In this class you will explore embroidering on appliquéd felt. The appliqué is simple and will be done by hand after which you will embellish your talisman with embroidery stitches and beads, buttons or other ephemera as you wish. The stitches are fairly basic and easy to learn if you have not done hand embroidery in the past. You can make the Crow Woman as shown or choose a theme for your talisman by adorning it with appropriate ornamentation or simply play with the stitches and colors. The project is all handwork, no sewing machine required.
Please be courteous to others by arriving for class with the correct supplies. Contact me firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.
Materials fee $18 paid directly to instructor at beginning of class includes:
felt, embroidery floss, needle, and freezer paper (for templates) and pattern/instructions.
Supplies You Need to Bring to Class:
a pair of sharp medium sized craft scissors and a black Frixion™ pen and white chalk pencil.
• Lighting: additional lighting may be helpful; a portable Ott light would be appropriate.
For your convenience, you may pre-order your materials for classes! Your materials will be waiting for you at the retreat. And you can always purchase additional materials at the retreat.