HANDS-ON DESIGN WORKSHOPS – Liverpool Design Festival – 30 October to 8 November 2009.

Don’t forget the Eco Design Show is now open in the Crypt of Metropolitan Cathedral until Sunday 1 November 2009. Includes some interesting workshops…

Saturday 31 October
Emily Lansley Workshop  10am to 12 noon and 1pm to 6pm
Nook and Willow Workshop 10am to 1pm and 2pm to 6pm

Sunday 1 November
Emily Lansley Workshop  10am to 12 noon and 1pm to 5pm
Neil Keating Workshop  10am to 1pm and 2pm to 5pm

The workshops take place as part of the Eco Design Show and are free to visitors to the event.
All the workshops are one hour long, bookable sessions with a small charge for materials. Eco-T- Shirts can also be separately purchased.Places are limited so please make your bookings at reception.

Emily Lansley – Customised Clothes
Artist and designer Emily Lansley is inviting visitors to the Eco Design Show to bring their old clothes to take part in her customisation workshop.Using her illustration and appliqué skills, Emily will work with you to transform your everyday garments into something unique and beautifully individual.

Nook and Willow – Revamped Accessories
Clare Wilson and Nina Halliwell– co-directors and designers at leading accessories designer Nook and Willow, will work with visitors to the Show to revamp your handbags and belts.Bring along your own accessories or charity shop purchase and join Claire to create a bespoke new designer piece.

Neil Keating Workshop – Eco T shirts
Illustrator Neil Keating will help you to make your own personally designed t-shirt.Bring in your own plain t-shirt or buy an eco t-shirt at the Show and illustrate it with fabric pens.Leave the Eco Design Show with a one-off.