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March 2021

Exploring Bullion stitch – Mini Class

March 13 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Learn how to execute a Bullion stitch and stitch some rosebuds with leaves. Full rose flowers will be shown in this class. Bullion stitch may be used for a variety of projects and attendees may wish to discuss other options with the tutor. Tutor Firdes Ali Class code FA1303 Class cost $35 for members        $45 for non-members Kit cost and details $3 for the kit, cash payable to the Tutor on the day of the class. A list of requirements…

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Exploring Bullion stitch – Mini Class

March 16 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Learn how to execute a Bullion stitch and stitch some rosebuds with leaves. Full rose flowers will be shown in this class. Bullion stitch may be used for a variety of projects and attendees may wish to discuss other options with the tutor. Tutor Firdes Ali Class code FA1603 Class cost $35 for members        $45 for non-members Kit cost and details $3 for the kit, cash payable to the Tutor on the day of the class. A list of requirements…

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Alison Cole Stumpwork Class

March 20 @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pm

This 2-day class will be held on Saturday 20 March and Sunday 21 March, 2021.  An "Illustrated Floral" stumpwork project class with Alison Cole, covering two padding techniques and creating detached elements using a range of techniques.This design is based on an illuminated Book of Hours in the collection of the National Gallery of Victoria and is worked on black satin using Cascade House silk threads. The design size is approximately 12cm x 12cm and is highlighted with English gilt…

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April 2021

A Chrysanthemum for Mother on Mother’s Day – Mini Class

April 17 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

This is a class about placement of stitches to create the right “look”. Students will use ribbon stitch in a variety of ways as well as whipped running stitch and straight stitch to create a chrysanthemum to put in a card or decorate any item that the student wishes to embellish. Tutor Paula Pugh Class code PP1704 Class cost $35 for members        $45 for non-members Kit cost and details $10 for the kit, cash payable to the Tutor on the…

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May 2021

Colour Class for Embroidery

May 8 @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pm

Understanding colour is important in designing a beautiful and effective piece of embroidery. This class, one of six Essential Embroidery Skills classes focusses on which colours go well together, which don’t, and why. All you need to bring to this class is your notebook and pencils or pens. You will be exploring colours, rather than stitching, and your tutor will provide the handouts and materials to do that. No kit is required. The Guild provides these Essential Embroidery Skills classes…

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Hardanger Bon Bon Pincushion

May 9 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm

This 2-day class will be held on Sunday 9 May and Sunday 23 May, 2021.  It is designed to be an initial journey into Hardanger Embroidery encompassing some counted thread embroidery techniques from Norway. Hardanger Embroidery is traditionally a white on white embroidery which features on aprons and shirts worn as part of traditional folk costumes.  Attendance on 9 May (Day 1) is essential in order to attend Day 2 on 23 May 2021 Students will explore basic techniques –…

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June 2021

Blue Wrens – Long and Short stitch

June 19 @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pm

This 2-day class will be held on Saturday 19 and Sunday 20 June, 2021.  The class will cover Long and Short stitch using DMC threads. The design will be traced onto the linen fabric. The male bird in the design will be completed during the class and full information on completing the project will be provided. Attendance on 19 June (Day 1) is essential in order to attend 20 June (Day 2).   Tutor Marlene Lambert Class code ML1906 Class…

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Perfecting Hardanger Picots Mini Class

June 26 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Hardanger Embroidery from Norway is a tone-on-tone embroidery featuring open cut and drawn work which is often referred to as Hardanger Lace. The “lace” can take many forms and often includes picots . Two methods of creating a picot, looped and knotted, are explored in this mini class, designed for those who have a working knowledge of hardanger as some pre-class preparation is needed. Students will produce a small sampler in this technique only class and a kit is not…

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July 2021

Goldwork – Burgundy Flowers

July 17 @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pm

This 2-day class will be held on Saturday 17 July and Sunday 18 July, 2021. This introductory goldwork project covers the basic techniques used in goldwork, how to apply the padding felt, stretch and couch Purl Purl, use Bright check and use couching thread in a needle. Basic knowledge of embroidery stitches is necessary for this class. Attendance on 17 July (Day 1) is essential in order to attend 18 July (Day 2). Tutor Anna Lang Class code AL1707 Class…

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Celebrate World Embroidery Day at the Guild

July 25 @ 10:30 am - 3:00 pm

World Embroidery Day was first celebrated in 2011, in Vismarlőv,  Sweden. It was spearheaded by a local group of Broderiakaemin (Sweden’s Embroidery Guild), which took the initiative to plan and create a special day to celebrate embroidery.  That day, now called World Embroidery Day, is 30 July and The Embroiderers’ Guild, Qld will celebrate it this year on Sunday 25 July.                                     Items embroidered by Guild members Come and enjoy our heritage-listed building and experience Embroidery treasures from around the…

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