Online workshop

Criminal Quilts Embroidered Images online workshop Saturday 14th November 2020. £59 including one digital printed image to work on. Full details in my online shop here. Bookings open now until 1st November.

Zoom talks for groups

I am happy to give talks for groups via Zoom about my practice and exhibitions, about Criminal Quilts or a bespoke talk for special interest groups outside of textiles such as local history. I can also offer talks about professional practice for students or early career artists.

I have a pro Zoom account and have been running events on Zoom since March so it should all run smoothly.

My 2020 fee for Zoom talks is £100.

2021 bookings will be £110.

I might be able to do talks in person in later 2021 but only within one hour travelling time from Leicester. We can pencil these in for now and confirm nearer the time.

Please see here for talk options and then return to this form to select the preferred talk. Please also read Terms and Conditions / guidance notes here before confirming a booking.

In The Shadows: Experimenting with Transparent Fabrics

Weekend Workshop at Hope & Elvis

Rescheduled to 2021, TBC

2 day workshop 10am-4pm

shadowwork detail
In the Shadows: experimenting with transparent fabrics
Transparent fabrics, combined with careful stitch and cutting can be used to create beautiful, dedicate and detailed textile pieces. Ruth loves using sheer fabrics like silk organza and cotton organdie and combining them with traditional and modern techniques including reverse appliqué, shadow embroidery and corded quilting. In this two day workshop, you will have the chance to try lots of different techniques and to explore Ruth’s inspirational work and her collection of delicate historical textiles.
Over two days you will learn about the different fabrics (all provided) and how to best combine design and technique to create a series of samples showcasing textiles and transparency.
£190 materials and 2 course lunch included

HOPE & ELVIS Harley Foundation Studios
7 Tan Gallop,
S80 3LW

Talks 2020

None scheduled at present. Please join my mailing list to find out new dates.

Talks and workshops for groups

I can occasionally give talks to groups, mainly in the midlands or alongside exhibitions elsewhere.

2021 Prices

Leicestershire :  £135 (plus travel)

Up to one hour from Leicester £160 (plus travel)

More than one hour from Leicester, prices start from £200. please enquire for a quote.

I am unable to do evening talks more than one hour travel time from Leicester unless accommodation is provided. Fees will increase for 2022, please contact me for details. 

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