Simple Beauty | Stitched Colour

simple beautynatural dye & slow stitch workshop
29-30 October 2016

Saturday
dye upcycled wool, threads & other natural fabrics in a palette of rich colour inspired by Amish quilts – glowing pinks and reds from cochineal, zesty yellows and greens from weld and indigo and deep,  rich purples, charcoals and soft greys from logwood. The workshop finishes around 4pm, after which you will have time to enjoy the beautiful grounds of the house, take a drive to the coast, or enjoy a treatment from one of the wonderful complementary therapists

Sunday
You will enjoy a relaxed day of hand stitching using your dyed fabrics to create  freeform patchwork. You will explore the Amish ethos of simplicity in stitch, learn a little bit about colour theory and mindful making and return home feeling totally relaxed, recharged and inspired…

breathing space

This weekend workshop takes place at Breathing Space in Hickling in the heart of rural Norfolk. It is a large house with log burning fires and large  comfy sofas, set in stunning grounds with a lake, a lovely tranquil place to sit, relax or stroll.

£259 for 2 one-day workshops with materials, includes one night’s shared accommodation in a twin/triple room, breakfast, dinner on Saturday night and lunches during the workshops. Extra night bed and breakfast accommodation available.

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