In this workshop, you will learn to make a composition by using pieces of fabric and paper to make a base for your own personal fiber art piece! Students will use felt, yarn, fleece, and thread to make a unique piece. Techniques covered in this course include running stitch, couching, and French knots. You will also learn how to frame your work to make it look professional. All materials are included and no experience is necessary. Please note: Student cancellations less than 2 weeks prior to the class will not be refunded.
Come explore Boro and Hantha stitching in the beautiful simplicity of the running stitch! Indulge your inner textile artist while working with hand painted hemp fabrics and linen threads. Other classic sewing techniques of appliqué, reverse appliqué and quilting will also be introduced. Taught by local Artist Maureen Ballagh. No experience is necessary, and all materials are included. Please note: Student cancellations less than 2 weeks prior to the class will not be refunded.