Nov 2-4 2018
Made by Hand Cardiff
Silversoles will be taking part in the 2018 Made by Hand, Cardiff show.
"MBHC is is the largest and finest craft event in Wales. You can meet 150 of the finest makers from across the UK in the stunning surroundings of City Hall in the heart of Cardiff. You'll find a handpicked collection of handmade craft including ceramics, textiles, jewellery, glass, prints, furniture, leather, paper, iron & metal work, mixed media and wood." Alongside the huge range of beautiful work available to purchase are demonstrations and workshops where you can gain insights and new skills.
Friday & Saturday 10am - 5pm
Sunday 10am - 4pm
Tickets: £7 (£6cons.) for adults per day.
Children under 18 FREE
Nov 24-25 2018
Made in Kings Heath - An Open Studio Art Trail
The annual Made in Kings Heath Open Studio Art trail will be throwing open its doors once more this November and welcoming you to visit the home studios of Kings Heath Artists Emma Jackson, Ruth Green and Katie Robbins. We would like to invite you to meet the artists, join us in a festive drink and nibbles and perhaps kickstart your Christmas shopping!
This year we are delighted to be joined by ten other artists who live or work in Kings Heath. The 2018 line up of artist includes:
Jewellers - Rita Patel and Miranda Sharpe,
Knitwear designers - Sara Fowles of Stitches and Hoes
Printmakers - Ruth Green and Emma Hardicker,
Ceramic artists - Melanie Keevil, Tom Millard and Katie Robbins,
Mixed Media and 3d designers - Andy Millicheap,
Feltmaker - Emma Jackson.
We would be delighted to welcome you over the weekend, entrance is free and you can enter our prize draw to win £50 to spend with the participating artists. Further details of the venues, artist and their work can be seen at www.madeinkingsheath.com
Saturday 25th November 11am - 5pm
Sunday 26th November 11am - 4pm
Mar 30 2019
Felt Flower Brooch Workshop
Make your own hand felted flower brooch in this half day workshop. You will learn how to layout the wool, silk fibres and wet felt it to shape the wool into a flower shape before adding a stamen.
A great Mothers Day workshop gift!
Beginners and beyond.
All materials & light refreshments included. Small groups max. 5
£40 per person
Venue: Silversoles Studio
Date: Saturday 30th March 2019
10am - 1pm
Bookings can be made by contacting Emma via firstname.lastname@example.org or call on 07753366795
Apr 6 2019
Dabble with Devore
Silversoles Studio, 129 Hazelhurst Road, Kings Heath, Birmingham, B14 6AGinfo@silversoles.co.uk
An introduction to the basic principles of devore, producing technique samples and design tests, a silk velvet scarf or cushion. You'll learn how to translate your design onto cloth, explore different methods of applying devore paste (block printing, hand painting & stencil application) and how to 'burning out' your designs.
Bring along your design ideas, and any printing blocks or rubber stamps you have. More details and booking information in the Gallery / Workshop pages.