• All Levels
  • Interdisciplinary

During this class we will explore stitching as a drawing technique by learning machine stitching, free motion embroidery, applique and hand embroidery to create a vocabulary of stitched marks. By combining stitch, ink and a variety of fabrics, we will create layered images and artworks.

Tuition: $290 + Materials fee: $50 = $340

Upcoming Sections

CodeInstructorDates & TimeDaysLengthRegister
248Amanda McCavourJune 11, 2018 to June 13, 2018
Monday - Wednesday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
3-day workshops$340.00

What you will learn

  • New ways to create marks with different types of stitch
  • How to work with a variety of fibre materials
  • How to create series based on self directed/structural projects in textiles
  • Exposure/choice of wide range of materials and processes
  • Exposure to both historical and contemporary artists that work with stitch to create artworks

Materials to Bring

  • Sewing Machine
  • A variety of yarns, small scraps of fabric, threads and embroidery floss
  • Scissors
  • Scraps of fabric in a variety of colours
  • A set of needles
  • Pencil, pen, paper
  • Sewing Machine Needles