Threads workshop…some more pics.

Just a few more pictures from our threads workshop on Saturday. These images reflect what I was playing about with during the day. I don’t seem to have any pictures of what others were doing! I think it is quite a difficult one to resist the lure of the surface and is actually something I…

Thread Workshop

Our next workshop is on the theme of Threads and takes place at the POP gallery Chatham as part of the Fabrika exhibition. Both Clare and I have work up in the show. This workshop will be a drop in session so just turn up sometime between 11 and 3 on Saturday July 19th, see…

Paper and Thread workshop

Rosie and I were commissioned by NSEAD in partnership with Artswork to deliver a workshop for teachers and artists working in schools. I showed participants how to make simple one-sheet folded books and Rosie introduced everyone to free machine embroidery. Everyone enjoyed trying out the new techniques and thinking about how they could apply them in…

Stitching and bookmaking workshop

We are leading a stitching and simple bookmaking workshop for teachers on 1 May from 4.30-7pm in The Studios, 67 Astley Avenue, Dover, CT16 2PW as part of the Making Futures workshops for teachers. More info and how to book: Paper and thread Dover twilight

Paper Workshop

Clare and I held our second workshop ‘Paper’ yesterday in the wonderful space above Clare’s studio. There were 13 artists altogether which meant for some interesting conversations and collaborations. We were joined by Ron Wright who gave a really interesting talk about his time as a Papermaker at Dover’s Buckland Mill. This spurred us on…