Creative Upcycling Workshop with Hayley Mills-Styles
Creative Upcycling Workshop
Learn the traditional craft of hand embroidery and applique with artist Hayley Mills-Styles. Hayley will guide you through the basics of hand embroidery and applique where you will learn how to add some exciting details to an unloved item of clothing. You will learn how do applique using fusible webbing and a variety of stitches including back stitch, chain stitch and blanket stitch.
All materials and equipment will be provided but you will need to bring an item of clothing or an accessory that you would like to upcycle.
Hayley is a artist and tutor, based in Leeds, with a passion for embroidery. She has been stitching since childhood and loves to pass on these traditional skills with a contemporary twist.
Alongside her teaching, Hayley creates embroidered drawings and sculptures for exhibitions and private commissions.
Hayley has a degree in Textile Crafts from the University of Huddersfield and a Masters in Textiles from Manchester School of Art. Take a look a her website for more details.