Description of Class
You can choose either one of the following to work on in class.
Winter Magic: Get a head start for the season of magic. Winter Magic is a fun wool appliqué starring blocks with the scenes of winter. It is a hand stitched trio stitched onto a background that has embroidered edges. Learn some basic embroidery stitches, how to work with wool, and cutting techniques.
Gourds in the Garden: The season of Autumn leaves fall, scarecrows watch over the harvest, and gourds and pumpkins adorn front porches. Gourds in the Garden a fun wool appliqué starring blocks with pumpkins, gourds, and sunflowers that are all hand stitched into a trio of harvest fun. Learn some basic embroidery stitches, how to work with wool, and cutting techniques.
Teacher: Stephanie Chini
Skill Level: All Levels
Class Time: Saturday, April 7th 2-5pm
Pattern: Winter Magic or Gourds in the Garden: $8 (Paid to teacher in class)
Kit: Winter Magic or Gourds in the Garden: $30 (includes pattern)
Although the kit is not required, it is recommended. Kit includes pattern and all the materials to finish the wool top with a flannel background that measures about 6 ½” x 18”. Freezer paper also included in kit price.
Supplies Needed if not purchasing the kit:
If students would like to have the kit shipped prior to class, this can be arranged with teacher. Small cutting is required for this project.
Basic Sewing Kit. NO MACHINE NECESSARY. All handwork.
Applique pins and Chenille needle optional
Threads to match appliqué: black, white/ecru, green, gold, red, brown
Optional Soft Fuse, but teacher prefers freezer paper and pins or stapler to attach pieces.