Flowers on tulle with Olga Prinku – Typography hoop workshop
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Date: Saturday 10 June 2023
Time: 10.15 - 4.15pm
Location: The Biscuit Factory Gallery
Hosted by: Olga Prinku
Age: Suitable for ages 15+
You’ll learn how to stretch and secure the tulle fabric in the embroidery hoop, prepare the stems of the dried flowers, and methods of attaching flowers to the fabric. Olga will explain how to stitch a letter template onto the fabric using metallic thread, and the best way of distributing the various flowers within the letter shape to achieved a balanced design. All tools and materials will be provided including a large selection of suitable dried flowers, tulle fabric and metallic thread – all in a choice of colours – so you can make your design unique to you.
Olga Prinku is an embroidery artist based in North Yorkshire. She created the concept of flowers on tulle embroidery in 2016 and her first book – Dried Flower Embroidery: An Introduction to the Art of Flowers on Tulle – was published by Quadrille in 2021.
Olga’s flowers-on-tulle artworks have been displayed in various exhibitions and featured in media such as Channel 4’s Kirstie’s Handmade Christmas.
Find her at instagram.com/olgaprinku and prinku.com.
All participants will receive an emailed booking confirmation and a reminder email close to the event - please check junk folders.
Payment is required upon booking. Cancellations made up to 2 weeks prior to the workshop date are eligible for a full refund.
Within two weeks of the workshop date places can be transferred into another name nominated by the attendee, or transferred to a future date.
Participants are encouraged to arrive around 10-15 minutes ahead of their workshop.
There is parking on site and we have 2 free overflow car parks on Bermondsey Street and opposite at The Holy Biscuit.