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Moser in Madeira

Tutor

Jenny O'Sullivan

Duration 2 days
Dates Sat 14  and Sun 15 April   2018
Fees Members $145 | Non-Members $180
Fees Due By 14 March 2017
Venue  76 Queen St, Concord West

Madeira Embroidery came to prominence on the island of Madeira in the late 19thC where it became famous for its quality, beauty and attention to detail.

The history of Madeiran embroidery and some of the unique techniques and stitches associated with it, such as granitos, pin stitch applique, laddering and others will be covered in this two-day workshop.

A small hand-made sample book will be made which can then be used    as a reference for embroidering your own designs to adorn a Working Project Thread Folder to hold your partly used threads. Jenny has adapted a Kolomon Moser textile drawing as the example for this Workshop.

The workshop will cater for those new to this beautiful technique through to more complicated designs for the experienced embroiderer.






 


 
   

Enrol in this Workshop

You can book a place in this workshop by contacting the Embroiderers' Guild NSW.

Some workshops will have an additional charge for kits - please enquire at the time of booking.

All bookings are subject to the
Guild's Workshop Policy.