12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Sculpture and mixed media by Sylvie Stainton and Deb Ball. A variety of ceramics, paintings, black ink drawings, photography, wood and stone carvings.
Private View: 26th of April 6 – 10pm
Open daily from Saturday the 27th of April to Sunday the 5th of May between 12 and 6pm.
Sylvie Stainton is a French artist based at St. Margaret’s House.. Her work includes painting, soldering, wood and stone carvings- all inspired by Nature and Archetypal images.
Deb Ball works in paint, black ink, photography and ceramics – examples of all these will be in the show.
She will also be painting and working on clay piece in the gallery during the exhibition.
Phone 07796831321 for more information.
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
An exhibition of ceramics by members of the Bridge Pottery Collective.
With/Out Boundaries sees members of the Edinburgh’s Bridge Pottery Collective explore the concept of change through shape, form and texture across a variety of ceramic techniques.
Saturday 27th April to Sunday 5th May 2019.
Gallery 1, open daily from 12pm – 6pm.
The dates are flexible, please contact tutor for availability:
This workshop is suitable for complete beginners. You will learn how to design and make your ring by using lost wax technique. First, you will play with different ideas and try various kinds of special waxes. You will learn basics of wax carving and sculpting. Then we decide on the final design which will be then casted in Sterling Silver (or other metal).
Workshop usually takes about 3 hours (but we won’t finish untill you are happy with your designs)
All the material and tools will be provided.
Finalised (casted, cleaned and finished) rings will be ready to pick up (or sent) in 3 weeks.
It would be possible to make a different kind of jewellery such as bracelets or pendants to signify your relationship if you wish.
9:45 am - 11:00 am
These General Iyengar yoga classes are suitable for students of all levels.
Fridays 09:45 – 11:00 and Saturdays 10:00 – 11:30.
Spring Term passes cost £80 for 10 classes and can be used at any 10 classes within the 10 week term (including evening classes). Single classes cost £12
Iyengar yoga is suitable for everyone. Regular practice can help with many minor health conditions and is very helpful for athletes in preventing strain and injury. All of our teachers have completed many years’ training and can help you progress, whatever your level of experience.
Please note there is no Saturday class on 27 April, 8 June, 29 June.
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
This Applique cushion class will let you try out three different methods of applique. The methods are traditional raw edge (or zig-zag), free-motion embroidery, then reverse applique, sometimes known as ‘Cut through’.
Then choose your favourite method to create a unique picture panel, and make it into a lovely new cushion. Use your own design or one of mine, it’s up to you.
An applique cushion is an ideal upcycling project’s as you can use up pieces of old clothes. It’s also one way of using treasured family heirlooms.
Who is this aimed at?
Anyone who can already use a sewing machine and would like to explore its use for creative projects. Applique is a traditional textile art and is easy and fun to do to decorate clothes, bags, cushions, children’s bedding etc.
What will I learn?
how to plan a design for applique
how to prepare your fabric pieces
using bondaweb to secure your design before stitching
using zig-zag (satin stitch), free-motion embroidery and cut-through methods
making a cushion: envelope style or how to sew in a zip. You can make your applique design into a tote bag if you prefer.
Artisan Stitch has won a certificate of excellence for best sewing classes in Edinburgh. Jen has over 40 years of sewing experience, more than 20 years of those in a training role.
Must be pre-booked at https://www.artisanstitch.co.uk/applique-cushion/
Enquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org or 0773 939 7369