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Back to Basics the Right Way: Level I (Atlanta GA)

In the first class of the Back to Basics The Right Way series, Tony guides the student in the correct way of stitching to improve needlepoint techniques. Included in the session are a discussion of essential tools, threading the needle, beginning and ending threads, straight Gobelin stitches, and diagonal stitches. He discusses thread selection, diagonal stitches, line stitches, crossed stitches, tied stitches, and plaited stitches. Tony also shows the student the correct way to mount the canvas on stretcher bars, compensation, filling patterns, knots, Bokhara couching, canvas appliqué, traditional canvas appliqué slip, and Tony's Tenets.

Proficiency Level:  All


In Stitches
3134 E. Shadowlawn Ave.
Atlanta Georgia 30305

Earlier Event: February 13
3-Day Canvas Embellishment (Haddonfield NJ)
Later Event: February 25
The Embellishment Squad (Atlanta GA)