Summer Workshops

I'm delighted this year to offer a selection of Summer Workshops at my new studio at Spring Farm, Moorlinch in Somerset.  It is an inspirational rural setting, brilliant for creative workshops and fingers crossed the sun will come to play on workshop days!  Nearby bed and breakfast accommodation can be arranged where required.  Please email me on somersetstitch@gmail.com for further information or to make a booking.


Shibori Bead Embroidery - 7th July 2019 - Sally Boehme - FULL
I am delighted this summer to invite Herefordshire maker Sally Boehme to run creative workshops for the first time in my studio.  First up this year is amazing and unusual Shibori Bead Embroidery.  At this one day workshop attendees will make a stunning broach or pendant on hand dyed silk fabric.

Attendees are welcome to bring along their own beading supplies and can also purchase beads, silk fabric and sundries from Sally.  The cost of this day workshop is £35 to include refreshments and a light lunch.  The workshop times are 10am to 4pm

 Felt Corsage - Sunday 29th July 2018 - Kim Winter
A workshop for anyone who fancies channelling their 'inner Frida Kahlo or simply adding a flash of fun to an outfit.  Choosing from colourful fleece, attendees will learn how to create layers of felt using a plastic resist, felt a spike and the flowers and finally to cut, shape and edge the finished petals.

The cost of materials is included in this workshop, including a brooch back - please bring an old towel and plastic bag only.  The workshop cost is £35 for the day to include materials, refreshments and a light lunch.  The workshop times are 10am to 2pm.

Bling Button Making - Sunday 12th August 2018 - Sally Boehme
Making your own buttons is a fun and useful skill to learn.  Sally Boehme has many skills in button making with polymer clay and this one day workshop will demonstrate the possibilities for making 'bling buttons'.  Attendees will make a selection of buttons experimenting with a range of artistic products.

Attendees are welcome to bring along their own clay supplies and can also purchase these and other art supplies from Sally.  The cost of this day workshop is £35 to include refreshments and a light lunch.  The workshop times are 10am to 4pm