Tag Archives: machine embroidery

2015 Christmas Exhibition photos

2015 Christmas Exhibition photos

Can’t make it to the shop to see our Christmas Exhibition this year? Then here are some photos of what you’re missing! (Not all of it – that would need twice as many photos!) All these lovely items are made by our customers, students and the Bramble Babes and we’re proud to show off their talents, skill… Continue Reading

16 July 2014 : Vanishing Worlds with Angie Hughes

16 July 2014 : Vanishing Worlds with Angie Hughes

Angie Hughes, one of our most popular tutors, will be teaching Vanishing Worlds on Wednesday, 16 July. This day workshop combines the creative techniques of transfer printing on felt, machine embroidery on soluble fabrics, layering and textural embellishment to create deliciously rich and complex embroideries inspired by the natural world. If you don’t think you’re arty,… Continue Reading

20 November 2013 : Daisy Bookwrap with Angie Hughes

20 November 2013 : Daisy Bookwrap with Angie Hughes

Angie Hughes, one of our most popular tutors, and author of Stitch, Cloth, Paper and Paint, will be teaching Daisy Bookwrap, a 1-day workshop on Wednesday, 20 November sharing some of the techniques from her book to make a twinkling little wrap for a notebook, diary or sketchbook. This is a fun workshop experimenting with… 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

27 February 2013: Book Covers with Anja Townrow

27 February 2013: Book Covers with Anja Townrow

Prize-winning quilter, Anja Townrow, will be teaching another of her popular workshops at The Bramble Patch on Wednesday, 27 February 2013: Book Covers. Bold curves, sharp points, and bright colours give Anja’s quilts their distinctive look, and these cheerful book covers are no exception. The workshop includes applique, machine embroidery and optional foundation piecing plus quilting… Continue Reading

3 November 2012: Vanishing Worlds with Angie Hughes

3 November 2012: Vanishing Worlds with Angie Hughes

Angie Hughes, one of our most popular tutors, will be teaching a 1-day workshop on Saturday, 3 November combining the creative techniques of transfer printing on felt, machine embroidery on soluble fabrics, layering and textural embellishment to create deliciously rich and complex embroideries inspired by the natural world. If you don’t think you’re arty, or… Continue Reading

13 July 2012: Exploring Velvet with Angie Hughes

13 July 2012: Exploring Velvet with Angie Hughes

We still have a few places left on this popular 2-day workshop with Angie Hughes starting 13 July in our specially built wet studio. If you’ve ever wanted to take the plunge into creating your own creative textile art, this fun and playful workshop will encourage you to experiment with a range of exciting effects… Continue Reading