Description

Slow stitch in the Japanese style, with elements of sashiko and other traditional skills with Andrea Taylor, and contemporary attitude with Robyn Steel-Stickland.

Date: Sundays, 12 and 19 November 2017  Time: 10:30 am - 3:00 pm

Class fee: $168 for the two sessions

Materials fee: $7.50 for the pattern, $5 for materials. More materials in-store for those who want to take things further.

About the TutorsAndrea Taylor brings us 20 years' experience in fabric dyeing and a wealth of experience as a textile artist and teacher. Andrea is that rare creature, an expert who can think like a beginner - because good technique makes things easier forever. She's also creative, fun, and an inspiration to be around.

Robyn Steel-Stickland has a qualification in art therapy, with over 20 years' experience teaching crafts and textiles. She's also now spent over six years at the helm of Opendrawer. Robyn is expert in encouraging adults to play & explore more, and is the originator of our Art Play course, now in its 4th year.

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Class Schedule

Two 4-hour classes, 10:30-3:00 pm Sundays, 12 and 19 November 2017

What you will learn
  • You will learn that you have your own distinct stitching style
  • There are no boundaries
  • Use what you have
What you will get
  • A drawstring bag
  • A small art quilt

What to bring
  • A basic sewing kit
  • Assorted embroidery threads - blues and neutrals
  • Japanese fabric scraps, linen scraps, denim, and other neutral fabrics
What to wear

Comfortable clothes for sitting and stitching

Appropriate for

Adults 18 years and older with an interesting in hand stitching


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Opendrawer

Vendor sincce 2015

Be enticed by the colour and texture of Opendrawer. Founded by Robyn Steel-Stickland (& co.) in 2010, we are a retail gallery for handmade artist product from all around Australia, a vintage and textile art supply wonderland, and a workshop centre for people of all skill levels. At Opendrawer, you'll learn skills, techniques and ideas that encourage you to find your own creativity.

You can enrol in workshops in felt making, sewing, embroidery, book making, crochet, dyeing, drawing, jewellery making, paper sculpture, art & design, enhancing your creativity, mixed media, and more. We're open to expressions of interest too, so let us know if there's something you want to learn. 

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Cancelation & Refund Policy

If for any reason you decide that the workshop you have done or are doing does not suit you, then that is a personal decision and no refund will be given.

If Opendrawer cancels a workshop, you will be given a full refund or can choose a replacement workshop to the same value as the workshop being cancelled. You will be notified at least 2 days before the due date of the workshop if cancellation is necessary due to insufficient enrolments.

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Terms & Conditions

A $10 admin fee applies to all changes of date/workshop bookings.

Cancellations made within two weeks of the booked workshop will forfeit 50% of the advertised fee - or you may find a replacement student.

Cancellations made within 24 hours of the workshop will forfeit the full advertised fee - or you may find a replacement student.

If for any reason you decide that the workshop you have done or are doing does not suit you, then that is a personal decision and no refund will be given.

A minimum of five people are required for a workshop to run. Opendrawer reserves the right to cancel a workshop if the minimum booking is not achieved. Full refunds will be given or a replacement workshop offered to the same value as the workshop being cancelled. You will be notified at least 2 days before the due date of the workshop if cancellation is deemed necessary. Unfortunately, due to the workshop timetable, no makeup classes are available.

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