May Morris-Inspired Pincushion (VIRTUAL CLASS)

Tiffany Chin

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Date(s) - July 24, 2021
10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Log in information will be emailed to you prior to the start of class.

Skill level: All levels. CLASS WILL BE TAUGHT VIRTUALLY.

Class Description: This crewelwork pincushion motif was inspired by the May Morris-designed bed hangings on William Morris’s bed at Kelmscott Manor. It incorporates the Rose Wreath Panel, designed by William Morris and stitched by May. The pincushion was created using crewel wool on a linen ground and stitched in the authentic fashion of May Morris.

In this three hour class, suitable for beginners, instruction will be given in how the stitches are worked and how they have evolved over time. You will learn Long and Short Stitch, Satin Stitch, Trellis Stitch and Stem Stitch to create this beautiful design.

Kit Contents: Crewel wool, lightweight linen, pincushion filling, needles, and instructions.

Equipment Needed: All materials will be mailed to you prior to the start of class. You will need to supply your own embroidery scissors.

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Registration for this class closes 2 weeks prior to the start date in order to allow for the shipment of kits. If you would like to inquire about the possibility of late registration, please contact Late registration will be accommodated when possible with an additional expedited shipping fee.

SNAD is a nonprofit organization committed to preserving and promoting the traditions of hand embroidery. If you are able, you can make a donation which will allow us to continue to develop fun and innovative community outreach programs.

San Francisco School of Needlework & Design
360 Post St #604
San Francisco, CA 94108

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