Stitching Wildflowers of Black Mountain
With Sharon Peoples
13 – 20 February 2021
$250 per person
Includes all materials
Explore local wildflowers through hand stitching over two classes. This workshop uses layers of sheer fabric to give depth and simple stitches to enhance plant-life. You will be helped through recreating flowers that can be found on the slopes of Black Mountain. This workshop is for basic to advanced stitchers. Students will complete at least one stitched image of wildflowers.
About Sharon Peoples
Sharon Peoples has worked as an artist in Canberra for over 20 years, exhibiting nationally and internationally as well as taking on commissioned work. Her art practice focuses on textiles, both hand and machine embroidery. Peoples’ work has been collected by national and state institutions. In recent years Sharon has been exploring gardens through portraits: the inner secret garden, artists’ gardens and gardens of the imagination. Fragility of both the environment and the human condition is reflected in the medium; oscillating between hand and machine embroidery to examine this state.
Please contact Belconnen Arts Centre via email, or phone (02) 6173 3300.