Workshops Tuesday, 31 October 2017

Maps of Wear and Tear: The Art of Darning

Artist, knitter, darner and Woman’s Hour Craft Prize Finalist Celia Pym leads this half day session on the art of visible mending.

  • Tuesday, 31 October 2017

  • Seminar Room 2

  • Tickets cost £46.00

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Maps of Wear and Tear: The Art of Darning photo

During the session, you'll examine your own favourite clothes, looking for damage and wear and explore the tenderness, care and necessary invention in mending. Participants are asked to bring along their own items to be mended, Celia will teach darning techniques whilst also discussing the meaning and wear in the garments.

All other materials (including practice pieces) included, suitable for beginners.