NORAH STOCKER  ARTIST - Company Message
 
I offer Design2Stitch vouchers for special occasions ie birthdays etc. I can also arrange a minimum of four friends to book one of my workshops of their choice at the studio for a special occasion. I also have regular private groups of up to eight persons book workshops at my Coggeshall studio. I frequently teach at other venues by request. Please contact me to discuss further norahjanet@hotmail.com or 01787 222946 eves/wends
 
NEWS: SPRING/SUMMER 2018  WORKSHOPS 
 
The workshops and courses are held at my Coggeshall Studio and other venues.  We have had some lovely work produced by students at my November/December workshops since 2010. Please see below some of the recent student creations. There are lots of lovely and inspiring workshops and courses for everybody so do contact me for further details or to book  norahjanet@hotmail.com . Design2Stitch, Fine art printmaking series, Art Quilt,  Mixed Media, Dyeing, Printing, Burning Issues, Free machine embroidery, Funky Dolls & Critters club and so much more!


NEW MEDIA  GROUP 2018 : If you are looking to join a media group with like minded people.  Norah runs this monthly on Wednesdays for members to create their own work in any media of your choice.  Art journals, art canvas, art quilts, personal study. These are not workshops but to guide and mentor members. 10 am - 3pm Please contact Norah direct on  norahjanet@hotmail.com MEDIA GROUP - monthly on Wednesdays : 31  JAN, 28 FEB, 28 MARCH, 25 APRIL, 23 MAY, 27 JUNE, 25 JULY 2018 (£25 per session 3 months in advance)

FINE ART GROUP SERIES: (morning sessions 10.30-12.30 pm)
Wednesdays term one: 7 FEB, 14 MARCH, 4 APRIL, 2 MAY, 
11 JULY (£15 per session total £75). contact norahjanet@hotmail.com for details. 
We will be looking at various methods and master artists.The Elements of art.  We will be using watercolour paints and acrylic paints. Colour, line, texture, shape, form.Tips and techniques given. Creating sketchbooks and working onto canvas

VISITING TUTORS

MICHELE WEBBER fine art tutor. Freelance artist, published illustrator. A Professional Associate of the SAA, Michele has demonstrated painting at events in London, on Sky TV’s Painting and Drawing Channel and appeared several times on BBC Radio Essex. Michele’s fine art work is representative with a slightly stylized twist, always bright, lively and happy. She is attracted to patterns and repeating, complex motifs found both in nature and manmade items.
Bookings for Michele workshops at Fantasia Textiles Studio below -  Please ask Michele for a booking form - email art@michelewebber.com 

Saturday 26 May 2018 10.30 - 4  pm Improve your drawing

Saturday 23 June 2018 10.30 - 4pm Understanding Colour

Saturday 8 September 2018 10.30-4 pm Seascape Sunsets

KARENZA JACKSON fine art tutor: Karenza Jackson is an established artist and printmaker and is a member of Colchester Art Society and Gainsborough's House Workshop. She regularly exhibits her work, mainly in and around East Anglia. She has many years experience teaching art, running courses from her studio, workshops out in the landscape and at various locations in Suffolk and Essex. 
 
Tuesday 8 May 2018 10.30 am - 4pm Summer Gardens

Tuesday 4 September 10.30 - 4pm Woodland animals and birds

Tuesday 18 September 10.30 - 4pm Flowers by Impact 

Tuesday 16 October 10.30 - 4pm Art from the Imagination
Bookings for Karenza workshops above at Fantasia Textiles Studio please email her direct  karenzajackson@hotmail.com

PRINTING SERIES WORKSHOPS: Norah has written a printing programme - these are a series of workshops of printing methods for design on paper and fabric. We will also create a book using some of the papers on the afternoon of the third workshop. Workshops are held monthly. The cost is £35 unless advised otherwise. Payment upon confirmation of booking please. Contact Norah direct (email: norahjanet@hotmail.com) for dates 2018.
Printmaking
Saturday 4 August Gelli plate printing 10.30 to 12.30 am £20 includes paints

Saturday 1 September Etching plate printing 10.30 to 12.30 am £20 

Eco Printing: Wednesday 22 August with nature 10 am to 2.30 pm £25

Norah 2018 exhibitions dates: further details on my website all are welcome do put dates in your diary! click linkhere 

June 31 May to 6 June Snape Maltings Quay Gallery, Suffolk
Sudbury Summer Fair 2018 2-8 July 2018
September 14 to 28 Mill Tye Gallery, Conard
September 28 to 30 Thaxted Guildhall
October 2 to Feb 4 Saffron Walden Museum


SNAPE MALTINGS 2018
QUAY GALLERY 
"SENSE OF SELF Mixed Media EXHIBITION"
 Friday 31 May to Thursday 7 June 
 open 10 am - 4pm
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NORAH STOCKER and LIZ NICHOLLS 
a collaboration of work by the two artists relating to identity of self image and memories of life. 
email: norahjanet@hotmail.com looking forward to seeing you. 


Further courses and workshops on eco printing and dyeing will be added later on in the Summer months. 

FANTASIA TEXTILES - NORAH STOCKER
Norah Stocker lives near and runs her own business in Coggeshall, Essex. She is a qualified Fine Art Printmaker, Art, Design & Textile Artist and adult teacher of City & Guilds. She offers talks, teaching and mentors her exhibiting Focus group.

Norah Stocker  runs workshops and courses from other venues and at her Coggeshall studio situated on a small business park in a lovely countryside location. Talks, teaching at other venues and commissions welcome.  norahjanet@hotmail.com   website: www.fantasiatextiles.co.uk 

FREE MACHINE EMBROIDERY COURSE:  to learn free machine embroidery for beginners to intermediate level. To help give confidence and knowledge of your own sewing machine. This course is on going please contact to discuss. (six weeks on Tuesday mornings 9.30 am to 12.30 am.£24 per lesson (6 week course £144)

DOODLE ART ONE:  Run by Norah Stocker - free machine embroidery techniques. If there are four of you interested in learning this for a day then please put a request by email. You learn a variety of techniques to create a lovely small art quilt either seascape or landscape using these stitches. £35 each for day.

The studio is not open to the public except for workshops or upon request. Talks, teaching at other venues and commissions welcome.  Contact Norah Stocker email norahjanet@hotmail.com 

 
These will be held at my  Coggeshall studio. For full details and to book please contact me direct to discuss. I look forward to hearing from you.
CREATE & ENJOY!
Norah Stocker (Textile Artist)
01787 222946 eves/wends or 07921 395245 (mobile)
 email: norahjanet@hotmail.com











ARCHIVES: 
SUMMER/AUTUMN WORKSHOPS  2014 (Students  wip)
 
MIXED MEDIA WORKSHOPSNEEDLE FELTING landscapesBEJEWELLED PANEL BURNING ISSUESFUNKY HOUSE & GARDEN BOOKTURKISH DELIGHT BURNING ISSUES
FOLK ART VINTAGETURKISH DELIGHT BURNING ISSUESALTERED ART CANVASSTARRY NIGHT LUNAR HARESMIXED MEDIA COILED BOWLS
FOLK ART INDIA panelMOROCCAN GARDENART JOURNAL BOOK FOLK ART INDIA PROCIAN MX DYES SHIBORRI
NOSTALGIA MEMORIES PANELMIXED MEDIA MIXED MEDIA WORKSHOPSINDIAN BOOK COVER WEAVINGBeautiful fabric boxes embroidered
CANVAS MIXED MEDIA LargeFUNKY DOLLS & CRITTER CLUBFUNKY DOLLS & CRITTERS CLUBFUNKY DOLLS & CRITTERS CLUBFUNKY DOLLS & CRITTERS CLUB
FUNKY DOLLS & CRITTERS CLUBFUNKY DOLLS & CRITTERS CLUBDOLLS CLUBDOLLS CLUBDOLLS CLUB
MIXED MEDIA WORKSHOPPhoto collage mixed media Fabric wrapped wire bowlsPaper Mache  & mixed media BowlsArt canvas mixed media
Christmas extravaganzaItalian landscapes designMixed media TilesEmbellisher machine play dayHand needle felting landscapes
ALTERED CANVAS WORK A4Landscape free machine embroideryMoroccan GardensSteampunk panel one CANVAS work mixed media Large
Sewing room panelFUNKY DOLLS & CRITTERS CLUBDOODLEART ONESPRINGTIME BLOOMSFLOWER KANTHA NEEDLECASE
SUMMER GARDENSSARI RIBBON BONANZASEASCAPE SUNSETPARADISE BEACHESABSTRACT ART CANVAS
VINTAGE BOOK COVERSAMARAI WARRIOR FIGUREINDIAN FELTED BAGINDIAN MIRROR TREASURE TROVE BOX
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Paradise - seascapeParadise - seacapeParadise - seascapeParadise - seasacpe
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Folk Art IndiaFolk Art IndiaFunky Dolls & Critter ClubProcian MX dye day One May 2013
Funky Dolls & Critters ClubNostalgia memories panel May 2013Art Journal mixed media book pagesWoven book covers April 2013
Nostalgia memories panel April 2013Burning Issues Turkish Delight tile panel
 






















































































Winter 2012 workshops - students gallery: please see below some of the beautiful work produced by students at my recent winter workshops. Thankyou to all of you and look forward to seeing you at the coming workshops:
 
 
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Folk Art vintageFolk Art vintageFolk Art vintageFolk Art vintage
Urban Art GrafittiUrban Art GrafittiUrban Art GrafittiUrban Art Grafitti
Urban Art GrafittiUrban Art GrafittiUrban Art GrafittiUrban Art Grafitti
Urban Art GrafittiUrban Art GrafittiUrban Art GrafittiUrban Art Grafitti
Summer Meadow by Norah StockerUrban Art GrafittiUrban Art GrafittiUrban Art Grafitti
Urban Art GrafittiUrban Art GrafittiUrban Art GrafittiUrban Art Grafitti
Christmas Funky Bird design by NorahSummer Meadow Burning Issues 1Summer Meadow by Norah StockerSummer Meadow Burning Issues 1
Summer Meadow Burning Issues 1Summer Meadow Burning Issues 1Summer Meadow Burning Issues 1Summer Meadow Burning issues 1
Summer Meadow Burning Issues 1Summer Meadow Burning Issues 1Summer Meadow Burning issues 1Summer Meadow Burning Issues 1
Summer Meadows Burning Issues 1Summer Meadows Burning Issues 1Summer Meadows Burning Issues 1Summer Meadows Burning Issues 1
Summer Meadows Burning Issues 1Design2Stitch colour theoryBulgarian Burning Issues one to oneElle lovely embellishments
Detail of Elle's workConcentration!Deep concentration!Burning Issues 2 Sheers
Burning Issues 2 SheersSari Ribbon bag techniquesExperimental Past TimesExperimental Past Times
Sari ribbon bag techniquesSari ribbon bag techniquesSari ribbon bag techniquesSari ribbon bag techniques
Paradise seascapeParadise seascapeParadise seascapeParadise seascape
Paradise seascapeParadise seascapeParadise seascapeParadise seascape
Paradise seascapeParadise seascapeParadise seascapeSari ribbon bag techniques
Sari ribbon book coverSari ribbon book coverSari ribbon book cover
Sari ribbon book coverSari ribbon book coversari ribbon book coverSari ribbon book cover
Sari Ribbon book coverPariadise seascapeFunky House & Garden bookFunky House & Garden book
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Summer 2012 Workshops students work: please see below the lovely work students produced from my three Summer taster workshops Thankyou to all of you and look forward to seeing you at my Coggeshall studio for the Winter/Spring sessions.
 
Funky House & Garden workshopBorders & Motifs workshopBorders & Motifs workshopBorders & Motifs workshop
Borders & Motifs workshopsBorders & Motifs workshopsBorders & Motifs workshop sheersBorders & Motif workshop - sheers
Borders & Motif workshop  - sheersBorders & Motif workshop  - sheersNostalgia - MemoriesNostalgia - Memories
Nostalgia - MemoriesNostalgia - MemoriesNostalgia - MemoriesNostalgia - Memories
Funkyhouse groupFunky House & Garden bookFunky House & Garden bookFunky House & Garden book
Funky House & Garden bookFunky House & Garden bookFunky House & Garden bookFunky House & Garden book
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FANTASIA BAZAAR STALL - we welcome requests from Guilds and textile groups to bring our lovely creative textile products to sell at your venues. Please contact me direct.We sell unusual fabrics, hand dyed threads, fabrics, felt, scrumptious fabric packs, designer and folk art pattern, needle felting supplies, sewing notions, books and lots more. We look forward to seeing you. (Our Studio is a working studio and only open to the public for workshops or upon request so please ring 01787 222946 eves/wends for full details)

CREATE & ENJOY!
 
Norah Stocker (Textile Artist)
01787 222946 (eves/wends)
norahjanet@hotmail.com
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Please email me if interested norahjanet@hotmail.com so I can contact you with all the details.
 
 
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