Knitwear Design with Mei Yuk Wong – Creative Gatherings
This workshop is part of Creative Gatherings, a collaboration with Manchester Art Gallery and Manchester Hong Kong Creatives.
The artist will show some examples of her knitwear and books to inspire the learners. The workshop will also show how to choose natural materials and ethical products. Yarns and needles will be provided for the learners to use at the workshop, and they are welcomed to bring their own yarns, needles and knitwear in progress.
The workshop is suitable for adults or children over eight years old; people who never touch a knitting needle before or any knitwear creators. Children must be accompanied with an adult at all times.
Mei Yuk Wong is an artist, curator, writer, producer and creative consultant. Using a wide range of materials to create work. Her practice and themes vary from personal stories to wider social and political issues.