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.
Dates: Class A: Friday Feb. 8th, 2019 "The Daisy"
Class B: Friday Feb. 15th, "Building Leaves and Petals"
Class C: Friday Feb. 22nd, "Building a Strawberry using Needle Lace Techniques"
Class D: Sun March. 3rd, 2019 "The Daisy"
Class E: Sun March 10th, "Building Leaves and Petals"
Class F: Sun March 17th, "Building a Strawberry using Needle Lace Techniques"
Location: TATTER Blue Library, 505 Carroll Street Suite 2B, Brooklyn NY 11215
Cost: $90 each, $250 for all three technique workshops
What To Bring: All materials are provided in this course