Creative Textiles for Mothers Day

Our own homage to ‘Learning with Mother’, with a vintage twist! Bring your mum or that someone special to create a piece of Textile Art together.
Start Date Sat 14 Mar 2020
Days 1
Time10:00 - 16:00
CampusAireville Campus
Fee£49 *


During this one day course, you will learn how to create a vintage-inspired free-hand embroidery picture. From planning, drawing and sewing, you will be given tuition in all the skills you need to create your own piece of Textile Art. Using basic sewing skills, you will be shown how to design and create a unique piece of art. Working with your team of two, you can create something special, either together or individually. You will be able to frame the resulting free-hand embroidery as a picture.

Basic sewing skills and how to use a sewing machine are essential. This course is suitable for improvers.

Equipment Info

  • Scraps of fabric to make something new
  • Colour co-ordinated thread for this project
  • You may wish to bring your own sewing resources to the course (i.e. your own shears etc)
  • Please remember to bring a packed lunch with you and a travel cup (with a lid) for tea/coffee. Tea and coffee supplies will be provided on the day, as well as a special treat for all the mums!


* Fee remission available on this course, click here for further information