darning classes and workshops
5 and 6 November, Hope & Elvis, Worksop, Nottinghamshire. I’m returning to Hope & Elvis for two one-day workshops: one with an emphasis on knitwear repair, and one an emphasis on repair of garments made from woven fabrics. Both workshops will be informally structured and both will include beginner and advanced level techniques: join in as you wish, according to your capability and interest. You can book for the workshops here, just scroll down to November.
14 January 2017, Selvedge Magazine, London. I’ll be teaching to workshops at Selvedge Magazine: 10:00-13:00h: Darning Master Class (Swiss darning and stocking darn); and 14:00-17:00h: Specialist Darning (for big holes). There is some simple homework for the Specialist Darning class. You can book here.
9-10 March, Edinburgh Yarn Festival, Edinburgh. On 9 March, 14:00-17:00h I’ll be teaching a Darning Master Class (Swiss darning and stocking darn). On 10 March I’ll be teaching another Darning Master Class 10:00-13:00h, and 14:00-17:00h a Specialist Darning (for big holes) class. You can find details here. Please note, booking opens on 15 October 2016, 14:00h (UK time.)
Brighton Repair Café
I volunteer at the Brighton Repair Café. We meet every last Saturday of the month and help you repair your stuff, ranging from garment repairs to small electrical goods, bicycles, and more. To find up-to-date information about venue and date of the next Repair Café, please check their blog here.
I currently have no exhibitions planned.