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Love Apple Hand Applique

A pretty 14'' block which can be made into a 4 block quilt with borders, or a larger 4x4 quilt. The block based on a pretty antique block I saw many years ago in a magazine, that I have redrafted (the original was smaller). Looks fabulous in traditional red and green on white, or could...
Fri 6th & Sat 7th Oct
9:00am - 4:30pm
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LookBook for Modern Quilts

This is a beginners' class with multiple fast ideas for pieced quilts that satisfy the modern aesthetic: lots of white or grey negative space, clear colours in plain or modern fabric prints, sparse elements rather than busy crowded spaces, simple processes, and a possibility for beautiful quilti...
Fri 6th & Sat 7th Oct
9:00am - 4:30pm
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Painting Imagery on Fabric with Textile Paints

Paint offers endless opportunities for creating special effects on fabric, from adding details, dimension or shadow to creating fully illustrated scenes. While working with textile paints, students learn to control paint bleeding, paint backgrounds and fill large areas evenly, avoiding blotchiness, ...
Fri 6th & Sat 7th Oct
9:00am - 4:30pm
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The New Complex Cloth

Explore the fundamentals of layered patterning, generated through dyeing and printing. Dunnewold will share her revised approaches to immersion dyeing, and the replacement of discharge processes with a variety of water-based resists. There will be an emphasis on tool making, and decorative finish...
Fri 6th - Sun 8th Oct
9:00am - 4:30pm
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Fabulous Facades

The word facade means the "face" or outward appearance of a building. In this class we are going to recreate a facade of a building in fabric. The building can be modern or old, a public building, a private home, a shed, a skyscraper, a caravan or a church. There are so many wonder...
Fri 6th & Sat 7th Oct
9:00am - 4:30pm
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Develop - Master Class

NOTE 21/6/2017. the tutor has advised that a sewing machine is NOT required for this class. Glenys describes herself as a contemporary quilt maker and collage artist who works with "found" cloth, namely old wool blankets and silk hand stitched, paper and rust, and many found object...
Fri 6th - Tue 10th Oct
9:00am - 4:30pm
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Miniatures

Note - class description has been revised from the printed book This is a class on English Paper Piecing NOT Foundation Piecing Small samples. 1/2 inch then 1/4 inch hexagons made into "Grandmothers' Garden Flowers" with and without surrounding hexagons.  1/2 inch "s...

Fabulous Fabrics

Enjoy a day of wonderful experimentation as you learn techniques to help you to create unique fabrics. The course covers methods for surface design using many of the products you may have heard about, but not tried. You will also have fun learning techniques such as stencils, masking, embossin...

Fabric and Form: Vessels

note 21/6/2016 - a sewing machine is only required for Saturday and Sunday In this workshop you will learn how to put old, familiar skills to use in creating new and unique textile art. You will learn to use fabric to make vessels or "textile sculptures", then design and construct yo...
Fri 6th - Sun 8th Oct
9:00am - 4:30pm
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