Workshop Cross Stitch as Urban Art | 01 February 2020
Saturday February 1st 2020 10:00-17:00h
An unlikely combination is perhaps the best way to describe the combination of cross stitch embroidery and urban art!
Let's learn the basic traditional cross stitch techniques as well as the methods of turning this detailed embroidery into a large scale piece using a wooden stand and nails!
Teacher: AHENEAH aheneah.com
Aheneah is Ana Martins, Portuguese artist and designer who discovered the textile world when she graduated in Graphic Design. The unlikely combination came about by blending her design knowledge with her grandmother's embroidery teachings.
For beginners (no knowledge required in the field).
- Basics of traditional cross stitch
- Choice and drafting of final piece design
- Choice and preparation of materials
- Execution and final assembly
- Wood panel with screws
- Cross Stitch Textile
- Needles, Threads & Wool
What you should bring:
- Scissors to cut thread
When: Saturday 01st February 2020 10:00 -17:00
Duration: 6 hours (with 1 hour lunchtime)
Participants: minimum - 6 | maximum - 8
-Each participant takes home their individual panel.
The registration fee will be refunded when the cancellation is notified within 10 working days before the workshop. If the workshop is not held due to lack of participants or other unforeseen events, the registration fee will be refunded in full.