Portland, OR 2020 Art and Soul Workshops

Workshop Details

Helene Knott
6:30 - 9:30
Sunday Eve Aug 23

Hand Stitched Button Medallions

$ 95  


These are little hand stitched mandalas type compositions sewn onto felt or felted wool to frame collectible buttons, The embroidery is composed from very simple easy stitches and a student need not have previous embroidery skills to create one of these little carousels of color. Skill Level: Beginner and up, Handwork only, no sewing machine required. 

Materials fee $20 paid directly to instructor at beginning of class includes:
felt, stabilizer, and 4 skeins of embroidery floss, needle, button, chalk pencil and patterns.

Supplies You Need to Bring to Class in addition to materials provided by instructor:
Students need to bring a pair of embroidery scissors and a thimble if they prefer to sew with one

Other Incidental Supplies:
• Lighting: additional lighting may be helpful; a portable Ott light would be appropriate. 
• Extension cords and plug strips (if bringing additional lighting)
• A Pillow: Many venues have less than comfortable chairs, a pillow may help.

Please be courteous to others by arriving for class with the correct supplies. Contact me at helene.m.knott@gmail.com if you have any questions.