Finishing the Red Snow Christmas Stocking.
We will discuss how to finish the stocking.
No registration fee or deadline, no kit fee.
Monday, May 1
Petite Project – Santa’s Christmas Tree designed by Shay Pendray
Teacher: Janice Meyers
Registration Fee: $2
Registration Deadline: April 3
Kit Fee: $1 (includes instructions)
Student to supply:
· red 18 count canvas 7”x7”
· 1 skein white Soie D’Alger
· 1 skein green Marlitt
· 1 spool Kreinik #4 braid 002 (gold)
· 2 pr. of 7” stretcher bars
· size 22 & 24 Tapestry needles
· laying tool; usual stitching supplies; and light and/or magnification if needed.
Thread substitutions can be cotton, rayon or silk floss, Neon Rays, Patina.
Monday, June 5
Christmas Cross Stitch Ornaments
|Foxwood Crossings snowmen designs|
Students will cross stitch ornaments on perforated paper that will be finished into ornaments at the September 18 meeting taught by Dawn Boisvert from A Sweet Stitch.
Students will have the choice of designs by either the Lizzie Kate peppermint designs or the Foxwood Crossings snowmen designs. Each chart comes with three designs of which two will be finished into hanging ornaments. A portion of this class is being paid for by the chapter.
Registration Fee: none
Registration Deadline: April 3
Kit Fee: $22
Kit Contents: chart, 14-count perforated paper, 2 sled ornaments, pack of Mill Hill beads, stitchery tape, thread, felt backing and finishing instructions. Please note that the chart and perforated paper will be distributed at the June meeting. The rest of the kit includes the supplies needed to finish your ornament and will be brought by Dawn in September.
Student to supply – floss to stitch the designs.
July 17 (note that this is the 3rd Monday)
|Lizzie Kate peppermint design|
Monday, September 18
Finishing Class with Dawn Boisvert, A Sweet Stitch
Dawn will demonstrate how to finish the Christmas cross stitch ornaments.
Registration: Sorry, closed.
Student to supply: 2 stitched ornament designs (do not cut the perforated paper into the shape of the sled); a small pair of embroidery scissors with a sharp tip; a beading needle; usual stitching supplies; and light and/or magnification if needed.
Finishing the Santa’s Christmas Tree
Registration – Closed
We will finish Santa’s Christmas Tree into a hanging ornament.
Student to supply – TBD
Toni Gerdes’ Stitching Buttons
Teacher – Janice Meyers
Registration Fee – $2
Kit Fee – $2 plus $2.75 for each button
Registration Deadline – August 17
Student to supply – fun threads, needle and usual stitching supplies
These fun buttons have 64 holes which present a variety of stitching possibilities. The written instructions will include 10 different stitches to use on these buttons. They are approximately 1 ½” in diameter and after stitching with fun threads from your stash they can be sewn directly onto a jacket, sweater, or coat, finished to use as a small pin, a refrigerator magnet, a small box top or bottle top, or as a Christmas ornament. The color choices are red, white, navy, black, tan, olive green, and purple.