2018 Workshops with Chris Burton

   

We are pleased to introduce Christine Burton once more to the Bustle & Bows teaching team.

In 2017,Christine received her Intermediate Certificate from the Victorian Embroiderers Guild, completed the Crewel Master Class as well as being awarded the prestigious Ethel Oates Scholarship which made for a busy year. She is currently completing her Certificate in Technical Hand Embroidery with the Royal School of Needlework in London.

She is looking forward to sharing all she has learnt with her fellow stitchers this year at Bustle & Bows.

   
Summer Series Classes

LILAC & MINT SCISSOR FOB

'1 day Introduction to Blackwork'

Combining mint green, crimson red and lilac this delightful Scissor Fob challenges the Blackwork embroiderer to be exact in fabric preparation, stitching and finishing. Using 32 count linen in two colours and stranded cottons this design features 17th century inspired motifs and uses the Blackwork repertoire of Back Stitch, Running Back Stitch and Double Running Stitch along with Whipped Buttonhole for joining or precision hemming.

 

  Date: Thursday 11 January

Time: 10 am to 3:30pm

Fee: $75.00 plus materials

   

LILAC & MINT NEEDLEBOOK

'2 Day Introduction to Blackwork and Hemming"

Combining mint green, crimson red and lilac this delightful Needlebook challenges the Blackwork embroiderer to be exact in fabric preparation, stitching and finishing. Using 32 count linen in two colours and stranded cottons this design features 17th century inspired motifs and uses the Blackwork repertoire of Back Stitch, Running Back Stitch and Double Running Stitch along with Whipped Buttonhole for joining or precision hemming.

 

  Dates Saturday 13 & Sunday 14 January

Time: 10 am to 3:30pm

Fee: $150.00 plus materials

   

BRIGHT REFLECTION MIRROR COMPACT

'1 Day Long & Short Stitch Project'

Using a bright selection of Fine D'Aubusson Crewel wools this project introduces the novice stitcher to Long and Short Stitch or perhaps practice for those more experienced. Mounting on the Mirror Compact is straightforward on completion of the embroidery and makes for the perfect handmade gift.

 

  Date: Thursday 18 January

Time: 10 am to 3:30pm

Fee: $75.00 plus materials

   

 

 

Casual Embroidery Classes

Fee: $75.00 plus materials

  Dates:

25 January, 22 February, 22 March, 26 April, 31 May, 28 June, 26 July, 23 August,
27 September, 25 October, 22 November, 20 December.

Time: 10 am to 3:30pm









 

 

 

 

 

 

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