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Introduction to Embroidery - Information Session

Like to know more about our Introduction to Embroidery Course? Come to our free Information Session to learn more about this 2 year Course.

When:    Note change of date now 10am - 12pm Sunday 12 November 2017  (was Sat 28 Oct)

Where:     Event is held at Guild Headquarters at 76 Queen Street, Concord West NSW.

Cost:        Free

Bookings essential.  Please RSVP to Janet on (02) 9743 2501 or email 

The Introduction to Embroidery Course is a two year course running from February to October each year with eight, five hour classes  usually held on the first Saturday of each month, excluding June.  At the conclusion of each topic, students will be expected to complete samples and a small piece of work to be submitted by the due date. No previous stitching experience required.
 Topics to be covered: Surface Stitchery, Counted Thread Work, Pulled Thread Work, Drawn Thread Work, Fine Needlework and Smocking, Colour, Canvas Stitchery, Applique and Metal Thread Embroidery.
 A Certificate of Completion will be awarded to students who complete all course requirements. Open to members and non-members.
 Standard (Non-Members) Price $720.00 per annum
 Members only Price $600.00 per annum
 Fees may be paid in 2 instalments with prior arrangement with the Guild.