12 Hour Classes

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Crazy for Color

Color Theory and

Surface Embroidery

Don't go crazy deciding on colors of floss and stitches to use for your next project.  Let this class relieve your fears.  You will learn basic color theory painlessly as well as add a bevy of more than two dozen surface embroidery stitches to your repertoire using a rainbow of 36 thread colors.  You will explore the effect of colored backgrounds on color embroidery and create your own color wheel and value scale with Color Aide papers.  The resulting 12" pillow will show off your skills as an embroiderer beautifully.

Level: All

Irish Rose Evening Bag
Mountmellick Embroidery

Imagine yourself on a peaceful country lane with the heady scent of wild roses in the air.  Let Kaye take you to this serene setting near Mountmellick, Ireland while you stitch this exquisite evening bag using the technique of white work embroidery named after the town it originated.  The design uses a variety of surface embroidery stitches in cotton thread on cotton polished denim fabric.  You may leave class wanting to do more.

Level: Intermediate

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