Fearless Quilting & Courageous Stitching
This 6-week online course will guide you on how to create your own usable, loved-up, art quilt. You’ll learn the how-tos of machine and hand stitching and make your very own heirloom quilt.
But more importantly you’ll discover ways to step through the fears of perfectionism, and how to embrace your mistakes (in quilting and in life!), and see the beauty in your innate creativity.
Begins 5th August, 2019. Early bird pricing ends 31st July.
Natural & Botanical Dye
Learn the magic, art & science of natural dyeing. Creating colour from your landscape, garden, compost or powdered dyes, you’ll learn how to eco-print, bundle dye, hot and cold dyeing as well as solar dyes. Indigo vat is included. Shibori and patterns on cloth extends what you can create onto your fabric, yarn or paper.
Available for immediate access and you have lifetime access to this course, including any extra information I add.
Videos and downloadable PDF
The Art & Craft of Loom Weaving
This online workshop takes you from the very beginning of how to warp up your loom, right through to the stitches you’ll need to create your own woven wall hangings or textile works.
You’ll learn how to create texture, shapes & patterns - both graphic and organic, how to join colours and so much more. I also share my thoughts on how to use the ancient craft of weaving to learn your own art of listening to your creative voice.
The course includes making a wall hanging, woven cushion, purse and jewellery (this is being added soon).
Available for immediate access through my online teaching school, and you have lifetime access to this course, including any extra information I add over the years.
Basket Making using Raffia and Fabric scraps
Come weave with me! These step-by-step videos will have you feeling like you’re sitting right beside me in my studio. I’ll show you how to weave your very own beautiful basket using natural fibres such as raffia and fabric scraps (new videos coming soon!).
I also share how I dye raffia using kitchen scraps to create my own naturally dyed colours.
Available for immediate access through my online teaching school. You’ll have lifetime access to this, including any extra segments I add.
Printing on Fabric : instinctual mark-making, screen printing and stencil-printing onto fabric.
Learn how to set up a screen to create your own designs onto fabric. I show you the step-by-step process of designing and cutting your own stencils and then applying them to fabric either by screen printing or stencilling.
We’ll also play and explore with experimental mark-making using found objects and nature brushes - this is so fun and a perfect addition to my Natural Dyeing class. Dye your fabric, then paint it for your very own bespoke collections or gifts.
Available as step-by-step videos through my online teaching school, you’ll have lifetime access to this class including any new content I add.