Tag: Ellie Fiddes

  • Strathmore Open Studios 26-29 May

    My studio at Glamis Gallery will be open this weekend 26 – 29 May. Come along and see what I have been up to recently. I fell in love with ecoprinting about 9 months ago, and there are plenty of my work available, including pashminas, scarves, and garments. Here is one created on a wool…

  • INTRODUCTION TO TUNISIAN CROCHET

    INTRODUCTION TO TUNISIAN CROCHET

    I have set up a Tunisian Crochet workshop at Glamis Gallery on 2 October. Full details are here:- Learn how to use the hook and make four basic stitches. Learn the steps necessary to join them up and finish off articles. About this event I will be leading a four hour Introduction Tunisian Crochet (also…

  • NEW WEBSITE LAYOUT

    NEW WEBSITE LAYOUT

    WordPress is evolving, and this current website theme is no longer supported, so over the next few weeks I will be redesigning my website. Watch this space for new developments ūüôā

  • 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.¬†…

  • instagram – elliefiddesartist

    I was hoping in this all singing, all dancing, linked up world that I would somehow be able to link up my WordPress blog with my Instagram account, but unfortunately not to be ūüė¶¬† At least not as yet. So for the meantime you can find my latest pictures on instagram¬† https://www.instagram.com/elliefiddesartist/ and also on…

  • NEXT SUMMER WORKSHOP!

    TUNISIAN CROCHET WORKSHOP Hey hey!¬† The second Tunisian workshop of the summer is this weekend in Invergowrie! There is still time to book a place on this full day exploration of this popular form of crochet.¬† You do not need any prior knowledge of crochet to learn this one!¬† Everything you need will be provided,…

  • ALYTH CREATES 24-26 MAY – FUN WITH FREESTYLE CROCHET

    ALYTH CREATES   Crochet is a wonderful pliable way to work with yarn. I will be in Alyth Town Hall over the weekend demonstrating some tips for getting started. Here is a wee example.¬† I wasn’t terribly impressed with this motif and initially laid it aside.¬† I then decided to add some surface crochet and…

  • Aberdeen Yarnfest 2018

    Check my workshop out at the Aberdeen Yarnfest on Sunday 13th May.¬† It runs from 10.00 am to 1.00pm at the¬†Doubletree Aberdeen Treetops hotel.¬† I made the A5 journal cover below using Sublime silk yarn in two shades, and a maroon synthetic silk background. “Therapeutic crochet ‚Äď Exploring Tunisian and Broomstick techniques.” ¬†How to make…

  • BABY IT’S COLD OUTSIDE!!!

    But it’s warm inside.¬† Getting ready for next classes and keeping yarns in order!  

  • CROCHET EVENING CLASSES 2018, HARRIS ACADEMY, DUNDEE

    Spring term is here!¬† The enrolment evening for Spring 2018 is on Thurdsay January 17th in Harris Academy, Dundee.¬† ¬† ¬†These classes are due to run again during the Spring Term.¬† ¬†Enrolment night is on January 17th at Harris Academy from 18.00 – 19.30.¬† For more details please visit Harris Education and Recreation Association –…

  • JUMP INTO LIBRARIES @ COUPAR ANGUS LIBRARY 9 NOVEMBER 2017

    I will be teaching crochet in a 2 hour workshop this Friday at Coupar Angus Library from 2.30 Р4.30pm.  Whether you are a total beginner, or have experience, or have a project you want some help with, sign up and come along!   For more details contact Coupar Angus Library on  01250 871449.

  • JUMP INTO LIBRARIES @ ALYTH LIBRARY 10 NOVEMBER 2017

    I will be teaching crochet in a 2 hour workshop this Saturday at Alyth Library from 9.30 Р11.30am.  Whether you are a total beginner, or have experience, or have a project you want some help with, sign up and come along!   For more details contact Alyth Library on  01828 63273 http://www.culturepk.org.uk/whats-on/jump-into-libraries-alyth-library/