Instructor: Lucy Barter
Skill level: All levels
Class Description: This class is a great introduction to crewelwork. The design is based on historic Jacobean Tree of Life embroideries. You will start with a basic tree of life design and then you will get to choose from a variety of animals and insects to add to personalize your piece. You will learn the following stitches: stem, long and short, seeding, chain, detached chain, bullion knots, French knots, whipped and woven wheels, buttonhole, trellis, burden, cross stitch, raised stem band, fly, and Van Dyke stitch.
Kit Contents: fabric, needles, wool, animal/insect design templates
Equipment Needed: All materials are supplied; you may bring your own sewing kit if you like
Dates: January 28 & 29, 2017