Events - 5 Aug 17

Yvonne Buskie | ... starting to see the end

Wednesday 2 August - Sunday 27 August
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm

A collaborative retreat at St Margaret’s House

Six collaborating artists, Yvonne Buskie with Guest Artists Christine Devaney (Dancer+Choreographer), Luke Sutherland (Musician), Evy Tjåland (Visual Artist), Margarita Vazquez Ponte (Multi Media), Nik Paget-Tomlinson (Musician), create an evolving environment influenced by ideas of piety and vandalism. An integration of drawing, sound, performance, projection, and sculptural objects.

// Part of the Edinburgh Art Festival 2017 //

Introduction to Tapestry Weaving

Saturday 5 August
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Saturdays

2 week course, running for 5 hours on subsequent Saturday @ 
10:00 am – 4 pm
10 hours tuition in total

Learn the basics and create a piece to take home
Loom and yarns provided

Course includes:
• Select a design and suitable yarns
• Create a warp on the loom; knotting to space and secure
• Basic weaving techniques; introducing new colours, creating shapes and patterns
• Finish the top & back of the weaving and cut off the loom
• Look at hanging options

Studio 2:39
email: emmaweale@me.com

Furniture Painting Workshop

Saturday 5 August
12:00 pm - 4:30 pm

The furniture painting workshop is a fun introduction to upcycling furniture. Relax and let your creativity flow whilst you learn new skills and customise your furniture!

Come join us at our studio – 6.17, St Margarets House, 151 London Road, EH7 6AE. You’re welcome to bring along or pre-order, a small item of wooden furniture e.g. a small side table, coffee table, magazine rack, dining chair, small cabinet or a stool.