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Cas Holmes led a wonderful workshop in sketchbooking. Students were shown various techniques for mark making and sketching. They were encouraged to try methods of drawing that forced them to relax and become more free with their own style. Works in sketchbooks can be used...

Cas Holmes led a wonderful workshop in sketchbooking. Students were shown various techniques for mark making and sketching. They were encouraged to try methods of drawing that forced them to relax and become more free with their own style. Works in sketchbooks can be used...

Cathy Moon is such a fantastic teacher. Her workshop ran smoothly (as always) and students churned out metres of stunning shibori dyed fabrics. Cathy taught stitching, scrunching, clamping and pole wrapping techniques which all give unique and exciting results in a variety of fabrics....

Judy Wilford is such an established artist and teacher that her workshops are always seamlessly smooth. Students were introduced to the art of narrative embroideries such as the famous Bayeux Tapestry. Judy explained some of the aspects of design in a narrative embroidery and how...

Jan Clark taught a great workshop on sewing machine techniques to make fabulous, lumpy and bumpy fabric samples to incorporate into whatever projects students wished....

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...

Rhonda Ellem's exciting workshop on repeat handblock printing went really quickly. Over the weekend Rhonda showed us how to draw up3 different types of printing blocks using lino. We all completed art prints, repeat printed fabric and a small concertina book showcasing the class work....