Felt Making: Jewellery Workshop
The day begins with a brief tour of the current exhibition: UNBOUND: Visionary Women Collecting Textiles with exhibition manager Rebecca Hone, thereafter participants will be introduced to the art of hand-rolled felt-making, before putting these new skills to work making a necklace and matching earring set to take home as a present, or wear immediately!
About our workshop leader: Artist and designer to the stars, Victoria Brown has produced felt for Paul Smith and designed hats for Jean Muir for many years. Victoria was senior lecturer at the University of Chichester, BA and MA Hons Fine Art and continues her practise and shares her knowledge through workshops across the country.
Important events details:
Please note that we are closed to the public on this day and so there will be no cafe on-site, please feel welcome to bring a packed lunch. Coffee and tea will be provided throughout the day.
There is a short flight of stone steps leading up to our entrance. Wheelchair access to the building can be gained via a stair climber. Visitors will need to transfer from their wheelchair into the stair climber wheelchair. Please note that the stair climber cannot be used in wet or icy weather conditions.
Please call us on 0207 836 3715 before visiting, to discuss your requirements.
Once inside the building, a lift provides access to all floors, and we have an adapted toilet on the ground floor.
Assistance animals are welcome, and we are happy to provide water on request.
For blue badge parking please see: www.bluebadgelondon.org.uk