Church Needlework Classes 2019
Privately Scheduled Classes

 

You are invited to contact us to schedule your own customized embroidery class series.
We can help you design a program that fits your goals, aspirations, and time frames.
You may now work out your own schedule for attending our school and it's programs.
Private accommodations are available for up to 4 people.   Check our calendar for dates already booked, you may be able to join an existing private class.                                            Contact Us For Dates & Availability

Basic Embroidery I-II

Church Needlework Series

Select your own dates & time

Tuition: $250

 

​Two day or evening classes exploring the Basics for fine hand embroidery on altar linens. The class will focus upon particular stitches used in fine hand embroidered motifs found on Altar Linens and Altar Cloths. 

The class will provide a sampler with motifs focusing upon foundation stitches used in fine linen embroidery.  Although basic and simple, we assist the embroiderer to focus upon perfecting their stitches to an excellent standard.

Perfect for Beginners to experienced embroiderers.

Whitework Embroidery I-II

Church Needlework Series

Select your own dates & time

Tuition: $250

 

A Two Day or Evening foundation class in whitework embroidery.   This is key to beautiful embroidered linens for the Altar.  The class will focus upon particular stitches and perfecting techniques used in making fine Altar Linens and Altar Cloths.   We will also explore the transferring of motifs onto fine linen.    

 

This class builds upon the Basic embroidery class - we recommend basic embroidery as a prerequisite to whitework.

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Sacred Crosses in Embroidery

Church Needlework Series

Select your own dates

Tuition: $250

A Two Day or Evening Class on fine hand embroidered Sacred Crosses.  You will be using the basics and whitework to accomplish this.  We will explore the finer techniques in mastering this style of hand embroidery especially focusing upon the embroidery found on altar linens.

​A sampler is provided with 3 traditional cross motifs in 3 sizes to explore and practice in our two evening sessions.    ​

Prerequisite:  Basic - Whitework

Sacred Monograms in Embroidery

Church Needlework Series

Select your own dates

Tuition: $250

 

​A Two Day or Evening Class on fine hand embroidered Sacred Monograms and Motifs found on Altar Linens and Altar Cloths.   This is a continuing exploration - taking the previous stitches to the next level of development to accomplish finer mastery of this unique style of hand embroidery.

Prerequisite:  Basic - Whitework Embroidery

Hand Hemstitching I-II

Mastering Linens Series

Select your own dates

Tuition: $220

 

Introduction to hand hemstitching and creating mitered corners.  

A Two Day or Evening Class - Learn to pull threads, develop basic hemstitching techniques, and mitering perfect corners.   In this class you will create a small fine linen handkerchief.   By the end of the class, you will have accomplished beautiful classic techniques in fine linen making.

Excellent introduction for Beginners

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