2009 Project Classes
Patchwork with Pat (she’s back)
Bring along any unfinished projects and receive help with anything – sashing, borders, binding, etc.
Dates: Tuesday, 19th May 2009
Jelly Roll Delight
Use one of the pretty jelly rolls to create an appealing quilt.
This project is suitable for beginners, or if you are experienced, come along and enoy putting a quilt together easily. (A jelly roll is a coordinated collection of forty 2½” strips available from Jennifer Bee or any patchwork shop.) In two lessons you should complete your quilt top.
Dates: Tuesdays, 26th May and 9th June 2009
Brazilian Embroidery with Chris Entwistle
Learn the basics of this beautiful 3 dimensional embroidery in this class.
Dates: Wednesday 20th & 27th May and 3rd & 10th June 2009
Embroidery Retreat @ Rawson Holiday Resort
Don’t forget our Embroidery Retreat at Rawson 29th – 31st May 2009. There are limited vacancies for this weekend of embroidery and fun. Twin share $165 per person or single rooms $233.50 per person, fully catered. Contact me for bookings and further details
Join us for this exciting new class for Jennifer Bee.
…. From ancient to modern.
Experienced Tutor Marion Dawson will explain the fibres used, demonstrate and guide you through the steps to successful Feltmaking.
The art of Feltmaking is not new, in fact it is a very ancient craft used by nomadic tribes such as the Mongolians centuries ago.
Explore the traditional method of Feltmaking adapted to today’s world in this fascinating class for beginners. A variety of fibres will be used to create a uniquely individual item of your choice.
Dates: Saturday 13th June 2009
Due to the bushfires our February classes were postponed.
Alison Cole: Fuchsia Fantasy
Join Alison in this class using many goldwork techniques. This project adorns the cover of Alison’s new book the Midas Touch and is stunning.
Part one will need to be completed prior to her second class in February.
Dates: Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th September 2009
Saturday’s class will be spent covering the remaining facets of the Fuchsia Fantasy with Sunday’s class spent working on this project or working on a choice of Alison’s smaller projects ie Goldern Flutterby, Jewelled Dragonfly etc. or you may like to work on another goldwork UFO.
Introductions to Goldwork
A selection of four projects designed for beginners to goldwork to come and have a try at this beautiful form of embroidery.
Kits to choose from are:
Dancing Butterflies Kit
Kit cost $35
Kit cost $45
All kits contain all fabrics, threads, beads, needles and instructions.
Dates: Sunday 20th September 2009