Claire leads the beginners ‘Wet ‘n Wild’ series of six weekend sessions with Jo Lovelock.
April 8th - 12th 2019: Introduction to Surface Design using Natural Dyes
Explore how to use mordants and natural plant colours to achieve a single colour whole cloth or cloth with surface design. The workshop will include how to make and use a sustainable indigo vat.
For more information and registration please visit www.thetextilespace.co.uk
June 1 - 3, 2019; ‘Working with Intent, Session II’, Sechelt, BC, Canada.
June 10- 14, 2019, ‘Working with Intent’, Calgary, Alberta, Canada,
September 5th - 8th 2019: ‘Cloth, Paper, Pigment, Stitch’
A workshop exploring how to combine cloth, paper, pigment and thread, with the use of machine and hand stitch.
For more information and registration contact www.textilestudio.de
September 30-October 4, 2019, ‘Hue & Cry: Monochrome Magic’
A week dedicated to exploring a single colour, and the range of hues within that colour.
For more information and to register, visit www.nancycrow.com
October 6th - 11th 2019, ‘Intent on Composition’
For more advanced students who wish to develop their compositional skills, and realise the work they wish to make. As such, Claire's role is mentor rather than tutor.
For information and bookings contact Nancy Crow: www.nancycrow.com
'Intent on Composition', held at the Crow Timber Frame Barn, Ohio, U.S.A.
A five-day session run by Claire Benn for more advanced students. Not for the faint-hearted! Students must be willing to take risks in order to find new ways of working and moving their own work forward.
July 18 - 22, 2018 | 'An Introduction to using Natural Dyes on Cellulose Fibre | Studio 11, Eastbourne, UK
This workshop will be tailored for the use of natural dyes on cellulose fibres.