Monthly Workshops

Starting in October, in Boxmoor Hemel Hempstead, there will be day workshops on the 2nd Monday and the 3rd Saturday of each month. From 10am till 2.30pm.

The Monday Folk Art Blanket Club is inspired by aspects of the Folk Art Exhibition at Tate Britain in 2014.

We will be using hand embroidery on soft vintage wool blankets and stunning hand dyed silk and wool threads with found treasures to make samplers, textile books, wall hangings,brooches and pin cushions.

You can also bring along a project and your own ephemera to add to your artwork.

Come along and enjoy some peaceful time learning the gentle art of hand stitching and feel your self relax. All materials and cake are included in the price. £45 for the day,

The first ones will be on October 13th and November the 10th 2014. Booking is essential.

The Saturday workshops also start in October. These cost £65 for the day

The first one will be on October 18th and will be Altered Books.

The times are 10am till 4pm and all materials are provided except for any images or ephemera you may want to add to make your book more personal or to work on a special theme.

The November 15th workshop will be on Gelli Monoprinting.

January will be beginners Handmade felt. Felt brooch and panel.
February will be the next stage in Handmade felt. A wet felted picture and needle felting.

I will be running further workshops throughout the year including Rust dyeing, Resin Jewellery, Journals and sketchbooks, stitched and recycled jewellery.

Contact me through this website to book your space on any of the workshops.