Embroiderers' Association of Canada, Inc.

Association canadienne de broderie, Inc.

By Kathryn Drummond

Registration Dates:  February 1 - April 21, 2017

In this class, students will begin to learn some of the beautiful techniques of Punto Antico embroidery (also known as Italian Cutwork) while stitching a small ornament to try the new techniques and then a beautiful square table center design.  Three different filling stitches will be explored with the ornament, and then the student will choose which filling or fillings to use in their table center.  Experience with cutting fabric threads is an asset, but not a pre-requisite.

Size of Design Area:      Table centerpiece:  10" x 10"

Ornament:  3 1/4" x 3 1/4"Bluebell

Ground Fabric:  32-count Sea Spray linen by Wichelt, cut 14" x 14" and 6" x 6" or 28-count linen of choice cut 16" x 16" and 7" x 7"

Thread:  #8 and #12 Perle Cotton, DMC B5200 and Caron Wildflowers "Night Sky"

Skill Level:  Confident beginner to intermediate

Text:  The text is 25 pages, available electronically or mailed hardcopy

Time:  5 months (4 Lessons, 1 lesson per month for 4 months and 1 month for extra assistance)

Supplies to purchase:  Approximately $45 - $60 CAD depending on your choice of fibres and fabric

Fee Options:

Option A:  Electronic (PDF) delivery $60 CAD - includes Registration Fee and textBluebell1

Option B:  PDF and Optional Kit (mailed within Canada) $130 CAD

Option C:  PDF and Optional Kit (mailed to USA and International destinations) $135 CAD

Option D:  Hardcopy (within Canada) $80 CAD - includes Registration Fee, text and postage

Option E:  Hardcopy (USA & International destinations) $85 CAD - includes Registration Fee, text and postage

Option F:  Hardcopy and Optional Kit (within Canada) $140 CAD

Option G:  Hardcopy and Optional Kit (to USA) $145 CAD

Option H:  Hardcopy and Optional Kit (International destinations) $150 CAD

This course is available to EAC members only.

Registration Dates:  February 1 - April 21, 2017

Course Start Date:  July 1, 2017

Note:  No refunds once registration is complete.

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