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Mixed Metal Patchwork

Experiment with metal as a textile.

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Duration
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2 to 4 days
Materials and techniques
Metals, fabrics, threads, metal manipulation and colouring, machine and hand stitch, embellishments.
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Skill Level
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Basic hand and machine stitching
Outcome
Explore, sample and create

A time to explore the distinctive properties of metals and metal meshes as fabrics with your sewing machine. Then collage or patchwork your pieces together to form a uniquely creative and beautiful sampler.