Re-imagining Madge Gill: Embroidery Workshop Series (online)

Thursday 11am-1.30pm
  • Free
  • All Ages

Weekly online workshops open to those with an interest in textiles or drawing and finding out more about fascinating local artist Madge Gill .

Free and open to all to attend, aimed at ages 8+ with adult supervision.

Through the teachings of former Newham resident and self-taught visionary artist, Madge Gill (1881-1961), we would love you to explore your creative drive, and supernatural talent.

Multi coloured tapestry with frayed edges
Madge Gill tapestry (undated) Courtesy Sophie Dutton.

Please register below to attend this online workshop. You will receive a Zoom link.

There are a very limited numbers of people attending these workshops in person at a socially distanced sewing circle at Little Ilford Baptist Church.  Please contact ELTA directly eastlondontextilearts@gmail.com if you are interested in coming along in person.

The works created will be exhibited in an outdoor exhibition at Little Ilford Baptist Church on Saturday 22 May.

How to Attend

Register for free below to attend the online workshop.

Please email elta.textiles@gmail.com with accessibility questions.

 

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