AC8505

Introduction to reverse applique

Arts Centre, Bideford

Who is this course for?

You will learn the basic technique for reverse Applique. You will then have the skills to develop this technique in your own time or on the longer course this term. Taught in a fun and friendly atmosphere.

Course content

You will learn the basic technique for reverse applique, a technique of sewing a simple shape through layers of fabric. A layer of fabric is then cut away to reveal the fabric underneath. This can be done by hand or using a sewing machine. You will be able to use these skills learnt in further sewing courses and on your own projects

Support and feedback

Your tutor will be there for assistance and advice

Additional costs and requirements

Please bring a basic sewing kit if you have one.

You may be eligible for a learner bursary if you can demonstrate that attending a course will improve your wellbeing. Eligibility is determined after a  short interview with a member of our learning support team. You must be aged  over 19 on 31st August 2018 and your household income below £15,276 to access this fund. Contact your local centre for more details

Will I have to do anything outside of the session?

No, there is no need to do anything in your own time

About the tutor

Nicky Montagu is an Art, Craft & design tutor for Learn Devon and teaches study skills at Petroc college. She has taught on many different courses in London as an Art & Design Lecturer, including Richmond upon Thames College and London College of Fashion. She graduated from the University of East London with a BA Hons Degree in Fine Art and gained a PGCE teacher training at the University of Greenwich.

She has worked as an Interior Designer on both domestic and commercial projects, and as a freelance lighting designer for Home-deq

Nicky has lived in Devon for the past four years where she has recently set up a printmaking studio. Her current work is about living on the Taw estuary in North Devon and is interested in texture and pattern in the landscape inspired by the ambient light and changing tides and seasons. She is interested in many different areas of art, craft and design including textiles, printing and sewing.

DaySaturday
Start date22 Sep 2018
End date22 Sep 2018
Start time10:00
End time13:00
Cost£21
Concessions not available