Anyone interested in learning some basic design skills to enhance their weaving?:
Under the expert guidance of Alison Daykin, an award winning textile designer, you will be shown simple tricks and tips, over the five days of this course, that will soon have you producing your own exclusive designs, be it for weave, spinning, embroidery, patchworks and more. You don't need to be abel to paint or draw to take part in this course, just have an open mind !You will explore how colour can transform your work; discover how texture can make simple technique look completely different; learn how to produce pleasing stripes. You will go home with a range of swatches of your own design in whatever skill you enjoy and the confidence to put the "Wow" factor into all your future textile projects.
All materials and equipment are provided, but you may bring your own loom if you wish.13 - 17 August, either non-residential, including lunch or full board.Follow the link below to book:http://www.skylarkholidays.co.uk/leisure-activities/weaving
It's just too bad that I won't be able to be away from home that long this August. That is also probably the week my dad and sister are coming to meet the baby. Please keep posting great UK Classes here though. I hope to get back to more in person classes July 2013 or so.
Design for the Terrified
Oh, what a shame, Erica, but lovely to see your family!
I've a few more courses I can put up for Skylark Holidays, and I also teach 1 to 1 tailor made courses, too.