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Marjorie Coleman, The Tenants, detail, hand stitched thread on linen. Photograph by Bewley Shaylor

Following the Thread, Let the Cloth Speak – a decade of works by Marjorie Coleman

SHOPFRONT GALLERY, NORTH METROPOLITAN TAFE, 149 BEAUFORT ST, NORTHBRIDGE, WA Official Opening 2pm Saturday 27 July Exhibition dates 22 July through 9 August Monday to Saturday 10am to 5pm Marjorie Coleman is an original member of the West Australian Quilters’ Association, and a popular workshop tutor over many years. She has also been an active member of the WAQA […]

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Toss N Tell June 2019 Report

Mini-workshop Martien van Zuilen instructed us today on the principles of using inclusions to create interesting raised surfaces. She also demonstrated making a multi-layered ‘bowl’ utilising multiple resists. Martien van Zuilen Inclusions placed between layers of wool create a raised surface and can be left in or cut into to reveal the underlying wool colours. […]

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Katrina Virgona FELTED PODS Workshop

Katrina Virgona FELTED PODS Workshop FELTED PODS Workshop! I’ll be running this class on Saturday July 27th (10-1pm). Workshop participants are invited to display finished pieces in SEEDS, PODS & POLLEN – an exhibition curated by Sarah Toohey @midlandjunctionartscentre to be shown at Mundaring Arts Centre in September 2019 as part of the WHAT ON […]

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Liz Odd Cracked Earth

Toss ‘n’ Tell Report Saturday May 18 2019

Mini Workshop – CRACKed EARTH At today’s tutorial, Liz Odd instructed members on the principles of felting items to achieve a ‘cracked earth’ appearance. The technique utilises some form of strips of resist, for example masking tape, bicycle inner tubes, synthetic cords or cut-out designs in light-weight foam sheeting. The method can be used for […]

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Nuno Felt Tops Workshop – tutor May J Hvistendahl

May J. Hvistendahl is an internationally renowned felt artist from Norway. Since 1985 she has operated her full time felting studio Ullhuset (Woolhouse). Her specialty is nuno-felted clothing; designing and creating well-fitted, lightweight and durable garments using innovative techniques she has developed over 25 years. May teaches throughout Norway and internationally, including Japan, USA, Australia […]

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