Saturday & Wednesday of every month, 1-3pm. £5
Booking essential, call 0161 275 7450
Social art and craft workshop. Try your hand at some new and unusual techniques in a fun and friendly atmosphere. You’ll even receive a voucher to enjoy a brew in our cafe when you’re done! In this next series we will be taking inspiration from a selection of Whitworth Art Gallery’s Textile Collection, displayed in the textile cases and featuring a wide range of work all exploring ‘Tradition and Innovation’.
Wednesday 10 July – Andrea Lord
BUTTON IT! Embroidered, appliqued & scrap fabric buttons make beautiful individual lapel decorations, liven up a plain bag, or make a matching set for a favourite cardy – this workshop will explore various decorative methods of stitchery on a small scale & then apply it to a button.
All materials, including button blanks are supplied.
Saturday 20 July – Caroline Coates
Embroidery, either crewel or embroidery embellishments with beads.
Wednesday 14 August – Nell
Making stamps for repeat patterns
Saturday 17 August – Stewart Kelly
Booking essential, call 0161 275 7450.