Hand Embroidery Day Workshop with Thread Artist Hayley Mills- Styles

Sat 27th April 2019
Drawing Room, Leeds Central Library, Leeds, LS1 3AB
Hand Embroidery Workshop with Thread Artist Hayley Mills-Styles

Join thread artist Hayley Mills-Styles on this hand embroidery workshop. Taking inspiration from the library collections you will learn a range of stitches to produce your own piece of hand embroidered art.
Hayley will guide you through the basics of hand embroidery, teaching you a variety of stitches like chain stitch, French knots, satin stitch and beading. You will combine these stitches together to create a fun sampler showcasing your new skills.
All materials and equipment will be provided along with refreshments.
11+ under 16 to be accompanied by adult
Booking required £15 for this day course
Hayley is a textile artist and tutor, based in Leeds, with a passion for embroidery. She has been stitching since childhood and loves to pass on these traditional skills with a contemporary twist.
Alongside her teaching, Hayley creates embroidered drawings and sculptures for exhibitions and private commissions.
Hayley has a degree in Textile Crafts from the University of Huddersfield and a Masters in Textiles from Manchester School of Art.

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