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silk and metal: mixed media couture embroidery

Tutor Karen Torrisi

Wed 8  and Wed 15  January 2020    

Venue 76 Queen St Concord West 
Fees Members $ 180   Non-Members $220
Fees due by   30 November 2019

Metal plate and silk ribbons and beads have been used together in Haute Couture Embroidery in France for many years and are used to embellish couture garments and home interiors in various ways. This type of embroidery adds a more geometric quality to any embroidery work.

Learn to handle and stitch silk ribbons and metal plate ribbon in interesting ways, overlapping & interlocking. These complimentary materials are a delight to work with and add a spectacular dimension to your embroidery. Starting with how to pre- pare your fabric on an embroidery frame, transfer a design and finish your piece with beads.

Kit: $160
Skill level: All skill levels

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.