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CLASS - CB42 Introduction to Shaded Blackwork

Start Date
01-Jul-2023 10:00 am
End Date
09-Jul-2023 3:00 pm
(UTC+10:00) Australia/Victoria

Registrations Close
20 June 2023 12:59 PM

CB42 Introduction to Shaded Blackwork CB42image1

Ever imagined your own Blackwork interpretation of a favourite image? This two day technique class is the perfect way to build your knowledge of the step-by- step process that brings your vision to reality.

Starting with a simple image that is provided and the basic Blackwork stitches of Back Stitch and Running Back Stitch the focus of this class is on the learning the shading technique.

The class will include stitch basics for those new to Blackwork as required.

In this class we will cover: 

  • image selection 

  • interpreting shading

  • preparing the design tracingCB42image2

  • transferring the design

  • diaper pattern selection

  • thread selection

  • pattern sampling

  • determining your stitch plan

  • stitching the design

    Please note that you will be expected to do homework between sessions in order to make the most of the class.


Date: Saturday 1/7/23 & Sunday 9/7/23

Time: 10.00am - 3.00pm

Tutor: Christine Burton

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fees - 

EGV Member - $135.00

Non-member - $180.00

Kit Fee - $40.00

Note: Kit must be purchased at the time of Registration

Note: It is necessary to read and/or download the requirements list - see Download More Information section below

* Alternate Payment Methods - All Classes


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Embroidery House
(Upstairs Classroom)
170 Wattletree Road
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