Jan 29

MT17 DJ Project - Embroidered Bookbinding

Start Date
29-Jan-2022 9:30 am
End Date
30-Jan-2022 4:00 pm
(UTC+11:00) Australia/Victoria

Registrations Close
14 January 2022 4:00 PM

Please do not Register into this class unless you are Fully (double dose) vaccinated (or will be by class start date) or you hold a medical exemption - evidence of status to be provided on arrival at Embroidery House

MT17 Diamond Jubilee Project  (Embroidered Bookbinding) IMG_6359
This class is for new students to this project - See Maree's Catch up days for students who have previously bought the kit for this project.

Heavily embroidered book cover typical of bookbindings from the late 16th and early 18th centuries.These small lavishly embroidered bindings were used for volumes of Psalms, the bible or other religious subjects. The completed book measures 12cm x 7cm. The embroidery is stitched in gumnut yarn "stars" silk threads on 55 count Kingston linen. Students can choose to do the embroidery for a book cover which will be the front, back and spine or just the front panel which could be framed.

Dates: 29 Jan & 30 Jan 2022

Time: 9.00am for  9.30am start - 4.00pm IMG_6360

Tutor: Maree Talbot IMG_6411

Skill Level: Intermediate level 

Class Fees: 
EGV Member: $150.00
Non-EGV Member: $200.00

Kit Fee: There are TWO options - your choice payable at Registration. 
It is mandatory that your choice of kit be purchased at the time of registration.

Option 1 $ 90.00 - Book cover (front, spine & back) 
Option 2  $55.00 - Front panel only (some students may just want to frame this design)

Note: This class will be held in the Gallery
It is expected that this class will be very popular and early registration is recommended.

Registrations will open 15 Nov 2021 at 10.00am until 14 Jan 2022


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Embroidery House
170 Wattletree Road
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