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Cathy Moon teaches in a beautifully relaxed, but organised manner. Every student was able to produce multiple pieces that they could wear home or pass on as gifts to family or friends. We covered wrapping and stitching methods to produce some amazingly varied designs on...

We had two tutors teaching three completely different skills over three days. This meant a great deal of mixing media - felting, free motion sewing machine embroidery and resin embedding. Hugely inspirational, these two are fantastic teachers and are going places in each of their...

Colour my Textile World is always a fun workshop with lots of mess and loads of fabric colouring techniques happening all at once. We had a pretty full class and saw a great variation in fabrics appearing out from under screens and blocks and stamps. Students...

Judy Wilford does the most incredibly detailed miniature embroideries imaginable. She gracefully shares whatever knowledge she can with anybody who is willing to learn. She brought out newly printed copies of her book and many students took a signed copy home with them. We had a...

Ecodyeing with Raella Morrison was great fun. We tried various plants from Raella's collection, as well as walking around Vicki's garden and picking leaves to dye various fabrics and paper with. We got lots of surprises with plants dyeing different colours from what they look....

We had a very full three days, but all of our students managed to take away finished shoes. We had a great variation in materials used to make their shoes - one chose recycled denim, while others had a mix of fabric and leather. Different...

Encaustics is one of the oldest art forms in the world. Wax is a very versatile and interesting medium to work with. Once heated, it adheres to almost anything porous and can have pigment added to it or can remain quite clear. Mirella packed in...