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Stitched Portrait Workshop


  • The Dovecote R286 County Sligo Ireland (map)

Ever thought of using any of your prized family photographs to make a new and interesting piece of textile art? 

Textile Artist, Mary McDonnell, offers moderately experienced sewers the chance to learn the technique of transcribing a black and white photo onto net fabric, adding stitchery and layers to create a stunning effect

You will need to bring a sewing machine that has a darning foot. Materials provided. Any further questions about the workshop: marymcdonnell.slane@gmail.com  

Break refreshments plus lunch included in €150 fee. We ask for a deposit of €50 to secure your place, which can be paid via PayPal: marymcdonnell.slane@gmail.com

Contact Tessa if you have any questions regarding dietary requirements and are looking for suggestions of places to stay: dovecotesligo@gmail.com

Earlier Event: September 21
Morning Painting