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...

Rachel Ayland comes from Bangalow and has been making bespoke shoes for 30 years. She is happy to share her wealth of knowledge on all types of shoe making. In this workshop students had flexibility to choose their own type of sandals. Rachel then took...

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....

Jane Atkinson, from the UK, came to the Studio in October 2013 to teach contemporary bobbin lace making using unusual materials and lots of colour. She taught using her book, Contemporary Lace for You, as a teaching aid. Students were encouraged to bring a photo...