'Metallic Fusion: Exploring Textile Alchemy' Journey through the world of shim metals, woven metals, soluble fabric, sheer fabrics, Lutradur heat reactive fabric, burning techniques, machine appliqué, intricate wire and beadwork.
18 -19 May 2024: Selwyn College. Metal, Weave, Stitch
'Metal, Weave, Stitch' Dip into a selection of media, experiment, then produce an artwork using your new textile and mixed media skills. Work with fabrics and papers, in stitch and in beads to make creative art.
4 -11 July 2024: Studio Preniac. Working with Metal as Textile
'Working with Metal as Textile' Reveal rich, textured surfaces combining thread, the shine of a metallic surface and the transparency of metal fabrics.
13 July 2024: Lincolnshire Stitchers. Impressive Metal.
'Impressive Metal' A quick workshop using embossing and stitching techniques with metal.
20 - 21 July 2024: Craft Arena. Subject tbc
1 -4 August 2024: Festival of Quilts.
Exhibition and workshops.
9 - 10 August 2024: Warwickshire Stitchers. Mixed Metal Patchwork
'Mixed Metal Patchwork' A time to explore the distinctive properties of metals and metal meshes including reclaimed domestic metals, fabrics, colouring and manipulation techniques, hand and/or machine stitching.
13 -14 August 2024: Taking Textiles Further. Subject tbc
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20 -21 August 2024: Taking Textiles Further. Subject tbc
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28 August - 1 September 2024: Scottish Stitch and Textiles. Metal as textiles
'Metal as textiles' Learn to use metal and metal cloth as textile srfaces.
4 - 8 September 2024: Open Ealing Arts. Subject tbc
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9,10, 11 September 2024: Granary Studio Owslebury. Subject tbc
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29 September - 5 October 2024: TAFTA. Wired
'Wired' You will be introduced to a range of wires and wire techniques which can be used to create wire drawings, textures and sculptures.
12, 13, 14 October 2024: Timeless Textiles. Mastering metal and fabric fusion
'Mastering Metal and Fbric Fusion' use metal, metal cloths, heat reactive materials and soluble film to create fantastic structures and textures.
30 November - 1 December 2024: Selwyn College. Flaming Hot Fibres
'Flaming Hot Fibres' Try out unusual materials to create fantastic textures for textile interpretations.
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