Jennifer Collier Paper Shoes workshop 

18. May - 18. May 14 / ended Bluecoat Display Centre

Tickets are £45 each, (£39 BDC Friends and concs) and include materials and light refreshments.

11am - 4pm

Workshop | Multi-disciplinary | North


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Jennifer Collier

Jennifer Collier



For this workshop you will create decorative paper shoes from found and recycled papers. From a choice of a few different styles of shoes, participants will glue the recycled papers onto a template which Jennifer will provide. When these are cut out, they will be constructed into shoe shapes.

Open to all abilities.

Jennifer’s practice focuses on creating work from paper; by bonding, waxing, trapping and stitching. She produces unusual paper ‘fabrics’, which are used to explore the ‘remaking’ of household objects. The papers are treated as if cloth, with the main technique employed being stitch; a contemporary twist on traditional textiles. The papers themselves serve as both the inspiration and the media for my work, with the narrative of the books and papers suggesting the forms.

For further information and tickets by phone on 0151 7094014 or email crafts@bluecoatdisplaycentre.com.


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