Silk Ribbon: Flower Garden
Join us at the Edwardsville Art Center on Saturday, March 10, 2017 from 11:30am – 2:30pm for our NEW class:
“Silk Ribbon: Flower Garden”.
Hand stitch your own flower garden by learning the processes of create a design, preparing the fabrics, manipulating silk ribbon stitches to make flowers, and embellishing with beads. This piece a 4″ x 6″ card. All materials provided.
Cost: $55 per Student
Ocean Reef Workshop
Explore your creative imagination through the unique medium of mixed media fiber art. Each person will come away with an understanding of tools and techniques, an 8×10 underwater ocean scene original art piece, and an expression of their creative spirit.
Day One: Surface Design
Explore fabric paints, painting techniques, and their uses on cotton (for underwater landscape background and fish), silk ribbon, lace, and cheese cloth (to create sea plants and an ocean base). We will prepare the fabric for stitching.
Day Two: Embellishing
Use specialty threads, silk ribbon, beads, painted lace, cheese cloth, and basic embroidery/silk ribbon stitches to embellish your fabric to create the underwater reef.