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Drawn Thread – “Beginner’s Sampler”
Sunday, August 27, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
This is a class to introduce you to the magic of Drawn Thread work. The class begins with instruction to correctly withdraw and reweave threads – internal selvedges. A number of stitches will be taught – two versions of Hemstitch, 2 other types of hemming and one row with twisted threads.
The student will also learn basic Coral Knot, the essential stitch of Drawn Thread work. A simple run is completed, followed by a more complex run. How to begin and end Drawn Thread work is taught and the piece is completed with 4 sided stitch and satin stitches.
The student can then go on to more complex Drawn Thread work. This sampler could be made into a needle case, be framed or fitted on to a box lid.
Tutor: Deborah Love
Cost: $60.00 members; $80.00 non-members
Kit cost: $20 to be paid to the tutor on the day of the class
Complete the class registration form on the Guild website or contact firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 3252 8629 for details.