Author Archives: mairib

Up coming classes

As my evenings become clear from my CommunityED classes I can do more evening base ones in the studio. I do love these as the numbers are limited to 3 students per class which means we can real focus of … Continue reading

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Corset Class

Corsets what’s not to love, undergarments or over garments there fascinating. I remember looking at them 30 years ago in the costume gallery at Platt Hall, Manchester and being desperate to try making one. The way they moulded the form, … Continue reading

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Oh how time is flying again! but I have finally planned a some classes for the next few months. If you are looking for something specific then do get in touch & I will try to fit it in. February  … Continue reading

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Open Studios

It’s that time of year where everyone & their dog has open studios! Not wanting to be left out my door will be open on Saturday 1st December as part of the Drill Halls Open Studios Come by to see what … Continue reading

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How to make a Shirt

2 Sunday sessions 25th Nov & 2nd Dec       From 1-4.30pm: £80 Bit of a last minute class but have you ever wanted to make yourself or your partner a shirt? In this class, working with your own pattern … Continue reading

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Botanics Wedding Fair

I’m so happy to be asked to show my bridal work at the Botanic Gardens in Edinburgh this Sunday! I love embroidering flowers & botanically inspired pieces and have wanted to show here for years. So go for a wee … Continue reading

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Oh so what have I been up to in the last few weeks you ask?? Well its all about making new things to show at Cloth#18 at the Dovecot Gallery this weekend. 23 fabulous textile people & their work will … Continue reading

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