"Gaudi's use of mosaics and
quirky shapes offers such a wide
range of inspiration..."
Machine Embroidery Inspired by Antonio Gaudi
2 days: 27th-28th August Fee: £230
You will explore the exciting architectural wonders of the Spanish architect, Antoni Gaudi. His use of mosaics and quirky shapes inspired by nature offer a wide range of inspiration. Suitable for all levels of ability.
What students will achieve
Antoni Gaudí was a Barcelona-based Spanish architect famed for his free-flowing works. This course is inspired by the patterns and textures he used. We will be looking at the unusual shapes used in his buildings and the use of decorative mosaics. A variety of natural fabrics will be pieced, layered, stitched and textured before adding fabric paint. You will then be shown how to work into your design with freehand machine stitching.