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* This class is NEW to the RSN *
Please note that this is an online class. Please click here to view important joining information about online classes.
The class will take place over 3 consecutive weeks:
Monday 18 & 25 January
Monday 1 February
For the Rest of the World bookings will close on Monday 4 January.
For UK and Europe bookings will close on Monday 11 January to allow for the kit to be posted out in time for the class.
Please note that the cost includes the necessary kit but does not include shipping, which will be added automatically at the checkout.
Let your worries float away while stitching these colourful Goldwork Balloons
During this Introduction to Goldwork class students will learn a number of Metal Thread embroidery techniques in order to create this fun and colourful design. First you will learn how to apply the felt padding in preparation for the metal threads to be worked on top. You will then learn how cut and use a variety of metallic threads such as Bright Check, Smooth Purl, Japanese Thread, Pearl Purl and metallic kid leather in order to practice Goldwork techniques like Chipping, Cutwork and Couching.
For a final flourish all the Balloons are tied together with a red ribbon.
There will be plenty of opportunity during the class to ask the Tutor questions and in advance of the class all preparation information will be emailed to you along with an invitation to join the class on the day.
The class kit will be posted out to you. Your kit includes everything you need including a full colour, step by step instruction booklet. The only things you’ll need are an 8” ring frame and embroidery scissors.It would be useful to have a pencil and paper in case you wish to take extra notes.
Attendees Outside the UK
This class will run from 6:00 to 8pm (18:00 to 20:00 hours) UK local time on each day. If you are outside of the UK please check your local time, particularly if your location changes to/from Daylight Savings Time on a different schedule to the UK during October/November and March/April. To check and convert times please visit TimeAndDate.com. We cannot be held responsible for incorrect time attendance. Thank you.
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