IMPORTANT NEWS FLASH: There is a major telephone fault in Perth, which means our phone line is out of action in the shop. The fault is with BT’s Openreach cables and it may take up to 10 days to fix, and Alison and Jeanette are away in Germany, so the best way to contact us at the moment is by email on email@example.com.
There are a few places left on Who’s Afraid of Straw Braid? with Eugenie van Oirschot (images below). Friday 10 – Sunday 12 July at Big Cat Textiles. Experiment with pleating and weaving, colour and geometry. Discover how to work with straw braid in many different and exciting ways. Eugenie travels the globe sharing her extraordinary talent and we’re very happy to welcome her to Scotland. Just take a look at her work on her website (click on link) – exquisite and extraordinary! Click on the Masterclass Schedule on the left for a complete list of this year’s classes.
If you’d like to know more about what’s been happening in the past few months, BIG CAT NEWS will take you to the latest Newsletter. Happy reading!
Here are some pics from the classes and events that filled our days last summer. Hover your cursor over the slideshow to pause and move it away to restart. On touchscreens tap to pause and refresh page to restart.
For the 2015 masterclass season, we’ll be welcoming back old friends, Molly Bullick, India Flint, Charlotte Sehmisch and Anna Cocciadiferro and we’re very much looking forward to welcoming more fantastic practitioner/teachers to Big Cat Textiles for the first time.
Artist Larry Thomas, http://www.larrythomas.info will be joining us from America to deliver a drawing masterclass. Visit the website to see his wonderful drawings. Each summer he teaches at the Sitka Center for Art and Ecology on the coast of Oregon and we’re delighted that he’ll also be coming to Newburgh, Scotland.
The regular day class schedule is available. Classes in spinning, felt jewellery, vintage hats, wall hangings, scarves and more are available. Click on the link in the left hand column for further details.
The Gallery Flat is available for rent throughout the year and can cater for groups of up to 6. Use the Accommodation link on the left for more details. Other accommodation in Newburgh is listed there.