Unless you grew up in the 1970s, you may have difficulty figuring out what string art could possibly be! And even if you do, what will come to mind are pieces of art created using wood and string. Only a handful of people in the UK are engaged in string art, but that’s about to change!
Popular five decades ago, string art is the little-known craft of creating beautiful artwork with colourful thread and card. In this 3-hour workshop, you will be introduced to string art and shown examples of a variety of exquisite designs and then…
Laurie O'Garro is a teacher, with over twenty years' experience working with children, teenagers and adults.
Since 2014, Laurie has specialised in a craft called 'string art'. From symbols to intricate geometric shapes, Laurie produces pieces large enough to be mounted on the wall and small enough to be given away as greetings cards.
Her work has been on show at pop up art exhibitions in Hammersmith and Ealing.
Take part in this rarely-seen class and be mesmerised and impressed by your own personal work of art.