John Piper Inspired Batik with Jenny O’Leary

The artist John Piper created beautiful images of architecture and landscapes of Britain during the wars. These will be the inspiration to create Batiks on tissue using Jenny’s contemporary interpretation of a traditional technique. Working with hot wax, bleach and inks to make individual pieces of work. No experience is necessary as the technique will be taught from scratch.

Materials list.

Apron, hairdryer, gloves, Pritt type glue stick, images for inspiration of John Piper’s work and  also images of ruins, churches etc. Interesting papers such as old book pages, music scores, handmade paper. Photocopies of simple black & white architectural images, ie archways, doors etc.

Stretched canvas up to A3 – optional

Schedule Appointment

Eau Brink Studio:

It is set in a lovely rural situation just off the A47 and you can join Anita there where she will teach you to make all kinds of textile art in safe regulated conditions that include:

Restricted numbers to ensure safe social distancing.

Track and trace is in place.

Face masks are worn if demonstrations are taking place.

Hand sanitizers are situated at the entrance and in the bathroom facilities,

Disposable aprons and gloves.

The studio is light and airy and there are all sorts of hand and machine stitch workshops, Powertex and Eco dying.
Experimental Wednesdays takes place on the 3rd Wednesday of every month, where you are more than welcome to explore stitch and other textile art skills.
Anita will make you welcome and there might be other visitors there to chat with and share the experience . Cake and hot and cold drinks are available on tap through out the day.  You will also find lots of other items for sale. Die Cut Kits can be collected from the Studio if preferred.

Long Sutton Emporium:

EBS Retail is the name of Anita’s shop at Long Sutton Emporium where you can get kits amongst many other items that Anita makes and buys in such a needles and threads as well as fabric.
The long Sutton Emporium is situated on the A17 .look out for the bright orange signs.

 



Batik Papers with Jenny O’Leary

Learn the exciting art of Batik-hot wax resist-on paper and tissue paper, layering and adding wax and inks to create beautiful papers suitable for stitching into, for collage or book covers.

A small materials cost to be paid to Jenny on the day.

Refreshments but not lunch included. Refreshments include drinks, fruit and home made cake.

Materials list.

Apron, hairdryer, gloves, oddments for trapping under the tissue such as scraps of fine scrim, mesh bags from lemons etc, threads, string, fine lace

Schedule Appointment

Eau Brink Studio:

It is set in a lovely rural situation just off the A47 and you can join Anita there where she will teach you to make all kinds of textile art in safe regulated conditions that include:

Restricted numbers to ensure safe social distancing.

Track and trace is in place.

Face masks are worn if demonstrations are taking place.

Hand sanitizers are situated at the entrance and in the bathroom facilities,

Disposable aprons and gloves.

The studio is light and airy and there are all sorts of hand and machine stitch workshops, Powertex and Eco dying.
Experimental Wednesdays takes place on the 3rd Wednesday of every month, where you are more than welcome to explore stitch and other textile art skills.
Anita will make you welcome and there might be other visitors there to chat with and share the experience . Cake and hot and cold drinks are available on tap through out the day.  You will also find lots of other items for sale. Die Cut Kits can be collected from the Studio if preferred.

Long Sutton Emporium:

EBS Retail is the name of Anita’s shop at Long Sutton Emporium where you can get kits amongst many other items that Anita makes and buys in such a needles and threads as well as fabric.
The long Sutton Emporium is situated on the A17 .look out for the bright orange signs.


November 5, 2021

Double and Triple Embossing with Zena Landeryou

 

Week 5 of a 6 week course

Zena will be joining Eau Brink Studio as a tutor making cards. Each week for the next 6 weeks you can learn how to make fabulous cards , week five is all about embossing layers cards to create a Card.

This process involves using embossing powders to enhance your card. Embossing Powders are used with a ink pad and then heated to set them. The result is a raised area which can be used to highlight any area of your work or to outline a shape. This workshop will show you how to layer the embossing powders and then stamp into them again .

Embossing powders come in many different colours.

Once the embossed areas are set you can add colour and use the die cutting machine to create your shapes for your card.

The day commences at 10.00 and finishes at 13.00. Refreshments and kits provided.

Schedule Appointment

Accommodation

The nearest Hotel for bed and breakfast is the Premier Inn Kings Lynn hotel, 12 Clenchwarton Rd, King’s Lynn PE34 3LW. This hotel is under 5 minutes away from the studio by car. Anyone who is booked into the hotel but has no transport we can collect and return you to the hotel at no extra charge.

Covid Postponement and Refunds

Here at Eau Brink Studio we want to ensure everyone who is booked onto one of our workshops is kept safe and we will follow the governments advice on educational workshops.

If government advice means face-to-face workshops cannot continue due to coronavirus (COVID-19), classes will be rescheduled to another date where possible.

Where this is the case, and you cannot attend the new workshop on the new date refunds will be provided.

If you have used paypal or card payments the companies take their fees out of refunds. Unfortunately, there is nothing I can do about this as they take their cut before they pay anything out.

It is set in a lovely rural situation just off the A47 and you can join Anita there where she will teach you to make all kinds of textile art in safe regulated conditions that include:

Restricted numbers to ensure safe social distancing.

Track and trace is in place.

Face masks are worn if demonstrations are taking place.

Hand sanitizers are situated at the entrance and in the bathroom facilities,

Disposable aprons and gloves.

 

 


October 22, 2021

Embossing Folders with Zena Landeryou

Week 4 of a 6 week course

Zena will be joining Eau Brink Studio as a tutor making cards. Each week for the next 6 weeks you can learn how to make fabulous cards , week four is all about embossing folders  to create  Card.

This process involves using the cut and emboss system to create your card. By placing the folder through an embossing machine.

Once the embossed areas are set you can add colour and use the die cutting machine to create your shapes for your card.

The day commences at 10.00 and finishes at 13.00. Refreshments and kits provided.

Schedule Appointment

Accommodation

The nearest Hotel for bed and breakfast is the Premier Inn Kings Lynn hotel, 12 Clenchwarton Rd, King’s Lynn PE34 3LW. This hotel is under 5 minutes away from the studio by car. Anyone who is booked into the hotel but has no transport we can collect and return you to the hotel at no extra charge.

Covid Postponement and Refunds

Here at Eau Brink Studio we want to ensure everyone who is booked onto one of our workshops is kept safe and we will follow the governments advice on educational workshops.

If government advice means face-to-face workshops cannot continue due to coronavirus (COVID-19), classes will be rescheduled to another date where possible.

Where this is the case, and you cannot attend the new workshop on the new date refunds will be provided.

If you have used paypal or card payments the companies take their fees out of refunds. Unfortunately, there is nothing I can do about this as they take their cut before they pay anything out.

It is set in a lovely rural situation just off the A47 and you can join Anita there where she will teach you to make all kinds of textile art in safe regulated conditions that include:

Restricted numbers to ensure safe social distancing.

Track and trace is in place.

Face masks are worn if demonstrations are taking place.

Hand sanitizers are situated at the entrance and in the bathroom facilities,

Disposable aprons and gloves.

 

 


October 8, 2021
20201105_150314-min-1280x2288.jpg

Progression in Textiles: Open Studio and Make and Take and Exhibition

Progression in Textiles is a group of like minded people working to improve their practice over the year, Meeting at Eau Brink Studio.

During Open Studios we will be exhibiting work from both 2020 and 2021.

As a group of individuals we are all working on our own skill set, pushing the boundaries, exploring techniques and taking subjects as far as we can.

At our Textiles in Progress Exhibitions you will see a wide range of work and styles from hand and machine stitch, 2 and 3D items, traditional and experimental as well as a wide range of subject matter. You will have the chance to talk to some of the artists and will get an insight into their world.

Also  you will be able to take part in a Make and Take. Make and Take is a great way to learn a new skill or to just have a go.

Our members want to help you learn and progress in your own practice of work so do dive in and try things out and ask questions.

 

Eau Brink Studio:

It is set in a lovely rural situation just off the A47 and you can join Anita there where she will teach you to make all kinds of textile art in safe regulated conditions that include:

Restricted numbers to ensure safe social distancing.

Track and trace is in place.

Face masks are worn if demonstrations are taking place.

Hand sanitizers are situated at the entrance and in the bathroom facilities,

Disposable aprons and gloves.

The studio is light and airy and there are all sorts of hand and machine stitch workshops, Powertex and Eco dying.
Experimental Wednesdays takes place on the 3rd Wednesday of every month, where you are more than welcome to explore stitch and other textile art skills.
Anita will make you welcome and there might be other visitors there to chat with and share the experience . Cake and hot and cold drinks are available on tap through out the day.  You will also find lots of other items for sale. Die Cut Kits can be collected from the Studio if preferred.

Long Sutton Emporium:

EBS Retail is the name of Anita’s shop at Long Sutton Emporium where you can get kits amongst many other items that Anita makes and buys in such a needles and threads as well as fabric.
The long Sutton Emporium is situated on the A17 .look out for the bright orange signs.

 


October 8, 2021

Heat Embossed Cards with Zena Landeryou

Week 3 of a 6 week course

Zena will be joining Eau Brink Studio as a tutor making cards. Each week for the next 6 weeks you can learn how to make fabulous cards , week three is all about embossing powders to make a flower card Card.

This process involves using embossing powders to enhance your card. Embossing Powders are used with a glue and then heated to set them. The result is a raised area which can be used to highlight any area of your work or to outline a shape.

Embossing powders come in many different colours.

Once the embossed areas are dry you will use promarkers or water colours to finish your card

The day commences at 10.00and finishes at 13.00. Refreshments and kits provided.

Schedule Appointment

Accommodation

The nearest Hotel for bed and breakfast is the Premier Inn Kings Lynn hotel, 12 Clenchwarton Rd, King’s Lynn PE34 3LW. This hotel is under 5 minutes away from the studio by car. Anyone who is booked into the hotel but has no transport we can collect and return you to the hotel at no extra charge.

Covid Postponement and Refunds

Here at Eau Brink Studio we want to ensure everyone who is booked onto one of our workshops is kept safe and we will follow the governments advice on educational workshops.

If government advice means face-to-face workshops cannot continue due to coronavirus (COVID-19), classes will be rescheduled to another date where possible.

Where this is the case, and you cannot attend the new workshop on the new date refunds will be provided.

If you have used paypal or card payments the companies take their fees out of refunds. Unfortunately, there is nothing I can do about this as they take their cut before they pay anything out.

It is set in a lovely rural situation just off the A47 and you can join Anita there where she will teach you to make all kinds of textile art in safe regulated conditions that include:

Restricted numbers to ensure safe social distancing.

Track and trace is in place.

Face masks are worn if demonstrations are taking place.

Hand sanitizers are situated at the entrance and in the bathroom facilities,

Disposable aprons and gloves.

 

 

 


October 1, 2021

PROGRESSION in TEXTILES

                               Exhibition at the Eau Brink Studio

                                                             Open Studio Event

Progression in Textiles is a group of like minded people working to improve their practice over the year, Meeting at Eau Brink Studio.

Bringing our work to the public through a series of events to show how we have  moved our practice on from basic beginnings to finished pieces. Join us at Eau Brink Studio for an Exhibition of work by Progression in Textile artists. We will also be running some “Make and Take workshops and have a stall of goodies to buy.

As a group of individuals we are all working on our own skill set and intend to push the boundaries to explore a technique or subject to its limits. Each year the members of the group plan to concentrate on different technique  or subjects and as work progresses we hope that more techniques will be involved adding to those already explored and worked into new pieces.

You will be able to talk directly to group members but if there are some not available do feel free to contact them on the e-mail addresses in our booklet. We will be delighted to discuss the exhibition and work with you.

Other Exhibitions

In 2021 we are also hoping to exhibited work at The Forum in Norwich, Brancaster Village Hall on the North Norfolk Coast, as well as the NEC in Birmingham in June and we are looking at the possibility of somewhere else in Norfolk nearer the end of the year.  For further information check out details on the Home page or Progression in Textiles Facebook page at regular intervals, in case of changes due to Covid.

Progression in Textiles is a group of eight and if you wish to join us please get in touch on admin@eaubrinkstudio.co.uk 


September 17, 2021

Mixed Media Cards with Zena Landeryou

Week 2 of a 6 week course

Zena will be joining Eau Brink Studio as a tutor making cards. Each week for the next 6 weeks you can learn how to make fabulous cards , week two is all about backgrounds using mixed media to make an  Autumnal colour Art Card.

This process involves using mixed media such as stamps, Starlights and spritzers to create a fabulous background for your card.

If you’ve never tried mixed media or you need some ideas for how to use your products then book into this workshop with Zena who will help you create fabulous cards using a variety of media.

The day commences at10.00 and finishes at 13.00. Refreshments and kits provided.

To book just click on the green button

Schedule Appointment

Accommodation

The nearest Hotel for bed and breakfast is the Premier Inn Kings Lynn hotel, 12 Clenchwarton Rd, King’s Lynn PE34 3LW. This hotel is under 5 minutes away from the studio by car. Anyone who is booked into the hotel but has no transport we can collect and return you to the hotel at no extra charge.

Covid Postponement and Refunds

Here at Eau Brink Studio we want to ensure everyone who is booked onto one of our workshops is kept safe and we will follow the governments advice on educational workshops.

If government advice means face-to-face workshops cannot continue due to coronavirus (COVID-19), classes will be rescheduled to another date where possible.

Where this is the case, and you cannot attend the new workshop on the new date refunds will be provided.

If you have used paypal or card payments the companies take their fees out of refunds. Unfortunately, there is nothing I can do about this as they take their cut before they pay anything out.

It is set in a lovely rural situation just off the A47 and you can join Anita there where she will teach you to make all kinds of textile art in safe regulated conditions that include:

Restricted numbers to ensure safe social distancing.

Track and trace is in place.

Face masks are worn if demonstrations are taking place.

Hand sanitizers are situated at the entrance and in the bathroom facilities,

Disposable aprons and gloves.

 

 

 

 


September 10, 2021

Napkin Art Card with Zena Landeryou

Week 1 of a 6 week course

Zena will be joining Eau Brink Studio as a tutor making cards. Each week for the next 6 weeks you can learn how to make fabulous cards starting  this week making an floral Autumnal Napkin Art Card.

This process of using Napkins for  Decoupage is the art of decorating something by adhering layers of napkins. Good quality napkins can be used as you can separate the layers.

You can use glue and foam pads to give that 3d look, after you’ve cut out each element, it’s time to begin your layering. Find the base piece and adhere this directly to your card with glue or adhesive.

The day commences at 10.00and finishes at 13.00. Refreshments and kits provided.

To book just click on the green button

Schedule Appointment

 

Accommodation

The nearest Hotel for bed and breakfast is the Premier Inn Kings Lynn hotel, 12 Clenchwarton Rd, King’s Lynn PE34 3LW. This hotel is under 5 minutes away from the studio by car. Anyone who is booked into the hotel but has no transport we can collect and return you to the hotel at no extra charge.

Covid Postponement and Refunds

Here at Eau Brink Studio we want to ensure everyone who is booked onto one of our workshops is kept safe and we will follow the governments advice on educational workshops.

If government advice means face-to-face workshops cannot continue due to coronavirus (COVID-19), classes will be rescheduled to another date where possible.

Where this is the case, and you cannot attend the new workshop on the new date refunds will be provided.

If you have used paypal or card payments the companies take their fees out of refunds. Unfortunately, there is nothing I can do about this as they take their cut before they pay anything out.

It is set in a lovely rural situation just off the A47 and you can join Anita there where she will teach you to make all kinds of textile art in safe regulated conditions that include:

Restricted numbers to ensure safe social distancing.

Track and trace is in place.

Face masks are worn if demonstrations are taking place.

Hand sanitizers are situated at the entrance and in the bathroom facilities,

Disposable aprons and gloves.

 

 


Our Next Workshop is Recycle, Reuse and Stitch with Ruth Holmes Click here to book
Hello. Add your message here.