Bespoke Stitched Book
Relax and create with this calming creative session. You will learn hand stitching, appliqué, braiding, boro and more techniques to create your own unique fabric book.
This workshop is for anyone who would like to develop their stitching. Suitable for beginners as well as those with previous experience and those looking for new creative ideas. Learn a variety of techniques and customise them to create a multilayered, textile art book either for yourself or as a gift. A reflective, mindful as well as creative activity!
Led by our experienced tutor and mixed media artis Helen, the session will cover:
Making a stiff fabric book cover
Designing your fabric pages
Weaving strips of fabric
Small regular stitching in the Japanese Boro stitch style
Ways to add words
Braiding a cord page marker
Making a tassel
Techniques for stitching your book together
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