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Tangled Up

Tangled Up considers how artists use textiles as a means of exploring personal and political narratives. It seeks to highlight the power of textiles in activism and protest as artists question issues affecting contemporary society. We are surrounded by textiles from the clothes we wear to the contents of our homes, and they often go […]

Weaving on a Frame Loom Workshop

Sunny Bank Mills Farsley 83-85 Town Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Learn the basics of weaving on a frame loom.

£55.00

Mend, Patch, Embellish Stitching Workshop

Sunny Bank Mills Gallery 83-85 Town Street, Farsley, United Kingdom

Join CarolAnn during Threads Textile Festival for a slow stitch 'Boro' style workshop.

£30.00

Threads Textile Festival 2024

Sunny Bank Mills’ annual Textile Festival, Threads is back for it’s second instalment – celebrating textiles through a series of talks, workshops and more! Threads will take place across the site of Sunny Bank Mills over the weekend of 7th-9th June 2024. Alongside the market in the 1912 Mill with 40+ textile stalls, we will be […]

Experimental Embroidered World Workshop

Sunny Bank Mills Gallery 83-85 Town Street, Farsley, United Kingdom

Join artist Elnaz during Threads Textile Festival to explore unique materials and techniques to create your own embroidered world!

£40.00

Intro to Bargello Workshop

Sunny Bank Mills Gallery 83-85 Town Street, Farsley, United Kingdom

Join Nerissa Pratt during Threads Textile Festival for an introduction to Bargello, where you will leave with your own needlepoint bag!

£30.00

Japanese Sashiko Then and Now w/ Susan Briscoe

Sunny Bank Mills Museum and Archive Water Lane, Farsley, England, United Kingdom

Join Susan as she discusses and walks us through sashiko traditions and contemporary sashiko stitchers. What is sashiko and where does it come from? Where is it going next? Join Susan during Threads Textile Festival for a fascinating talk, taking you on a 'trip around Japan', where she will explore sashiko (and kogin) old and […]

£10.00

Modern Rag Rug Workshop

Sunny Bank Mills Gallery 83-85 Town Street, Farsley, United Kingdom

Join Kim during Threads Textile Festival to learn how to create wall art, homewares and more using textile scraps and rope.

£30.00

Wet Felting Workshop

Sunny Bank Mills Gallery 83-85 Town Street, Farsley, United Kingdom

Join Angela during Threads Textile Festival to learn the technique of wet felting, and leave with your own felted pot.

£30.00