Colossal is past extremely joyful to welcome South African artist Danielle Clough (up to now) to Chicago for a couple of in-person workshops this September. Whether or not running on tennis rackets, clothes, or scraps of material, Clough is widely recognized for her colourful embroideries that expertly translate the foundations of colour principle into daring, fiber-based works.
Held at 21c Museum Lodge on September 8 and 9, those workshops are the primary Clough has taught in Chicago.
Right through the Friday evening consultation, spend 3 hours immersed within the artist’s distinctive thread-blending ways as she stocks pointers and tips for growing size and sewing with vibrant colour. On Saturday, Clough gives her signature Stitch A ways Stitch Just right magnificence, which guides scholars thru a six-hour consultation in studying to embroider from images and broaden their very own kinds.
Clough even designed a package of fabrics specifically for Colossal, which contains the whole thing you wish to have to begin embroidering and stay your observe going at house. All ability ranges are welcome, and every workshop is other, so we urge you to check in for each periods.
In case you’re a Colossal Member, make sure you use the cut price code on your account for $10 off. In case you plan to shuttle and keep at 21c Museum Lodge in Chicago for the workshop, you’ll obtain a 25 p.c cut price on rooms. Succeed in out to us at [email protected] so we will mean you can ebook your lodging.
In case you’re in Philadelphia, our buddies at Paradigm Gallery + Studio also are webhosting the artist for a three-day magnificence on summary embroideries.
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