Photo of outline of Vancouver Island, with a red thread winding through the land.

Beyond the Edge

EAC Seminar 2019, Victoria, BC

Photo sample shows an orange and pink background of handmade silk fusion with beads, threads and fibres added.501 Playing with Silk Paper - Bonnie-Lynne Ceriko & Barbara Gilbert

The morning session will be the time to make your very own silk fusion or silk paper and a silk paper “scrunchie”.  In the afternoon, we will take your favourite piece of silk fusion and transform it with embroidery and beads to decorate and construct a small bag, complete with a twisted cord!

Technique: making silk paper, basic surface embroidery stitches

Skill Level: basic
Pre-work: none
Size: two sheets of silk paper – 8” x 16” (20cm x 40cm) and purse - approximately 5” x 7” (13cm x 18cm)
Kit Cost: covered by a donated grant for this course