FEBRUARY, 2109

Winter Get-Away

Schedule or Join a Class

 

If you'd like to join any of these classes, you may register using Paypal below or Call us. 

 

If you'd like to book your own scheduled class or add/schedule an additional class to the February series, please contact us by email or phoneDay or Evening Classes are available.

   Basic Embroidery I-II-III

    February 4-6, 2019

     9 am - 3 pm

    Tuition: $295

A three day class exploring the Basics for fine hand embroidery. The class will focus upon foundation stitches used in our professional workrooms, making fine linens. ​

You will be provided two samplers with motifs focusing upon the above mentioned stitches.  Although basic and simple, we assist the embroiderer to focus upon perfecting their stitches to an excellent standard.

Perfect for Beginners to experienced embroiderers.

Feb 4-6, 2018
Basic Embroidery
$295

  Febuary 7-9, 2019

  Whitework Embroidery I-III

  Time has been changed to evening session.

  4:30 pm - 9 pm

  $330 includes all materials

A Three Day class in Whitework embroidery.  This class focuses upon learning and perfecting the stitches included in Basics, while building upon those stitch styles, adding more dimension and technique necessary to accomplish trousseau level white on white.  Trousseau whitework is particular to fine linens. The techniques taught in this course are authentic to the  Parisian alteliers featuring fine linens and hand embroidery. Particular transferring of motifs will also be introduced during this class.

Prerequisite: Basic Embroidery

Feb 7-9, 2019
Whitework
$330

   Basic Embroidery I-III

    February 14-16, 2019

     9 am - 3 pm

    Tuition: $295

  

A three day class exploring the Basics for fine hand embroidery. The class will focus upon foundation stitches used in our professional workrooms, making fine linens. ​

You will be provided two samplers with motifs focusing upon the above mentioned stitches.  Although basic and simple, we assist the embroiderer to focus upon perfecting their stitches to an excellent standard.

Perfect for Beginners to experienced embroiderers.

Feb 14-16 2019
Basic Embroidery

We are actively seeking a team of Altar Linen Makers to work together both remotely in their respective studios, but also to work together at the workrooms here in Williamsburg - convening periodically for projects and further team training.

Mastering Altar Linen - 9 Day Intensive Course

Master Linen Making - Certificate granted upon Completion

9am - 3pm

Tuition:  $1,100 

 6 Students Per Class

 All Inclusive Mastering Linen Intensive

$1,800 with Private Accommodations

For More Information Call Us - 757.259.9400

 Accommodations for up to  4 Students

Class size is up to 6 people per course

Includes all Materials & Tools

 

A 9 day masters class in the art of Linen Making.  A set of altar linens will be created during this intensive.   The set will include a handmade linen pall, a corporal, lavabo towel, and purificator

 

This is a full immersion course to obtain professional level results in making handmade linens.  Included in the course will be cutting techniques, pulling threads, basting, hemstitching, mitering accurate corners.  Small hand embroidery.  All Materials Included.

Coffee-Tea-Bottled Water - Refreshments Daily   Restaurants-Cafes minutes from our door.

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Feb 18-26, 2019
Mastering Altar Linens
$1,100

We are actively seeking a team of Linen accessory makers to work together both remotely in their respective studios, but also to work together at the workrooms here in Williamsburg - convening periodically for projects and further team training.

 

JOB SKILLS TRAINING - MASTER LINEN MAKERS COURSE

Feb 27 -  Mar 2, 2019

MEN'S LINEN ACCESSORIES

4 Evenings - 4:30 pm - 9 pm

$440

All Materials Included

Private Accommodations Available

Up to 4 Students

A focused 4 day training class to master hand hemstitching - mitering perfect and exact corners - pulling threads - precision cutting - preparing perfect fine hems for high end pocket squares and handkerchiefs. 

 

Hand Rolling - Professional hand rolled hems for handkerchiefs and pocket squares are considered a high end skill in fine linen accessories.   Pulling threads - precision cutting - mastering fine hand rolling skills and stitching - rolled hems with consistently perfect corners.   

Professional Preparation and Finishing

Learn perfect ironing skills, blocking & shaping, and professional finishing

Men's Monograms

This two day class will focus upon  high end small monograms.  These traditional skills are required   in the most prestigious of ateliers.  Shirts - handkerchiefs- pocket squares are popular services required in this market.

 

Techniques in transferring initials - proper placement of monograms on shirts - handkerchiefs - pocket squares will be addressed.   Needle sizes - traditional fine stitches in cording - nuances used to perfect the skill and obtain right results every time.  

 

Prerequiste:  Prior Hand Embroidery Skills in Basic - Whitework Embroidery

Feb 27-Mar 2, 2019
Men's Linen Accessories
$440