Learn the basics of traditional leather craftsmanship while creating your own belt, cardholder or phone case with traditional techniques, including use of saddlery tools, sewing, cutting patterns and overall maintenance of leather. All the leather is naturally vegetable-dyed, traceable to source and purchased here in London.
Join London design studio Unit Lab and learn how to use custom circuit boards and organic dye from red cabbage juice to print vivid patterns on textile. In this workshop, you will design your own printing pattern, etch it on a circuit board, and use electricity to print on a silk scarf or a tote bag.
This workshop focuses on a contemporary approach to weaving. You will learn how to prepare the warp for a loom and gain an understanding of different weaving techniques such as plain weave, rya knotting, looping and pattern making.
Paper Platonic Solids Workshop, Saturday 9 March 14:00 – 17:00
Join TNA Design studio and discover their DIY kit, ‘The Geometrist’, enabling you to make and decorate intricate polyhedra, paper geometrical structures using only a pencil, a pair of scissors and paper glue.