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Classes:

I offer classes in smocking, embroidery, heirloom sewing and silk ribbon embroidery.   All class fees include materials unless kit fees are noted.  Classes change monthly so check to see if there is something you're interested in.   I will always try to accommodate customers if they are asking for a certain class or a  technique they would like to learn.

 

Please pre-register for classes by calling 513-229-7340.   Payment can be made the day of the class.

January Classes

 

DSCN1511.JPG (41072 bytes) Hardnger Heart Pincushion:    Learn some basic skills in Hardanger embroidery while making this little heart shaped pincushion edged in French Lace.   Simple design and construction.   1/20 and 1/27  11-2 $25.00

Beautiful in Blue.jpg (12975 bytes)Beautiful in Blue:   This smocked yoke dress features a simple smocking design, embellished with silk ribbon flowers.   The collar has two rows of faggoting as well as the sleeve band.  A sweet dress from Imperial batiste of your color choice.   1/12, 1/19, 1/26  11-3.  $60.00.  All materials included. 

winter wonderland.jpg (67120 bytes)Winter Wonderland Bouquet:   This design from Jerome Thomas will teach you wool applique as well as a few basic embroidery stitches.   A beautiful design for the winter season.   1/11, 1/18, 1/25  11-2 $30.00.   All supplies and floss included. 

Basic Smocking:  Learn basic smocking stitches on a pleated fabric.   Cables, waves, lazy daisy, outline, stem, flowerettes, and French knots will be covered.   All supplies included.  1/15  11-2  $24.00

Stitch In:    Get together with friends to share what you have been working on and stitch together.  1/6, 1/8  11-2  No charge