Textile Masterclasses and Workshops Newburgh and Perth Scotland

The last 2 masterclasses of the year are happening this month – Fur, Felt and Fabric – Autumn Millinery Fri 17 – Sun 19 October and Creative Pattern Cutting and Sewing – Fri 24 – Sun 26 October. Please visit the Masterclass Schedule for your last chance to book!

Here are some pics from the classes and events that have filled our days this 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.

Larry Thomas

Larry Thomas Drawing Class

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.

Charity-vd-Meer

Charity-vd-Meer

Dutch designer Charity vd Meer is another practitioner who manages to take felting to a different level. Take a look at Charity’s website to see more of her very special creations. http://www.sharit.net/Collection_Felt.html

The list isn’t yet complete but we’ll be opening the 2015 classes for booking soon – if you want further details in the meantime or would like to be put on a waiting list, email us at info@hatinthecat.co.uk

The regular day class schedule is available in the run up to christmas (I know – it’s only October!) Classes in spinning, felt jewellery, vintage hats, wall hangings, scarfs, advent calendars and christmas gifts 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.