Come join us for Smocking, Embroidery and Heirloom Sewing. This class is open to all levels of students, from beginners to those wanting to take their skills to the next level. New students will start by learning basic stitches in smocking or embroidery while learning tips and tricks for starting and ending, joining threads and centering designs. Experienced smockers and returning students may bring a project in progress or start a new one. Options include embroidery designs, bishop style dress, yoke dress, picture smocking, smocked garment construction, heirloom sewing touches and many more.
SMALL SCISSORS OR THREAD CLIPS
1 OR MORE COLORS OF EMBROIDERY FLOSS FOR PRACTICE
NEEDLES: CREWEL/EMBROIDERY #7 OR #8
WATER-SOLUBLE FABRIC MARKER
A DOODLE CLOTH IS PROVIDED FOR LEARNING STITCHES; FOR PROJECTS THERE IS A $5.00 FEE FOR PLEATING THE FABRIC
RECOMMENDED BOOK: A TO Z OF SMOCKING - AN EXCELLENT WITH WONDERFUL REFERENCE WITH PHOTOGRAPHS OF EVERY STITCH. IF YOU HAVE QUESTION, YOU CAN E-MAIL ME AT [email protected]