Tag: Art

  • ETSY SHOP UPDATE http://elliefiddes.etsy.com

    I have just added four new masks to my shop. These are vibrant coloured batik fabrics I picked up in Africa.  The style is inverted box pleat, a two layer mask with a filter pocket built in.  These sell at £5.00. The pleats on the mask open when worn to show more of the pattern.  […]

  • NEOS AT HALLGREEN CASTLE OPEN UNTIL SUNDAY 17TH SEPTEMBER

    WE did have fun dressed up in mediaeval garb for the opening night of NEOS at Hallgreen Castle. You can always spot the artists in the Great Hall when you come up to view our work – we will be here until Sunday 17th!

  • CROCHET WORKSHOPS AND EXHIBITION DURING NEOS 9-17 SEPTEMBER

    It’s getting nearer every day!  As a member of the Mavericks Art Group I will be at Hallgreen Castle on Saturday, 9th, Saturday 16th, and Sunday 17th,  exhibiting my work and giving demonstrations of crochet.   There is also a huge amount of delightful work by other artists and more demonstrations.   For full details […]

  • INVERBERVIE

    Inverbervie NORTH EAST OPEN STUDIOS 9 – 17 September  I will be exhibiting and delivering workshops at Hallgreen Castle, Inverbervie during NEOS.  More details to follow. In meantime see NEOS website for more details  http://www.northeastopenstudios.co.uk/neos-2017/

  • Alyth

    Alyth Creates a 3-day festival 26 – 28 May WORKSHOPS! Ever wanted to crochet and no idea how to start? Or do you know the basics and want to learn different techniques..? I am a contemporary crochet artist and tutor. I will be running a series of workshops through Fri, Sat & Sun 26-28 May at the […]

  • FUN A DAY DUNDEE 12 FEBRUARY 2017

    Big huge thanks to all of you in the Fun A Day Dundee team for all the hard work you put into this event. It was an absolute pleasure to take part. Here are a few more photographs of the fun I had.  Enjoy!  

  • FUN A DAY DUNDEE

    Thanks for all the fun Dundee Fun A Day! (It all started off on Hogmanay when somebody handed me a strange object and asked – “What can you do with this? Take it away and have a go!” So my Funaday project was finding out what I could do with a six foot shed skin […]

  • Fun A Day Dundee 2 January 2017

    Well, I’m a crochet tutor! So the first thing I saw when I looked at this shed snakeskin was a beautiful lacy crochet pattern. Don’t know quite how it would turn out or what I might use it for. Maybe give this a try out sometime and see if it can be made into a […]

  • ADULT EVENING CLASSES START IN FORFAR THIS WEEK!

    ADULT EVENING CLASSES START IN FORFAR THIS WEEK! There are still a couple of places left in my crochet class on Tuesday night.  If you want to join it isn’t too late to register! Just download a registration form (link below) and bring it with you to Forfar Academy Foyer at 6.50 on the night. […]

  • NEOS 2016 AT HALLGREEN CASTLE

    Here are some of my works for sale at Hallgreen Castle, Inverbervie, NEOS venue 130. Crochet wallhangings made from reclaimed materials:-   fabrics, yarns and other elements.  Displayed on yarnbombed driftwood.  £40.

  • AUCHMITHIE HAAR 20-21 August

    That was a wonderful weekend, sun was shining, and people were out and about.  The atmosphere at Trafalgar house was lovely and relaxed.   Fellow Artists Liz Petrie, Jilly Henderson, Neil Paterson, Karen Elliot, Maralyn Reid-Wood were delightful company.   Thanks to everyone for your generosity.  I also came away from the weekend with a new family member […]

  • AUCHMITHIE HAAR TODAY

    Today I will again be at Auchmithie HAAR sharing a venue with Elizabeth Watson.  Open from 12.00 – 5.00pm