A one day workshop for beginners or experienced silk painters. Anyone can paint on silk, artist or non-artist alike. The day begins with an an introduction to techniques. You will then have the opportunity to test these out first on a small sample piece before starting a large silk painting.Read More
Archives for September 2017
Silk painting has always been a preferred medium and a catalyst for letting go of visual boundaries. This in turn has influenced my interest in exploring mixed media and an openness to where the process may take me. My love for making mosaics seems to underline the significance of touch.Read More
i design and make my own beautiful purses, bags, and cushions.Read More
Alexandra Symons is an Artist & Designer, Silver Smith and self-taught Ceramicist with an Honors Degree in Applied Arts.
Alex loves making ‘things’ and indeed her cards says exactly that ‘Maker of Things’.
Alex at present is mostly crafting Ming Porcelain in to wearable Art and bespoke and unique jewellery with running themes from the British Wildlife to Curiosity Cabinets and anything she finds a passion for.
Alex is fairly new to the Applied Arts scene but through her tireless work ethic she is starting to be known and has recently had some success being asked to supply The National Trust in North Wales with a considerable amount of her jewelry, plus she has been chosen to exhibit four pieces of her highly diverse work in acclaimed Storiel Gallery Bangor.