By Celeste Chalasani
Registration Dates: October 1, 2023 to November 30, 2023 Online Lessons Start Date: February 1, 2024
Sweet living in the summer time! Imagine a warm summer morning, with juicy blackberries glistening in the sun. Bees buzz on their search for nectar while a caterpillar lazily crawls along a stem. This Stumpwork class brings the vision to life as students learn and practice a variety of dimensional stitches and padding techniques.
Size of Design Area: 5” x 6”
Ground Fabric: Silk shantung, cut 12″ x 12″
Thread: DMC & Anchor stranded cotton thread, Japan threads, Pearl Cotton
Skill Level: Beginner Experience with surface embroidery encouraged.
Text: The text is approximately 50 pages
Kit Contents: Silk shantung, cotton fabric for backing, polyester organza, Anchor and DMC stranded cotton thread, Japan threads, pearl cotton, beads, felt and needles
Time: Three (3) Months: eight (8) lessons weekly; Feb 1-22, Mar 1-29 and one (1) extra month for assistance. Pre-recorded videos included to demonstrate stitches and techniques.
Students will supply: 12″ x 12″Evertite frame or stretcher bars, OR 8 1/2″ embroidery hoop; cream colored sewing thread; masking tape; needle threader; scissors for cutting paper and felt; 6″ ruler with both inches and centimeters; mechanical pencil; Pigma pen or similar; needle puller (optional); needle threader for small, fine needles (optional); iron and ironing mat/board; usual stitching supplies. Magnification is highly recommended.
Fee: 2 options
Option A: Electronic delivery of instructions only – $75 CAD
Option B: Kit, postage and electronic delivery of instructions – $160 CAD
This course is available to EAC/ACB members only. If you are not a current member, please apply online.
Learn how this cyber course will work through the Groups.io platform.
Note: No Refunds once registration is complete.