Turning Recycled Materials into Textile Art Treasure Digital Fun Palace


Turning Recycled Materials into Textile Art Treasure

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Date and Time

Saturday 2nd October 2021 14:00-15:00


This Fun Palace is taking place online

United Kingdom


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In this 60 min make-along session – embroidery artist Jessica Grady will show you how to turn household waste and recycled scraps into exciting and colourful embellishments.

The embellishments will be hand stitched onto a background piece of fabric to create your own unique textile art piece.

Suitable for ages 8- 99+ this session is all about getting creative, trying something new and learning some simple embroidery and embellishment techniques.

You do not have to have any experience with textiles or embroidery – all abilities are welcome.

Materials needed:

  • Fabric – any fabric, any colour – at least a 10cm square
  • Sewing needle and thread – any sort of thread
  • Scissors
  • Selection of scraps and recycled materials such as: old newspaper, envelopes, cardboard packaging, crisp packets, tinfoil, plastic wrappers, old clothes, fabric scraps – we can turn anything into a sequin!
  • (Optional) Embroidery Hoop – if you don’t have one don’t worry!

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