Mixed Media Embroidery Course with Thread Artist Hayley Mills- Styles (6 Weeks)

Drawing Room, Leeds Central Library, Leeds, LS1 3AB
Sat 1st June 2019 1:30PM
Join thread artist Hayley Mills-Styles on this six-week mixed media embroidery course.
1st 8th 15th 22nd 29th June: 6th July
Taking inspiration from the library collections you will research and develop a range of techniques to produce your own pieces of mixed media art.

During this six-week course Hayley will guide you through the processes of research and experimentation using a variety of art and textile techniques. Throughout the course you will create a journal which records the processes you have learnt and inspire your future projects. During the course you will access to the Art Library and wonderful resources like the Sanderson Collection to inspire you.
The course will be structured over six, 2.5-hour sessions in the Drawing Room at Leeds Central Library. Hayley will guide you through techniques like applique, free-motion embroidery and collage using materials like fabric, paper and found objects.
All materials and equipment will be provided along with Tea and Coffee.
Booking required £60 for this 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.
Booking required £60 for this 6 week course
Event Details

From Sat 1 Jun 2019, 1:30PM to Sat 6 Jul 2019, 4:00PM


Drawing Room, Leeds Central Library, Leeds, LS1 3AB

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