Abstract or Figurative?
13th August 2022 –
Creative Freehand Machine Embroidery Workshop with Maggie Allmark and Dr Jack Roberts
Join Textile artists Dr. Jack Roberts and Maggie Allmark on this day long workshop and learn how to draw with your sewing machine.
You will be shown the basic techniques of freehand machine embroidery such as mark making and infilling, and then will develop your own work in abstract or figurative approaches. This workshop is suitable for complete beginners or anyone wanting to develop their practice.
Dr. Jack Roberts is a highly acclaimed textile artist and uses his sewing machine to create abstract work. Known as jpr_ stitch on Instagram, Jack has thousands of followers and sells his work internationally. Maggie Allmark has exhibited her own figurative machine embroideries across the country and sells in galleries and exhibitions.
We usually require you to bring your own sewing machine with the ability to drop the feed dog. However, if you need to borrow a machine please get in touch.
Cost £65 to include free parking and refreshments.
Please bring your own lunch.