Visible Mending with Sarah Elwick
Visible Mending with Sarah Elwick
Visible Mending with Sarah Elwick
Visible Mending with Sarah Elwick
Visible Mending with Sarah Elwick
Visible Mending with Sarah Elwick

Visible Mending with Sarah Elwick

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Course summary:

During this relaxed session, Sarah will demonstrate a range of techniques used in visible mending. These techniques are specifically aimed at mending or darning knitwear rather than woven garments. Garments can be hand or machine knitted. Working with your own garments she will help you plan an approach to mend these to revitalize it into a beautiful original work of art.

With a mindful approach and a passion for sustainability, Sarah will host this session trading tips, techniques and anecdotes about her textiles career.

Tutor biography:

Sarah Elwick is an experienced and creative textile designer specialising in knitwear, upcycling, embroidery and visible mending.  She currently works as a Senior Lecturer in Textiles and Business studies at the University of Brighton.

Sarah has in-depth experience in leading workshops across a number of subjects including her specialism in knitwear design. With a passion for sustainability, Sarah’s work now focusses on using waste materials, mending, and upcycling garments.

Location:

MAKE Arch 3. Please check in with a member of staff at the shop till area to be directed to the correct area.

Refreshments provided:

Refreshments will be available during the class. A delicious lunch will be served supplied by one of our neighbouring independent businesses. You will be contacted ahead of the course date with menu options.

What to bring with you:

During this relaxed session, Sarah will demonstrate a range of techniques used in visible mending. These techniques are specifically aimed at mending or darning knitwear rather than woven garments. Garments can be hand or machine knitted. Working with your own garments she will help you plan an approach to mend these to revitalize it into a beautiful original work of art.

Progression:

Atelier Beside the Sea has a range of sewing, embroidery and textiles courses.

If you would like to develop your skills in this area this course is perfect to attend time and time again as you will be supported to advance your techniques in each session.

Specific advanced courses will be added as we develop our range of courses throughout the year. Please check the MAKE section of our website for course details or alternatively sign up to our mailing list to receive regular updates.

Booking terms & conditions:

You can view the MAKE booking terms & conditions here.

As we send information to you ahead of your course start date please ensure you provide full contact information when booking, including a contact number and email address.

Contact us:

If you have any questions about this course, please feel free to contact us at make@atelierbrighton.co.uk