Textile Art Workshops

Information about workshops in Batik, Silk Painting, Free-style Embroidery open to public in the community.

2017 Textile Art Workshops

Monthly Textile Art Workshops

Make your own unique piece of Art in a small group (3- 5 participents) in my lovely workshop in Bishop Auckland :-)

2nd Saturday of each month 10.30am - 12.45 / 1pm  

£25 inc essential materials, Reducing to £20 if booking and paying for three or more. Please  contact me to discuss and or book in advance; Non refundable £5 deposit required, please pay deposit in person or via paypal.me/dyanesstitchintime - you are welcome to pick and choose which ones you'd like to come too :-)

11th February - Make your own unique piece of Batik Art

11th March - Make a Silk Painted picture or Scarf (Scarf + £5)

8th April - Have a go at Freestyle Machine Embroidery

13th May - Batik Art

10th June - Silk Painting

8th July - Free Style Machine Embroidery

9th September - Free Style Embroidery

7th October - Batik Fabric Art

?11th November - Freestyle Embroidery




2016 Batik and Silk Painting Workshops

Silk Painting Workshops

Wednesday June 8th - Middleton Village Hall - 1 - 3 pm - DCC funded   only £5    Full

Tuesday June 28th - Witham Barnard Castle - 12.15 - 2.45pm   £22                                                                        Make a Silk headscarf or cushion top including Coffee from Withams Cafe.

Friday July 22nd - The POD, Bishop Auckland 10.30 - 12.30pm £20 

Saturday Sept 22nd  Make a Silk Scarf - The POD 10.30 - 12.30 £22.50

Batik Workshops 

Wednesday May 11th - Middleton Village Hall 1 - 3 pm DCC part funded £5 - Fully Booked

Wednesday May 25th - Middleton Village Hall 1 - 3 pm DCC part funded £5 - Fully Booked

Wednesday 29th June - Randolph Centre, Evenwood 6.30 - 8pm part funded £10

Friday August 19th - The POD, Bishop Auckland 10.30am - 12.30pm £20 

New for 2015 Silk Painting / Batik Workshops

Workshops held at NeST Gallery Cafe, Barnard Castle

All booked workshops currently completed now - photos on my facebook page. However if you are interested in more being put on please do contact me and I will happily organise more, need minimum of two attendees.

Alternatively you can book individual sessions at my workshop at only £15 per hour.


Batik Workshop, make your own unique fabric

Wax resist method of pattern making on fabric, using hot wax, tjantings and fabric dye, you can make your own unique fabric for making craft items with or create a unique textile art picture.

10am - 12 midday and / or  1pm - 3pm

£20 per person per 2 hour workshop, £5 extra includes lunch and drink.


Silk Painting Workshop - make a beautiful silk picture or scarf.

Try this beautiful art form, make delicate pictures on silk

10am - 12 midday and / or 1pm - 3pm

£20 per person per session, Drink and lunch for only £5 extra


To book any of these, please contact me via email, text 07977719782 or call 01388 718696 or express interest in the NeST 01833 695172






Textile Art 2018

Sorry no public workshops booked for early months of 2018 for Family Reasons