Chicken Scratch Tray Cloth The stitch used for this piece of work has various wonderful names …. Chicken Scratch, Depression Lace and Australian Lace being just a few. Worked on a linen check fabric, the tray cloth serves as a sampler for the various stitch designs. It measures 31 cm x 41 cm and is backed with calico.
Suitability - Beginners This workshop will be suitable for complete beginners and for those more experienced who would like to add to their library of stitches.
Date(s) Saturday 4th September (places available)
Times 10.00 am. to 4.00 pm. with 45 minutes for lunch Arrival:- from 9.30 am.
Location Alstonefield Memorial Hall (The Village Hall) Postcode for Satnav - DE6 2FR Click for Directions
Refreshments Tea & coffee is provided throughout the day, with home baking. Please bring your own packed lunch.
What you need to bring All materials and equipment will be provided.
Cost £45 per person including all materials.
About the Workshop During the workshop you will learn the various foundation and winding stitches that make up 'Chicken Scratch' to make a sampler that can be made up into a tray cloth. Calico for the backing is provided for you to take home. All the work is done by hand.