Enjoy a day learning how to look for inspiration in your surroundings, dye fabric and threads and explore simple hand stitching to create a unique framed piece of textile art.
We haven’t had a works in progress Wednesday for a while so we thought you’d like to see what we have been up to recently. Kris has been adding to his laser cut works with feather pieces building on his earlier Tenkuu works and new pieces based on structurally accurate animal skeletons. Sue has expanded […]
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We are looking forward to the Wirral Open Studio Tour 13th-14th June and have been busily mounting and framing new works. You can read more about the tour and download the map from the official website here. Kris, Laura and Sue will all be exhibiting their latest work and we thought you might like to […]
Last night Sue, Kris and Laura attended the Liverpool City Region Tourism Awards at St George’s Hall in the Centre of Liverpool. Shore Cottage Studio was in the running for Small Visitor Attraction of the Year 2015 and we were very exited. Here we are at the drinks reception outside St George’s Hall feeling slightly […]
Sue hosted a two day Explore Design Stitch course this weekend for Pam and Kinnari. After a walk on the beach to gather inspiration Sue encouraged the pair to explore mark making. Pam and Kinnari used a wide range of objects to abstract a design concentrating on pattern and texture taking the coastal artefacts as […]
Sue has been working on more of her stitched sketches with Kris and Laura’s eldest, Knox. Here are three more from the series we covered in a previous blog post. Knox provides the illustrations that Sue transfers to the fabric with pains taking hand stitching. Look at the feet on this ostrich – en pointe! […]