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Sorry this competition is now closed. The good news is that the Owl Kantha pattern by Angela Daymond is available through the shop.
Date:7 8 November 2020
Location: The Hog’s Back Hotel & Spa, Farnham, Surrey
Two great tutors to choose from for two days of Embroidery inspiration. You can choose either hand embroidery with Niamh Wimperis or machine embroidery with Anja Townrow
Jennie is a world renown quilt teacher, lecturer, author of nine quilt books and numerous patterns. From Houston to Qatar, Durban to Melbourne, Auckland and many other international cities, Jennie has wowed them all with her superb teaching style and hilarious lectures all laced with wit, charm and professional expertise.
Sorry, the competition is now closed . The kit is available through the shop.
Sallieann enjoys traditonal quilting techniques and has won several quilt show awards in the UK and the USA. Be sure to check out her wool applique projects using a blend of hand and machine sewing.
Niamh Wimperis is one of the most colourful and dynamic embroidery artists currently practicing. She appeared on the BBC2 programme, The Victorian House of Arts and Crafts.
Kelley is keen to help people who have never done hand embroidery, to give it a go.
With over 25 years as a textile designer and teacher, Janet regularly hosts talks and workshops, focusing on the design process and creative techniques she uses - - especially drawing with your sewing machine and free motion machine appliqué.
Kathleen is a freelance designer and embroiderer producing a wide range of innovative textile works. She enjoys blending traditional techniques with contemporary designs and unusual mediums to construct beautiful textiles -- from floral patterns in organza to goldwork.
Making art is Kate’s passion. She works predominantly in textiles producing a wide range of work from wildlife and landscapes through to unusual night sky inspired pieces embedded with fibre optic lighting.
Mandy brings a distinctive whimsical design style to traditional techniques such as embellishing with buttons and rik rak.
Fran has a passion for beading and she loves sharing that excitement with her students
Angela Daymond is a textile artist, quilter and teacher who just loves to stitch.