Workshops

I have been teaching for several years and I like to share my knowledges and my passion for textile art . My favourite subjects are the printing, dyeing and decoloration methods and how to incorporate these techniques in a project. I teach groups or when I participate to a show.

Feel free to contact me for questions and have a look on my agenda.

Here are the main workshops.

MEDIEVAL SPIRIT

1 day workshop – Size : 25 x 50 cm
Level : intermediate to advanced – notions of free motion quilting
Techniques : Distress a surface with soldering iron and heat gun
Print a background
Use transfer dyes

Kit provided with fabric and pattern – paint and dyes at disposal.

IRIS

day workshop – 25 x 45 cm
Level : Intermediate to advanced – notions of free motion quilting
Techniques : Monoprinting
Stenciling
Fusible appliqué
Watercolor pencils and fabric paint

Kit provided with fabric and pattern – Pencils and paint at disposal

SURFACE DESIGN

1 day workshop
All levels
Techniques : Printing
Stenciling
Rubbing
Painting (all kinds)
Discharging

Kit provided

LANDSCAPE AND STAMPING

1 day workshop
Level : beginner to intermediate
Techniques : Learn how to make your own stamps and how to use them
Work with painted fusible web
Embellish a surface

Kit provided with stamps – yarns – organza – fusible – Paint at disposal

ART QUILTS AND STAMPING

1 day workshop
Level : beginner to intermediate
Techniques : Learn how to make your own stamps and how to use them
Work with painted fusible web
Embellish a surface

Kit provided with stamps – yarns – organza – fusible – Paint at disposal

FREE MOTION QUILTING

1 day workshop
Level : beginner to intermediate
Techniques : Theory about your machine, thread, needles, tension etc …
Exercices : you’ll work on a serie of small sandwiches to practice several stitching designs

DEYING YOUR OWN FABRIC

1 day workshop
All levels
Techniques : immersion dyeing with Procion MX
Special effects with direct application

CHRISTMAS ROSE

1 day workshop
Level : intermediate to advanced – 20 x 30 cm

Techniques : Quick & easy monoprinting
Discharging
Applying colour (watercolour pencils)
Stencilling

Kit provided with hand dyed fabric – thread – pattern
Paint, decolourant, watercolour pencils at disposal.

TULIPS

1 day workshop
All levels – 20 x 20 cm
Techniques : Stencilling with paint and with paintsticks
Embroidery and free motion quilting

Kit provided with pattern, fabric, embroidery floss and beads.
Paint and paintsticks at disposal.

PAINTING ON FABRIC WITH OCHRES

1 day workshop
Level : intermediate with notions of free motion quilting – 20 x 30 cm
Techniques : Fabric paint or acrylic paint ?
Painting on fabric with ochres(The real pigment from
Roussillon, South of France).

Kit provided with background fabric and pattern.
Paint and ochres at disposal

FROM SKETCHBOOK TO QUILTING

1, 2 or 3 days workshop
All levels
Techniques : painting, watercolor, dyes, pastels, rubbing etc…
Try your ideas on paper first before working on fabric.

Learn how to work into a sketchbook with or without a theme.