May 17th, 2009

stitching

Embroidery class

Yesterday I went to one of the Embroidery Now classes that run in Winchester during the summer. This one was on tassel-making which also incorporates other techniques, like cord-making. The teacher was Helen McCook who has had a varied career in the textile world, and the class itself was interesting and fun, and we all managed to come close to completing our tassels. Helen mentioned that at the RSN they often named their tassels on completion, so I'm calling mine:

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