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Meetings with Metals

Learn how to manipulate and stitch with metals.

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Duration
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2 to 4 days
Materials and techniques
Metal, metal fabric, fabrics, metal manipulation and colouring, stitching on metals.
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Skill Level
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None required
Outcome
Explore, sample and create

Examine and explore the distinctive properties of metals and metal meshes as fabrics. Playing with metal foils is easy and can be incorporated into your textiles in many ways so we will begin with trial pieces, then spend some time working on a piece using your favourite techniques. Machine and/or handstitch.