Learn to make a wearable object- neckpiece or brooch by exploring surface manipulation techniques. These would include creative ways of interpreting pleating, smocking, layering to create forms with particular emphasis on exploring colour and texture. There will be plenty of one-on-one help and time to practice. You don’t need to bring anything. Fabric, threads and light refreshments are provided. You will also get a list of London fabric shops and haberdasheries to take away and explore. All levels welcome.
Cockpit Arts Holborn, Northington Street, London WC1N 2NP
Date Saturday, July 7 |10-4 pm
Course Fee £150
Places 8 students
About your tutor
Ekta Kaul is an award winning textile artist and an experienced tutor. She set up her studio practice in 2008 after winning the Craft Council’s prestigious business set up award Next Move. Her work is held in several private collections and is stocked at some of the best galleries in the UK and the US. Ekta regularly exhibits at national and international events and works from her studio in Bloomsbury, Central London.
- Fabrics, sewing supplies
- Use of specialist tools and equipment
- List of suppliers
- Tea, coffee, snacks