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Peek-A-Boo Book

Jill K. Berry & Maude May
9:00 - 4:30 & 6:30 - 9:30
Tuesday & Tuesday Eve

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$ 260  

Some Bookbinding and sewing experience helpful
Jill and Maude look forward to sharing with you their journal making tips and tricks! This journal contains many of them. It has beautiful painted pages that peek out from the spine of this stitched fabric collage cover. The cover will combine scraps of fabrics, paintings, felt, paper, threads, and colorful notions. This class includes bookbinding, painting on papers, machine and hand stitching and collage techniques. 

Skills you will learn or build on
• Collage Principles
• Creating a Visual Narrative Using Words and Images
• Layering Papers and Fabrics Together
• Machine Stitching
 

Materials Fee $32 paid at beginning of class includes:

Bookbinding tools
Buttons
Embroidery floss
Embroidery scissors
Embroidery Stitch Guides
Fabrics
Interfacing
Needles
Paint
Paint Brushes
Sewing Machine threads
Various artist grade papers for painting
Waxed linen
Wool felt
And more!
There will be five sewing machines available to share. If you have a machine please bring it!

 

Supplies Needed  to bring for Class:

Decorative papers of all kinds, at least 15" X 8"
Favorite fabric scraps
Good fabric scissors
Good paper scissors
Any adornments you would like to add
 

Most of the required supplies for your classes can be pre-ordered from Collage. They will be ready and waiting for you to pick up when you arrive at the retreat. To order supplies, contact Maria Ralaigh

 


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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.

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