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Inspired Responses

  17 Jan – 21 February 2015 Inspired Responses 10 The arts development team’s innovative programme of artists in schools residencies celebrates its first decade. Expect a high level of talent and extraordinary art works from young people in Halton aged 11- 19 http://www.thebrindley.org.uk/exhibitions/ Featuring Hazlehurst Studios artists Maria Tarn Textile Artist and Cathy Rounthwaite […]

Design to Stitch in February

Design to Stitch returns in February with Maria Tarn Once a month, 10-4pm at Hazlehurst Studios. This group meets once a month to learn more about machine embroidery and a whole range of different textile techniques. No previous experience is required, as support will be given during the sessions. The group have a range of […]

Collagraphy with Cathy Rounthwaite

Introduction to Collagraph Printing Saturday, 31 January 10am – 3pm Make a collagraph plate and experiment with inking and printing using our studio printing press. Collagraphy ~ Collagraphy (sometimes spelled collography) is a printmaking process in which materials are applied to a rigid substrate (such as paperboard or wood). The word is derived from the […]

Felting at Hazlehurst

The monthly felting group at Hazlehurst has been established for quite a while now, but haven’t had much of a presence on our website, which we shall soon rectify. Please keep an eye on the website, as we will be adding a dedicated ‘Felt’ section over the next few weeks, including past projects. Next felty […]

Exhibition: Knit a Year!

The Knit a Year Exhibition tells the story of Halton’s moods through the mediums of knitting and text. Alongside this installation by artist Beth Barlow will be “The Cabinet of knitted Curiosities”. Featuring the work of national artists, the knitting enclosed will be beyond jumpers and scarves. Like museum exhibits of old the objects will […]

Friends of Old Town Bloom – Rotary Club

Herein lies a post about the friends that we have made along the way, thanks to the community garden project ‘Old Town Bloom’ First up is the Runcorn Rotary Club Runcorn Rotary Club Throughout the Old Town Bloom project I had continually sent out emails to anyone that I thought was relevant to the project, […]

Book When?

At Hazlehurst we are currently working on our workshop calendar for the next few months, from textiles to print to Christmas like things.  At Hazlehurst Studios we currently use bookwhen for online booking, but are also looking into updating that, if anyone has any solid recommendations? Current link is https://v1.bookwhen.com/hazlehurst.  Please do send an email with any questions and […]

Design to Stitch 2014/2015

  Design to Stitch 2014/2015 with Maria Tarn Textile Artist  This popular monthly workshop returns this Saturday (6th September), amidst the chaos of refurbishing the community room (back to normal by October, well back even better thanks to Runcorn Framers). Please have a read of these other posts to find out more Design to Stitch […]

Design to Stitch 2013/2014

A look back at the Hazlehurst Studios Design to Stitch Workshops 2013/2014 Tutor Maria Tarn Textile Artist This series of workshops has run for over a year on the first Saturday of every month. No previous experience was necessary, just and interest and enthusiasm to learn new things and work creatively. The emphasis was initially […]