Dimensional Smocking with Denise Bakes
Saturday 7th & Sunday 8th July
A creative and fun class to break the rules of traditional smocking. Using aof your favourite landscapewilluse back smocking, fabric layering, and with various threads to interpret the basic elements of the scene. As in the class sample, the foreground can be further enhanced by more dimensional elements ,embellished with stitches, beads or ribbon.
Skill level: All welcome - an excellent opportunity for embroiderers to try the technique of smocking and for smockers to enhance their skills.
Kit cost: $21.00 will cover notes and fabric and threads for experimenting. Participants will also bring other materials as discussed in the class requirements which will be sent to students.