We will explore various Stumpwork methods to create elegant three-dimensional flowers and plants. These methods include appliqué techniques which employ traditional and unique Stumpwork stitches such as: needlelace, needle weaving, french knot, and satin stitch.
Workshop A will focus on building flowers, specifically a daisy. Workshop B will teach participants how to employ Stumpwork techniques to build leaves and petals, and Workshop C will be expand upon previous techniques and teach how to build strawberries and other round forms with a stitch method known as needle lace.
Workshop A: Sunday, September 16, 2018 "The Daisy"
Workshop B: Sunday, September 23, 2018 "Building Leaves and Petals"
Workshop C: Sunday, October 7, 2018 "Building a Strawberry using Needle Lace Techniques"
Workshop A: Friday, October 5, 2018 "The Daisy"
Workshop B: Friday, October 12, 2018 "Building Leaves and Petals"
Workshop C: Friday, October 19, 2018 "Building a Strawberry using Needle Lace Techniques"
Time: 3 - 7pm
Location: TATTER Blue Library, 505 Carroll Street Suite 2B, Brooklyn NY 11215
Cost: $95 each, $255 for all three technique workshops
What To Bring: All materials are provided in this course