Stitched Paper Shoes with Jennifer Collier - 9th February - on sale 26th Oct
Paper pioneer Jennifer Collier creates exquisite sculptures from vintage recycled materials in conjunction with stitch; a contemporary twist on traditional textiles. The papers serve as both the inspiration and the media for the work, with the narrative suggesting the forms. Through this marriage of unlikely materials old papers are transformed into something truly unique, delicate and complex.
Jennifer completed a BA (hons) in Textiles (Print, Knit and Weave) in 1999 at Manchester Metropolitan University, is internationally exhibited, and has had her work featured in over 60 magazines and over 15 books to date.
Creating decorative paper shoes from found and recycled papers. You will have a choice of four styles of shoe to choose to make, you will be shown a range of construction techniques, roses, covered buttons and Suffolk puffs and a range of hand stitching to embellish. we will also go onto decorating a shoebox to house your beautiful pair of Shoes
£85 including 2 course lunch and all materials
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