sarah campbell designs

Colour, Rhythm and Repeat with Sarah Campbell
Oct
9
to Nov 6

Colour, Rhythm and Repeat with Sarah Campbell

During this 4-day course at Morley college, students will be looking at pattern in textiles, investigating design themes and going on to develop their own hand-painted designs on paper. From rhythmic mark-making to more complex repeats we'll explore the power of pattern and the importance of colour in design. More…

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Super Sketchbooks
Oct
25
10:00 AM10:00

Super Sketchbooks

A fun filled 2-hour workshop at the Fashion and Textile Museum, designed to inspire and excite a new generation of designers and artists. In this two hour session students will create their own sketchbook from scratch using found materials, papers, magazines, fabrics, prints and patterns and any other ingredients they can get their hands on. More...

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Selvedge Fair
Dec
1
9:00 AM09:00

Selvedge Fair

Sarah Campbell will be taking part in the Selvedge Fair. The Selvedge team brings a curated collection of 50 merchants and makers to Bloomsbury. Our exhibitors sell a range of rare vintage fabrics, covetable haberdashery and skillfully handmade textile treasures. The fair offers the perfect opportunity to meet makers, catch up with old friends, and pick up that special something in preparation for the festive season. More…

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Hand-painting pattern on calico and linen
Mar
1
to Mar 4

Hand-painting pattern on calico and linen

Explore painting pattern on textiles - what it is, how it's used, why we love it and what part colour plays. Learning how heat-fix paints and inks behave on fabric, you will start with simple mark-making and work towards more complex designs on fabric to wear, hang, sit upon, sew into and embellish, or use as samplers. A 4 day course at West Dean College more...

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Exploring Pattern & Painting on Textiles with Sarah Campbell
May
18
to May 19

Exploring Pattern & Painting on Textiles with Sarah Campbell

A 2 day course exploring Pattern & Painting on Textiles. We will look at, and analyse, the basic elements of pattern as used in textile design; there will be time to practice purposeful mark-making on paper in relation to these design staples. We will look at the basics of the repeat - how and why repeats work. We will practice these ideas on paper. We will include taking a look at colour distribution within the repeat, and if there's time, practice ideas on paper. More...

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Create!
Aug
9
11:00 AM11:00

Create!

Fabric Design

13 – 15 year olds

Create your own fabric designs inspired by the textiles used in Frida Kahlo’s garments. 

During the day you will sketch design ideas, explore different ways of printing, stencilling and painting designs onto a fabric length – enough to create a calico poncho to wear.

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