Liz joined us for a weekend from France. Students in this class worked from a photo they found inspirational and converted it into an embroidered picture. They started by painting fabric in layers of colour. They then added stitches to build depth and movement. Each student...

In this workshop, students learnt some great tricks to take their drawings to a new level. Each lesson in the series of five had a different focus. Each day was challenging, but inspiring. This series was based purely on lead pencil and black or sepia pens,...

What a beautiful, relaxing weekend this was. Fiona  catered for all our levels of experience with water colour painting. She explained in detail the whole process, from choosing your paper, to stretching it and doing your first washes. She led us through to adding the...

This was an exciting workshop for complete beginners and experienced weavers. We filled the studio with table looms and proceeded to weave anything we could find (plant/mineral or otherwise!). Kay encouraged us all to stretch our imaginations and took the beginners from their first touch...

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...

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...