Learning to sew is a purposeful activity, that can bring people of different age groups, cultural and socio-economic backgrounds together. Embroidery offers a therapeutic and relaxing way of expression, giving people the tools to explore their creativity and build practical life skills.
Renew & Repair Project
South Riverside Community Development Centre
In partnership with SRCDC, Renew and Repair is a weekly workshop focused on up-skilling community members. Workshops alternative between online Zoom discussions and practical in person sessions. More information at https://www.srcdc.org.uk/events/
Patchwork in the Park
Held at Grange Pavilion, Patchwork in the Park concluded a series of well-being workshops - in partnership with Jukebox Collective and Sub-Sahara Advisory Panel. This workshop gave an introduction to sustainable fashion and tutorials for simple embroidery techniques.
I will be running two workshops with St Fagans National Museum of History, details to be released end of July/early August.