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Carousel Leaf of the Month

Carousel Leaf of the Month

Tutor Tania Cohen

March 7 2018 - 6 2019
Place Guild House, 565 Canning Highway, Alfred Cove
Time 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

A beautiful rondel with 24 leaves filled with an exciting selection of stitches*. Students will be provided with the fabric and backing material, with the pattern already traced. It will be a good opportunity to use threads from your stash. Tania will advise and help students choose threads and colours and will also provide some of the fibres, metallic threads and wires.

Each month students will stitch two leaves with a total of six different techniques.

* This design is being used with the kind permission of Diana van der Walt, owner of Spinnerin, South Africa.

Dates  1st Wednesday of the month, starting 7th March 2018, finishing 6th March 2019

Closing Date  Wednesday 7th February, 2018

Enrolment

Send a completed enrolment form with the full fee or a non-refundable $20 deposit (by cheque, money order or credit card details), and a business sized stamped self-addressed envelope to:

The Workshop Registrar
The Embroiderers’ Guild of WA (Inc)
PO Box 85
APPLECROSS WA 6953

Click here to download the Workshop Enrolment Form.

Suitable for Intermediate to Advanced

Cost $300.00 (Members), $300.00 (Non-Members)

Kit $ - A kit (see above) will be provided for a small fee.

Registrations Close February 7 2018

Foundations 1 - Basic Stitches

Foundations 1 - Basic Stitches

Tutor Raelene Vincuillo

May 2 - 30 2018
Place Guild House, 565 Canning Highway, Alfred Cove
Time 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

In this series of workshops (five Wednesday evenings from 2nd to 30th May) you will learn a variety of straight, looped and knotted stitches and how to apply them. Some canvas work will also be included. It is an ideal course for people new to embroidery or those wanting to refresh their skills.

Cost

$100.00 (Members) $170.00 (non-Members)

Registrations Close

Wednesday 11 April

Enrolment

Send a completed enrolment form with the full fee or a non-refundable $20 deposit (by cheque, money order or credit card details), and a business sized stamped self-addressed envelope to:

The Workshop Registrar
The Embroiderers’ Guild of WA (Inc)
PO Box 85
APPLECROSS WA 6953

Click here to download the Workshop Enrolment Form.

Suitable for All skill levels

Beginner's Goldwork (Workshop 1)

Beginner's Goldwork (Workshop 1)

Tutor Maree Talbot

May 27 - 28 2018
Place Falcon Family Centre, 60 Linville Street, Wannanup
Time 9:30 am - 3:30 pm

 

This two-day class is designed to introduce students to Goldwork and to cover the skills required to set up equipment and prepare a piece to work as well as introduce them to the large range of metal threads that are available to work a project.

The class will cover traditional stitch techniques used to work a piece, students working a sampler of a small design.

Enrolment

Send a completed enrolment form with the full fee or a non-refundable $20 deposit (by cheque, money order or credit card details), and a business sized stamped self-addressed envelope to:

The Workshop Registrar
The Embroiderers’ Guild of WA (Inc)
PO Box 85
APPLECROSS WA 6953

Click here to download the Workshop Enrolment Form.

Suitable for Beginners

Cost $140.00 (Members), $210.00 (Non-Members)

Kit $40.00 - Kit inclusions to be announced later

Registrations Close May 6 2018

Beginner's Goldwork (Workshop 2)

Beginner's Goldwork (Workshop 2)

May 30 - 31 2018
Place Guild House, 565 Canning Highway, Alfred Cove
Time 9:30 am - 3:30 pm

This two-day class is designed to introduce students to Goldwork and to cover the skills required to set up equipment and prepare a piece to work as well as introduce them to the large range of metal threads that are available to work a project.

The class will cover traditional stitch techniques used to work a piece, students working a sampler of a small design.

Enrolment

Send a completed enrolment form with the full fee or a non-refundable $20 deposit (by cheque, money order or credit card details), and a business sized stamped self-addressed envelope to:

The Workshop Registrar
The Embroiderers’ Guild of WA (Inc)
PO Box 85
APPLECROSS WA 6953

Click here to download the Workshop Enrolment Form.

Suitable for All skill levels

Cost $140.00 (Members), $210.00 (Non-Members)

Kit $40.00

Registrations Close May 11 2018

Beaded Shibori Silk Brooch or Pendant

Beaded Shibori Silk Brooch or Pendant

Tutor Wendy Myles

June 2 2018
Place Guild House, 565 Canning Highway, Alfred Cove
Time 9:30 am - 3:00 pm

In this workshop you will embellish a one-of-a-kind brooch or pendant using Shibori Silk Satin ribbon, Swarovski crystals, pearls and beads. Choose your preferred colour of ribbon, embellishments and shape to create your own beautiful piece of jewellery. This will be a perfect project for beginners and experienced beaders.

Enrolment

Send a completed enrolment form with the full fee or a non-refundable $20 deposit (by cheque, money order or credit card details), and a business sized stamped self-addressed envelope to:

The Workshop Registrar
The Embroiderers’ Guild of WA (Inc)
PO Box 85
APPLECROSS WA 6953

Click here to download the Workshop Enrolment Form.

Suitable for All skill levels

Cost $50.00 (Members), $120.00 (Non-Members)

Kit $15.00

Registrations Close May 12 2018

Creative Design

Creative Design

Tutor Helen Jones and Glen Hall

June 17 - September 23 2018
Place Guild House, 565 Canning Highway, Alfred Cove
Time 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

The Design workshop is aimed at assisting embroiderers and textile artists to develop their own original designs and is based on discussion and activities to explore the elements and principles of design.

The design technique activities can be learned and practiced and will allow participants to gain confidence and apply their own personal design ideas to produce original, individual pieces which are balanced, pleasing and exciting. The course comprises 4 one-day workshops (9.30am to 4.00pm) with time in between to allow participants to absorb the information and complete the “homework”. Comprehensive notes are given. Day 1 (June 17) covers Line and Shape; Day 2 (July 15) Colour; Day 3 (August 26) Composition and Design Processes; Day 4 (September 23) Application of design to embroidery.

For further enquiries, please contact Helen Jones, 0418 927 511, or email helenowenjones@nullaapt.net.au

Enrolment

Send a completed enrolment form with the full fee or a non-refundable $20 deposit (by cheque, money order or credit card details), and a business sized stamped self-addressed envelope to:

The Workshop Registrar
The Embroiderers’ Guild of WA (Inc)
PO Box 85
APPLECROSS WA 6953

Click here to download the Workshop Enrolment Form.

Suitable for All skill levels

Cost $80.00 (Members), $150.00 (Non-Members)

Registrations Close May 27 2018

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