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      August 27, 2019

      Tuesday   9:00 AM

      56-58 North Street Bristol , Southville
      Bristol, Bristol, City of

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      BS3 Summer Textile Academy for Kids 27th

      Summer Textile Academy 2019. Learn to weave, print, felt, macrame, knit or embroider textiles in these fun, specialist one day workshops with professional textile designers and local mums, Angie Parker and Anna Gravelle. These sessions are designed for youngsters age 8-12 and can be adapted to suit each individual. 9am-3pm with a 45 minute lunch break in the park. (Whatever the weather,so bring the right clothes) Create Space. North Street, Southville. Learn to thread up a regid heddle loom and weave a simple scarf or wall hanging. Learn to wet felt and make a set a drinks coasters. Learn to print onto fabric or a t-shirt. Learn a varierty of embroidery stitches to create an artwork or embellish clothes. The children will be encouraged to try new things and to experiment creatively. We will encourage them to support and help each other and to always be kind. Small groups of 6 participants in each half day activity (Maximum 12) will ensure that the children will have plenty of help and encouragement from Angie and Anna, who are both used to running these sessions in schools with regular class sizes. The session are designed to be fun, creative and rewarding for budding Crafters and textile enthusiasts. We respectfully ask that mobile phones and electronic devices are left in bags, for emergencies only. Drinks and biscuits are included but we ask that the participants bring a packed lunch. (No nuts please). Angie currently has a DBS certificate (Date 2017) and public liability insurance. Safeguarding document to follow. Parent or carer to provide two emergency contact numbers. Any medical conditions/allergies to be listed and any medication to be clearly labelled. Each day consists of 2 crafts. This will vary depending on the number of places taken. For this date, the current proposal is: 9-11.45 WEAVE 12.30-3pm FELTING or PRINT NB: The textile craft activity might change on the day. Please advise if you're booking for a specific discipline. If a minimum number of bookings is not reached then this event might be cancelled with 3 days notice.

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