Mastering Altar Linens Courses for 2021

Master Linen Making Series

Vocational Certificates Awarded

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Two Master Classes in the art of linen making.. 

These are full immersion courses to obtain professional level results in making handmade linens. 

If you are interested in working from home, we've created Vocational training classes for those interested in making church linens, and those working with Altar Guilds.

 

Our school offers professional techniques that are not taught anywhere else.    A Certificate of Completion is awarded at the end of the course.  

We offer professional skills for setting up your own home studio - we will teach - coach- and offer commissioned opportunities for those who have sucessfully completed their certificates.

Mastering Altar Linen - 9 Day Intensive Course

Master Linen Making Series

Communion Linen Set

9am - 3pm

Tuition:  $1,100 

10 Day Stay at our Studio/Loft Apartment: $1,800

Private Scheduling in A Covid Safe - one on one environment

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.

Requirements for this course: You will need hemstitching experience.   You may add a two day Intro Hemstitching Class to this workshop to obtain this necessary skill.

Mastering Altar Linens - 6 Day Workshop

Master Linen Making Series

Fair Linen Altar Cloth

9am to 3pm

Special Price:

Tuition: $1,200  Includes Linen for the Altar Cloth

7 Day Stay at our Studio/Loft Apartment

Private Scheduling in A Covid Safe - one on one environment

A unique opportunity to be professionally trained in making upper end quality Fair Linen Altar Cloths.

This is an intensive 6 day workshop - You will learn professional techniques in creating handmade altar cloths  with perfect mitered corners - learn how to accurately measure and create altar cloths perfectly every time.

Techniques include preshrinking the linen - accurately measuring and cutting linen - professional ironing techniques - how to hand draw threads - basting - and always creating perfect hems.  

 

This workshop is open to one or two people that will be working on the same altar cloth.   Second student fee will be  $800 -  with accommodations available at the Historic Powhatan Resort - Covid Safe Environment.  Click Here

Requirements for this class:  We will need the measurements of your church altar.  You will need hemstitching experience.   You may add a two day Intro Hemstitching Class to this workshop to obtain this necessary skill.

We've created a private studio space for our student to work in while taking the course.   We have plenty of social distancing - an eat in kitchen  - one on one training with the tutor.

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