Fantasy Floral Textiles
A brand new workshop for 2020!
Suitable for all levels of ability whether you are a complete beginner or textile enthusiast! All materials are included in the ticket price.
In this workshop you will explore ways to create colourful and exciting floral inspired designs on fabric. Embroidery and mixed media artist Jessica Grady will show you a variety of her techniques in creating sculpted 3D petals, beaded stamens, recycled bubble wrap leaves and textural embroidery stitches. As well as traditional textile materials Jessica will also show you ways to create your own materials and embellishments by up-cycling waste plastics and offcuts to create new and exciting embellishments to play with!
You will leave the workshop with a set of small fabric swatch designs that you can turn into a fabric sketchbook and a larger developed textile art pieces inspired by your fantasy floral designs, that you can frame up at home.
The venue is located in the centre of historic York and has parking available onsite for workshop attendees. The hall is approx 10 mins walk from York train station and can also be accessed via the Park and Ride bus routes that go into York.