1st Sep 17

Brixton Design Trail - The Supper Cloth at The Department Store

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/brixton-design-trail-the-supper-cloth-at-the-department-store-tickets-37237034974

Enjoy the benefits of slow stitching, learn and practice hand embroidery stitches to make a stitched work of art which celebrates Brixton. Experience the benefits of slow stitching and communual making in the beautiful surroundings of The Department Store, Brixton. Take home your limited edition embroidery specially designed for the Brixton Design Trail.

Working together on our large embroidery frame, guided by embroidery experts Aimee Betts and Melanie Bowles contemporary embroidery designers and educators at Chelsea College of Art and Goldsmith University.

The Supper Cloth workshop is part of UNDER/EXPOSED, a design series hosted by Squire and Partners in their new Brixton office, The Department Store. Providing a platform for the area’s finest creative talent, the dynamic line-up includes a conceptual fashion installation, printmaking, embroidery, typography, leather and papercraft as well as talks and a maker market.

Brixton Design Trail is a collaborative creative network that provides a platform for showcasing a wealth of homegrown talent during the London Design Festival. We have a mission to place design and creativity in the public realm making it accessible for the whole community to enjoy.

When: Sunday 17th September 2017, 10.30am-12.30pm or 2-4pm

Where: Squire & Partners, The Department Store, 248 Ferndale Road, SW9 8FR

Price: £24.49

Booking: Click on the link above

18th Aug 17

Braided BraceletS Workshop at Daylesford, Notting Hill

https://daylesford.com/events/braided-bracelets-workshop-aimee-betts-notting-hill/

Using traditional braiding & knotting techniques, embroidery designer Aimee Betts will instruct you on how to create a collection of wearable braided bracelets, perfect for the summer months.

Minimum age 12 years. You can expect to take home at least two handmade braided bracelets from this workshop.

DATE: Thursday 21st September 2017

LOCATION: Daylesford Notting Hill, 208-212 Westbourne Grove, Notting Hill, London W11 2RH

TIMINGS: 6-8pm

PRICE: £25 per person

BOOKING: Click on the link above

8th Aug 17

Braided Bracelets Workshop at Daylesford, Cotswolds

https://daylesford.com/events/braided-bracelets-workshop-aimee-betts-cotswolds/

Using traditional braiding & knotting techniques, embroidery designer Aimee Betts will instruct you on how to create a collection of wearable braided bracelets, perfect for the summer months.

Minimum age 12 years. You can expect to take home at least two handmade braided bracelets from this workshop.

When: Wednesday 30th August 2 - 4pm

Where: Daylesford near Kingham, Gloucestershire, GL56 0YG

Price: £25 per person

Booking: Click on the link above