Stumpwork: Butterflies

Saturday 13 October 2018

THIS COURSE IS NOW FULLY BOOKED

To be added to the waiting list please call 01243 811021 or email [email protected]
9.30am-4pm
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The course

Make a stunning three-dimensional butterfly, using wire-work techniques together with organza fabrics and metallic threads to create delicately patterned wings. Learn to combine traditional stumpwork techniques with modern use of materials and methods.

The tutor

Caroline Vincent is the author of two books on sampler embroidery, and has an international reputation for specialising in creative contemporary pictorial samplers. Her commissions are held in both public and private collections, and she combines her studio work with exhibiting and lecturing. She regularly contributes to periodicals and craft magazines and also runs workshops at the Stitch & Craft Fair, Olympia and the Knitting & Stitching Show, Alexandra Palace.
www.carolinevincentsamplers.com

Participant information

The course will provide all the required materials plus a choice of threads and beads. Please bring small sharp scissors and your sewing glasses.

Fee and refreshments

£55 per person, to include tuition, teas and coffees. Please let the Museum know if you have any special dietary requirements. The Museum café will be open or you can bring a packed lunch.

Booking

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