MOURNE TEXTILE ART WORKSHOP with Jane Mathers     02/02/19

MOURNE TEXTILE ART WORKSHOP with Jane Mathers 02/02/19

Regular price £65.00 Sale

Come create your own piece of textile art inspired by the magnificent Mourne landscape guided by Jane Mathers -Textile Artist
Jane will take you through how to establish a strong background for you work the morning  painting on either paper or Irish linen then progressing to how to design and complete your work in the afternoon taking inspiration from such Mourne flora as heather, gorse , bracken, bog cotton wood sorrel and wild thyme and by adding shape/foreground to your piece inspired by the Mourne walls iconic mountain profiles or other ideas of your own
Feel free to bring along Mourne flora that inspire you or photos of Mourne vistas to work from. There will be an opportunity to sketch around the cottages before we begin to transfer on to your piece 
Jane will guide you through a number of hybrid traditional and contemporary textile techniques  to create an engaging and innovative piece textile work
All materials are supplied by Jane but you can bring your own pieces with added  personal significance along if you wish
The workshop also includes a Mourne Creative homemade lunch finished of with lemon and Marscapone mini cakes over at Bearnagh cottage
This workshop is suitable for beginners.
The Workshop runs from 11-4pm