The Torn Edge (SAW)

The Torn Edge (SAW)


Explore ‘mixed media textiles’ to create a landscape picture inspired from a view of Tabor Hill on Exmoor. Session includes collaged papers, line and paint to understand the process of building up an image which is then interpreted into stitched textiles.

With simple machine and hand stitches you will add more detail and interest to the outcome.

Level of Experience

This workshop is suitable for the enquiring beginner to the more confident textile artist.

Materials / Equipment required by Attendees

Materials will be provided


  • Sharp scissors small and large
  • Sewing Needles
  • Pins
  • ‘Frixion’ pen or similar disappearing ink pen
  • Apron / old clothes as will be working with paints
  • Sewing machine (basic straight stitch used)

If you do not have a Sewing Machine, or don’t want to bring your own, you can use one of our latest Brother demonstration machines for the nominal fee of £3.00 per session.


Gary Mills

Duration and Price

6 Hours, £35 plus £5 towards materials supplied by Tutor


The maximum number of attendees for this workshop is 6

Places on workshops are secured by a £10 cash deposit at the time of booking and balance payable on the day direct to the workshop leader.

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