Tag Archives: Linda Maynard

14/15 March 2014 : Making Your Mark with Linda Maynard

14/15 March 2014 : Making Your Mark with Linda Maynard

Can’t draw, won’t draw? No problem! You don’t need to be able to draw to create personal imagery for quilt fabrics and textile art. If you are nervous about design Making Your Mark, a 2-day workshop with Linda Maynard, is the ideal opportunity to learn lots of techniques for mark-making on paper and fabric, and to spend two… Continue Reading

Throughout August: Open Studios at The Bramble Patch

Throughout August: Open Studios at The Bramble Patch

This year, running throughout August and in conjunction with our Summer Showcase exhibition, we’ll be repeating our popular season of Open Studios at The Bramble Patch. Open Studios are when some of our talented teachers generously bring their own materials, creative processes and work in progress along to our wet studio for the day(s), so that customers… Continue Reading

4/5 October 2013: Paper and Cloth Lamination with Linda Maynard

4/5 October 2013: Paper and Cloth Lamination with Linda Maynard

If you’re looking to try something a little different – something a little unusual and with almost endless potential for creative results – why not have a go at paper and cloth lamination? This exciting fabric and mixed-media technique will be taught in a dedicated workshop in our wet studio on 4 and 5 October… Continue Reading

Spring snippets

Spring snippets

Snippets is a regular post series where we round up lots of little bits and pieces about what’s hot, what’s happening, what’s new and what’s next. This time we catch up after Easter and look forward to the summer. Easter Exhibitions raise £1,500 for Macmillan After a cold, wet start due to the wintry weather,… Continue Reading

Easter Exhibitions start this Saturday

Easter Exhibitions start this Saturday

Quilts, embroidery, art cloth stitched textile art, mixed media books and boxes, sketchbooks and more! Our fabulous Easter Exhibitions – Orientation, Creative Explorations, Riches of Stitches and Hidden Depths – are being set up right now behind the scenes here at The Bramble Patch. This year we feature the latest from well-known textiles group SiX and… Continue Reading

Coming up: Easter Exhibitions at The Bramble Patch

Coming up: Easter Exhibitions at The Bramble Patch

Our Easter exhibitions will be on show from Saturday 23 March through Saturday 6 April 2013 (but closed Sundays and Easter Monday as always). This year we have a fabulous line up including: Orientation by SiX and Friends The textiles group SiX and Friends includes so many well-known and admired quilt and textile artists: Hilary Beattie,… Continue Reading

Starting January: Mastering Dye Processes with Linda Maynard

Starting January: Mastering Dye Processes with Linda Maynard

Learning to create your own, uniquely coloured cloth is one of the biggest and most exciting steps you can take in your journey as a creative quilter or textile artist. So many of us find that learning about hand-dyeing and printing, and other easy surface design techniques opens up whole new vistas to us as… Continue Reading