TEXTILE ART AND CERAMICS IN THE MOURNES,IRELAND  08-09 06 19

TEXTILE ART AND CERAMICS IN THE MOURNES,IRELAND 08-09 06 19

Regular price £250.00 Sale

Jane Mathers Textile Artist is returning to the Mourne Creative workshop to share her skills and knowledge with us to create your own mixed media piece of textile art inspired by our majestic Mourne landscape rich in texture colour and form

Working on Irish linen Jane will guide us through techniques such as mark making from several stiching techniques to add texture to depth to your work

There are ample interesting native flora  here in Mourne to inspire you to create your own Mourne art from the mauves of the bell heather the whispering bog cotton to the luminous yellow gorse that highlights the Mourne landscape not to mention the ever changing backdrop of the mountain profiles or the rugged edges of the tufty dunes at Murlough beach

What will inspire you to create your own Mourne landscape...?Bringing home your OWN piece of Mourne textile art

In the evening if the weather is fine we hope to hike up Meelmore so bring your boots and outdoor gear 

Then on Sunday to return to Gorse Hill barn to indulge in ceramics with Amy Mackle to create your own small stoneware cottages by experimenting with such ceramic techniques such as slab building hand rolling and glazing. The cottages can be doubled up as tea light holders 

The Workshops will take place at the barn at Gorse Hill Farm and will run from 10-4pm each day with a break for a picnic lunch between 1 and 2 pm

In the evening dinner will be around the campfire and to sleep in the luxury glamping pods equipped with sockets ,heater, mattress' and fire bowl for toasting marshmallows ..YUM

All materials, food and accommodation are included in the cost. All we need is you and your creativity and a sleeping bag and comfy shoes. Rediscover your creativity.... Make new friends and bring  home what a little bit of your own Mourne creativity. All here in the stunning surroundings of the majestic Mourne mountains, Ireland