KATE
ANDRE
Printing and Art textiles
Artist and Teacher

Find me at a Show or Event near you.....


Sewing retreat in Cornwall
​17-24th September
4 1/2 days of dyeing, printing, stitching and having a great time!

Autumn Quilt Festival, Malvern
​19-21 October 2018
Workshop 1
11.15am - 1 hour - £7.50
‘Seasonal printing project’ -  Gel-plate printing workshop
Learn how to mono-print on paper and fabric using a gel-plate and print your own unique makeup bag/pencil case to take home. You can use it yourself or give away as a gift!
Aprons and gloves provided.            Suitable for everyone (children with an adult please).

 
12.45-1.45pm - 1 hour - £7.50
‘Mixed-media magic’  - print, colour and stitch workshop
Using seasonal stamps, Kate will show you how to print a charming image onto your fabric. Using Inktense permanent dye pencils we will then colour our designs ready for simple hand-stitching and embellishing. Take away your finished project in a sweet embroidery hoop to keep.
Aprons and gloves provided.       Suitable for everyone (children with an adult please).

 
2-3pm - 1 hour - £7.50
Indigo dyeing workshop
Kate will show you her tried-and-tested super-quick-and-easy method for mixing up the
indigo dye. You can then spend a happy half-hour tying your fabric before immersing it
in the indigo. After rinsing, your fabric will be ready for you to take home. 

Kate will then show you a number of snowflake patterns for you to take away
​and hand-stitch at home.
Aprons and gloves provided.         Suitable for everyone (children with an adult please).


Autumn Quilt Festival, Duxford
​26-28 October 2018
Classes and stand as described above - with a Christmassy twist!

Springfields Christmas Quilt Show, Spalding
7-8 December 2018
Classes and stand as described above - with a Christmassy twist!

Previous events:
Great Northern Quilt & Needlecraft show, Harrogate
31 August -2 September 2018
Dyeing workshop
​at Bradford Industrial Museum
August 2018
Fantastic day with the Weavers and Spinners... such a lovely busy group!
Linocut Workshop -  in Tewkesbury...

Spend a happy morning learning to linocut and print your own
​cards and tags to take home...

10am -1pm Saturday 24th March 2018  - £30
Spend a lovely morning printing in this relaxed workshop
- with coffee and cake!

Kate will explain how to lino cut easy designs and simple print them onto blank cards and tags. This is a beginner's class which will give you the confidence to carry on this activity at home with your own basic equipment.

No artistic ability needed.   Aprons and gloves provided.

1 space available.
Dyeing workshop
​at Busy Bees Patchwork - Duffryn, Newport
5 May 2018 - contact 01633 810 801 for availability
Learn all about printing and dyeng with Procion dyes in this all-day workshop based in the grounds of the National Trust's 'Tredegar House'.
Give the gift of a workshop!
Indigo dyeing morning in Tewkesbury...
Come and join the fun for a morning of indigo-dyeing...
and go home with some perfect gifts as well...

Dye fabulous handkerchieves, bags, tea-towels, napkins, aprons,
cushion-covers, pencil-cases and make-up bags... the choice is yours*!

10am -1pm Saturday 6th January 2018  - £30
Spend a happy morning learning all about indigo dyeing in this relaxed workshop - with coffee, cakes and cookies! 

Kate will explain what indigo dye is, how to make it up and use it and show you how to fold fabric and tie cloth to create amazing patterned fabric. 

You will go away with 4 beautifully dyed cotton handkerchieves or napkins - and also with the option to dye other blank items*.

*4 plain hankies or napkins for dyeing are included in the fee... additional blank items can be bought at varying prices for you to dye at the workshop or to takeaway.

​Suitable for all ages.    No artistic ability needed.   Aprons and gloves provided.

CLASS FULL