Still life, working with silk organza and hand stitch.
Emily Jo Gibbs is a British Artist who over the last two decades has established an international reputation for her delicate textiles. https://www.emilyjogibbs.co.uk/still-life-1
Experiment with composition, using over lapping layers of translucent fabrics to build areas of different colours and tones.
Create a collage that is the backdrop for your hand stitching.
Using a variety of media including pencil, and silk paint, see how you can transfer images on to silk organza.
Mark making with hand-stitch, experiment with stitch length and density.
On this course you will make one or two test pieces. If you would like to work your own drawings and/or photographs please bring them along (A5 size).