Needlecase in Silk & Gold Providing an introduction to Goldwork techniques, this needlecase designed by Cathy is made of pure pale green silk dupion and worked with various gold threads and materials, coupled with a lovely green variegated 100% silk thread. The needlecase has felt pages and measures 5" x 5". Should you wish to work the needlecase in a lilac colourways (as pictured below), please advise at time of booking, or at least 8 weeks beforehand.
Suitability Suitable for beginners to goldwork. It will be helpful to have done some stitching previously.
Date(s) Saturday 9th June 2018(3 places remaining)
Times 10.00 am. to 4.00 pm. with 30 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, but you may wish to bring your own 8" embroidery hoop if you have one. A seat frame is best, but not essential. Alternatively, you may borrow a standard hoop for the day. Standard and seat frames are normally also available to purchase).
Cost £45 per person including all materials.
About the Workshop Your design will be pre-printed onto silk dupion. You will use various goldwork techniques to complete the design which we aim for you to part-complete by the end of the workshop. You should feel confident to complete the project at home with the full details and instructions you will be provided with.