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Design Dye Stitch : Create textile art by the sea

Shore Cottage Studio

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If you would like to design and make your own hand stitched textiles, this is the course for you. We’ll find inspiration in our surroundings, explore ideas on paper, dye our own colour palette of fabric and threads, and translate our designs using simple hand stitches.Day one starts with a walk on the beach collecting interesting materials to inspire your work. We explore the shapes, colours, and textures using; rubbings, printing, painting, and resist techniques to inspire our own unique designs. After a delicious lunch we move on to dyeing fabric and threads.Day two is all about stitching – whatever your ability I will help you to choose, and learn, the right stitches to enhance your unique design. Our relaxed and supportive environment means that complete beginners and experienced stitchers can work side by side.You will take home a framed finished piece as well as a sketchbook bursting with ideas and a wide range of dyed samples for you to develop further.

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If you would like to design and make your own hand stitched textiles, this is the course for you. We can show you how to find inspiration in your surroundings, explore ideas through mark making on paper, dye your own colour palette of fabric and threads, and translate your designs using simple hand stitches.

Day one starts with a walk on the beach collecting interesting materials to inspire your work. Back in the studio we explore the shapes, colours, and textures using; rubbings, printing, painting, and resist techniques to inspire your own unique designs. After a delicious lunch we move on to dyeing fabric and threads.

Day two is all about stitching – whatever your ability our tutor will be there to gently guide and encourage, and help you to choose, and learn, the right stitches to enhance your unique design. Our relaxed and supportive environment means that complete beginners and experienced stitchers can work side by side.

You will take home a framed finished piece as well as a sketchbook bursting with ideas and a wide range of dyed samples for you to develop further.

Stop At:

• Thurstaston Beach, Thurstaston England

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Not suitable for babies and young children
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travelers
Inclusions
  • Coffee and/or Tea - Unlimited hot drinks through the day, served with home baked biscuits
  • Lunch - Home made soup and home made bread still warm from the oven! Let us know if you have any dietary requirements as all food is made on site and we are happy to cater for all.
  • All materials, fabrics and threads included as well as a frame for your finished work.
  • Tuition between 10am and 4pm each day


Exclusions
  • No accommodation provided - guests can not stay over or have an evening meal


Departure Point
Shore Cottage Studio: Creative Courses by the Sea, Station Rd, Thurstaston, Wirral CH61 0HN, UK


Departure Time
10:00 AM

Duration
12 hours

Return Details
Returns to original departure point


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