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Seascape Coral Kingdom: Creative Hand Bead Embroidery

Tutor Karen Torrisi             

 Mon 14 and Tue 15 January 2019  10.00am to 3.30pm  

Venue 76 Queen St Concord West 
Fees Members $170    Non-Members $205
Fees due by  Thu 30 November 2018



If you are fascinated by the underwater world and dazzling coral reefs this is the class for you. This Creative Hand Bead embroidery class enables you to create a fabulous 3-dimensional piece of artwork, set on a silk dupion blue background

Included in this class are specific creative hand bead embroidery techniques that can be used in many   other projects. Make coral using bead wire weaving techniques, mould trumpet coral using wire tubing, create anemones from organza, create tube coral from     sequins and beads. 

Using long bugle beads you will make coral fans using the interweaving method with shadows using fluted silk ribbon techniques. Create starfishes out of beads, sand out of silk ribbon loops and thread French knots and sea urchins out of 3-dimensional bugle beads.

Base fabric is silk dupion and the colour is blue. 

Skill Level:  Beginners, enthusiasts & anyone wanting to increase their beading technique knowledge 

Kit:  $170




Enrol in this Class
You can book a place in this class by
contacting the Embroiderers' Guild NSW.

Some classes will have an additional charge for kits - please enquire at the time of booking.

All class bookings are subject to the
Guild's Workshop Policy.