Weaving on little looms – Textured wall hangings
Create wonderful woven wall art for your home working on a variety of
Inkle, frame, mini heddle and bead looms.
Designing for weave – Colourplay workshop
Experiment with colour using paint, thread and imagery to
generate design ideas for woven cloth.
Handwoven patterns - Rigid heddle loom weaving
Learn to weave a selection of patterned fabrics on a table loom
These weaving classes will run at Digswell arts in Letchworth town centre.
Thursday 12th July
Plus coming soon...
'Make your own Vintage inspired Summer skirt' - An Introduction to making your own garments L1
In this exciting new workshop we will cover all the basics to provide you with the knowledge and techniques required to start creating your own simple designs for unique wearable garments. During the course you will each make a skirt inspired by the fabulous fashions of the 1950's...
Notions & Threads - inspiration for design
Fabric selection - colour me beautiful
Pattern layout, pinning and cutting techniques
Garment construction - putting it all together
Stitching up - waistbands & hems
Adding trims & extra details - make it your own
Pressing & presentation - and general showing off!
This will be small friendly workshop for 2-4 people with 6-8 hours of tuition and expert guidance and is suitable for beginners to dressmaking. All equipment and suitable materials will be provided for you.
(you are welcome to bring your own fabrics & trims to work with, but please check material type/measurements with me first)
Places are strictly limited so if you would like to join in the fun please book asap to reserve your place
Special 'Summer holiday' price of just £45 per person!!
The workshop tutor will be Amy Wilson of 'Liliane Boutique' (est. 2009), who graduated from The London College of Fashion (LCF) in 2003 with a FDT Fashion Design Degree and has also completed a BA (hons) in the design and construction of contemporary textiles, 2011 at Norwich University College for the Arts (NUCA).
Please contact me for further information and to register your interest for this new workshop.
Phone: 07917 542405