CB20 Silk Shading - A Technique Class
Silk Shading - A Technique Class
The exquisite rendering of beautiful images in threads is the hallmark of the Silk Shading technique. Practiced by hand embroiderers for centuries, we will take a look at some historical references and what is being stitched today as this varied technique has so much to offer.
In this class we will cover:
- an introduction to Silk Shading
- image selection
- interpreting shading
- colour selection
- determining your stitch plan including direction references and order of work
- a detailed look at Long and Short Stitch
- stitching the design
This is a technique class where each student will interpret the original image into their own unique work of art embroidery.
Dates: 24/02/21 - 26/02/21 (new dates due to lockdown)
Time: 10:00am - 3:00pm Tutor: Christine Burton
Skill level: Some experience with surface embroidery preferred.
Class Fees -
EGV Member: $99.00
Non-EGV Member: $132.00
Kit Fees: $40.00 payable at enrolment
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