Conductive Thread Embroidery Workshop with Hayley Mills-Styles
Conductive Thread Embroidery Workshop
Learn the traditional craft of hand embroidery with artist Hayley Mills-Styles. Hayley will guide you through the basics of hand embroidery where you will learn how to create your own geometric stitched using a variety of stitches including back stitch, chain stitch and blanket stitch.
Once you have completed your embroidered design onto calico fabric, you will learn how to create your own soft circuit using conductive thread to light up an LED in your design.
This workshop is suitable for beginners to embroidery and all materials and equipment will be provided.
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.