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The Makers Table – Free Machine Stitch
August 8, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm£45
Tuesday 8th August, 10am – 2pm. £45.
An Introduction to free motion embroidery which will enable you to create free flowing lines, patterns and forms in your textile practice. You will be given lots of ideas of how to combine a variety of techniques including fabric painting and appliqué to add detail and surface texture to your artwork. All materials will be provided, we have sewing machines at the studio, however if you prefer to bring your own you are very welcome.
Suitable for beginners. Participants must be over 16 years of age.
See General Information (below) for details on how to book.
Tea, coffee and cake are provided as part of your workshop fee.
Lunch; Please bring your own lunch, or there are places to buy lunch nearby such as The Canteen at Hotwalls, as well as a range of local pubs and cafes.
Parking; Parking is a mixture of up to two hours free parking opposite the studios, and paid parking which is priced from £1.60 an hour, 5 hours for £8 or all day for £12 (Prices correct at time of going to press).
Train; the nearest train station is at Portsmouth Harbour, which is approximately a 20-minute walk away from the Hotwalls Studios.
Toilets; there are no toilets located within the studio, but newly refurbished public toilets are located within the Hotwalls site, including an accessible toilet. These are approximately 100 metres away.
Studios and toilets are all wheelchair accessible.
Booking; please email firstname.lastname@example.org to book your place or drop in to see us in person. Workshops are limited to six places for each and will be allocated on a first come, first served basis. Participants must be over 16 years of age.
Please note that workshops take place in The Makers Table studio which is open to the public, so we may have a few curious passers-by popping their heads in to buy work or see what we are doing!