Jan's Takeaway Dye Day is always a fun workshop. Students are encouraged to experiment with coloured dyes to create bright new fabrics. Jan shows students a variety of ways to use dye on fabrics that they might not have thought of. The effects of folding,...

Judy Wilford is a fantastic teacher with years of experience in embroidery and teaching. She is most well known for her intricate  miniature landscapes, however, she has also practised other forms of embroidery including Kantha. Kantha stitching was traditionally used in Bangladesh and parts of...

Cathy Moon has years of teaching experience and is so generous with her knowledge. During the weekend students were encouraged to explore natural dyeing - including beetroot extract, madder, pomegranate and tea. They then over dyed their pieces with indigo using Shibori techniques of stitching,...

Seraphina Martin joined us from Sydney for a weekend of solar plate etching on 21-22 January 2017. She took complete beginners and advanced printers right through the process of solar plate etching over the two days. Students were given three plates to use and beautiful...

We braved the elements for this workshop - winter has really set in to the New England now and our students worked hard to get their shoes done before dark on the second day. Students chose a variety of fabrics and leathers for their shoes....