THIS CREATIVE COURSE EXPLORES TEXTILES AS AN ART FORM. YOU WILL BE ENCOURAGED TO TAKE AN EXPERIMENTAL APPROACH TOWARDS TEXTILES IN ORDER TO GAIN A GROUNDING IN A RANGE OF TEXTILE TECHNIQUES WHILST WORKING WITH BOTH TRADITIONAL AND ALTERNATIVE MATERIALS.
THIS COURSE IS LED BY HARRIET LAWTON, A PRACTICING CONTEMPORARY TEXTILE ARTIST.
In this workshop we will explore the traditional technique of pieced patchwork, but with contemporary materials. We will experiment with a range of materials including fabric, plastic and paper to create our own unique quilt piece.