Wednesday, 31 October 2012

Embroidered books workshop with Primmy Chorley

Thank you to everyone who spent the day with myself and my Mum Primmy Chorley on Saturday
We had a lovely day meeting you all and seeing all your lovely items that you brought to work on.
Thank you also to Jo Pott for hosting the event at her lovely Cafe and Deli Kyffin located at 129 High St Bangor.
We were treated to some delicious food and some amazing cakes so many thanks again Jo!

Below are some photos of what we got up to on the day and some of the work that was made 
We look forward to working again together next year and welcoming all who will be joining us in Cornwall over the weekend of next Embroidered bookmaking workshop
(See details below)


Embroidered memory BookswithPrimmy and Jessie Chorley
May 10th , 11th and 12th 2013  at
Cowslip Workshops Newhouse Farm St.Stephens Launceston Cornwall PL15 8JX

This workshops will start on the Friday evening with a talk by myself and my Mum and textile artist Primmy Chorley.
We will speak about how we create our work, the techniques we use and also our inspirations for our work.
Following this there will be a two day bookmaking workshops run by the two of us you will be given both group and individual
tuition and encouraged to
explore both the ways we work to create your own embroidered book.
We will be using found objects, and scraps of favourite fabric alongside techniques such as applique,collage and hand embroidery.

Advanced bookings only
For more information please contact
Jo directly on

Also a little reminder I am at the Selvedge fair next Saturday November the 10th
I will be there in person all day with my new Christmas cards, wrapping papers, Hand stitched brooches and new new new hand embroidered Aprons
Hope to see you then


  1. It looks like you all have a wonderful time.

  2. Yes we did it was another lovely day hope you are well Mandy x