Want to Try? Workshops and Classes.

Below are lists of this seasons classes and workshops. The venue is York, UK.          Max class numbers are 5.  Email me for more info or booking.


Techniques and approaches


Using those skills and ideas

Sept 12. Wednesday 10. 30- 2.30

Beginnings – Freehand machining.

Setting up the machine, basic techniques, and first creative steps towards making images and designs.

Sept 21 Friday 10. 30- 2.30

Constructing a landscape – combining techniques and mixing approaches to create a simple but very effective landscape

Sept 26 Wednesday 10. 30- 2.30

Use of Colour- Theory and non theory. Experiments and explorations.

October 5 10. 30- 2.30

Flower images – colour, surfaces, mixing stitches and shapes. Create beautiful designs, try different approaches and enjoy developing a range of skills.

Oct 10. Wednesday 10. 30- 2.30

Creating textures – collage/ raw applique and stitching. Working with surfaces and a spot of recreational violence with a seam ripper.

Oct 19 10. 30- 2.30

Drawing with your machine – control and vary your stitch techniques and explore your artistic stitchy side.

Oct 24 Wednesday 10. 30- 2.30

Flexing creative muscles…..A student led workshop – getting your own style and content.

Workshops are in Acomb, York – you will need your own machine. Cost – £35 – £10 deposit