Geometric-Design Pillow Class with Pam Bartlett
Wednesdays, October 9th thru 30th – 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Wednesdays, October 9th thru 30th – 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
We invite you to discover the fine craft of rug hooking with League juried artist, Pam Bartlett.
In this 4-week class, you will learn the basics of rug hooking to complete the 12″ x 12″ project. You can finish your project as a wall hanging, chair pad, or pillow, in your choice of available colors. Pam will teach you how to be a “happy hooker” with the proper form and techniques to accomplish the art of “pulling wool”. You will learn about the history of the craft and the different styles of rug hooking, how to design and color plan your project, and how to care for your finished product.
Materials include a hook, pattern, and various colors of wool to complete your project. The materials you will need to bring are: small pair of scissors and a 12-inch quilting type hoop (hoop can be purchased at The Woolen Pear). Tuition is $155.00 per student, and there is no additional materials fee.
Please note that the class will be held at The Woolen Pear located at Brookside Mall, 563 Route 106 in Loudon, NH 03307.
Space is limited and pre-registration is required.
Holiday Feather Wool Tree Class with Jean Reed
Wednesday, October 9th – 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Learn how to create beautiful Christmas trees for your home in
this Holiday Feather Wool Tree Class with instructor, Jean Reed.
These unique and whimsical trees are made from felted wool, wrapped over wire stems, and are enhanced with winter berries. You will be using 100% felted wool and have a choice of colors. Trees made in class are 18” tall and your kit includes a reproduction antique wrought iron tree stand.
Felted wool trees are not only for Christmas or winter holidays, but can also be done in colors that allow you to display as an Easter tree or special occasions such as baby showers and engagement parties.
Tuition is $100.00 per student and includes all materials to complete your project; a complete pattern and artist instruction.
Students should bring their own sharp fabric scissors (small ones such as embroidery scissors are great), a tape measure, and a bagged lunch.
Space is limited to 8 students and pre-registration is required.
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