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A relaxed, informal, creative meet up for all!

Join us for a cuppa, biscuit and chat whilst delving into a creative pursuit for an hour or so, including drawing, painting, collaging, embroidering or knitting. All materials are available to use, but you’re welcome to bring your own equipment and tools. This meet up is open to all, especially those new to these artistic processes. Your facilitator, Paolo, will be on hand to help and provide his expertise where needed.

This meet up is open to anyone, and participants are welcome to attend for as much time as they choose- be it the full two hours or as a creative & social break when working from home. All materials are provided though you’re welcome to bring your own. This is a ‘pay what you feel’ event to ensure there are no financial barriers.

If you have any questions about the class or booking, please get in touch – info@poplarunion.com / 020 3039 3333.

Teacher Profile

Keren is a textile designer and educator. She studied interior design at the London College of Furniture in East London and has worked as a print designer in the fashion industry from the 90’s onwards, creating vibrant, hand-painted repeat patterns for established brands and private clients in London and New York. Her prints appear on clothing, furnishing fabrics, and home décor.

She takes inspiration from nature and botanical forms employing a range of media including watercolour, gouache, acrylics and collage before creating a digital repeat file for production.

As an educator, Keren has designed and run lively, inspiring, creative workshops for adults and children. Creative collaboration and an inclusive spirit are always central to her practice.

She is a member of the Learning Workshop Team at the Royal Academy of Arts, where she supports a variety of short courses as part of their Art and Design education programme.

Keren believes in an approach to learning that fosters personal and collective wellbeing and confidence, that is about experimentation, exploration, and joy, and not about following the rules!

Next date: Wed 22 May 1pm-3.30pm

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Age range: 18+

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