Thread to Thread – One Day Workshop

Create a pebbly beach or wildflower meadow.  Heavily textured adaptation of the Dorset button, introducing Shisha and French knots on muslin and chiffon overlaid onto a silk background.

Adapting traditional stitching techniques using different weights of thread alongside one another to create beautiful effects. You will work towards making mirror or picture frames, encrusted box-tops or small purses.

Equipment list:

Piece of silk backed with cotton.  Size to suit.
Selection of sheers, voiles, silk metallics.
Any hand-stitching threads in your possession (tapestry wool, crochet threads, stranded cotton etc)
Sewing kit

A mirror pack measuring 11″ x 9″ includes all the fabrics required. Also includes mirror and cut card padded frame.  This can be bought on the day at a cost of £15.

Please email or phone 01252 793118 for more information, costings and dates.


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