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Contemporary Punch Needle Embroidery


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Description

Punch needle embroidery is a fun and easy twist on the traditional art of rug hooking. Quicker than embroidery and easy to learn, this technique allows you to 'paint with yarn' and play with texture to create a woven design that can then be used as a wall hanging, cushion cover or even a clutch bag. 

In this workshop, you will learn how to use the punch needle to create your own woven art. The punch needle pushes the yarn through the cloth creating a unique two sided woven design - one smooth side similar to embroidery and the other side with tightly woven loops or rug pile. Using the Oxford punch needle tool,  you will learn simple rug hooking techniques, tips and tricks and using a variety of yarns make your own woven art. No experience is necessary!  

All supplies are provided including an exclusive punch needle take home kit with an #10 Oxford punch needle, a wood frame pre-stretched with monks cloth and various colours of yarn to use in class.  

NOTE - we have two ticket options. The full price includes a take home Oxford needle. A ticket without the needle is for students who have already purchased a needle or who wish to use a needle in class only. 


About Oxford Punch Needles

Handmade in the USA from maple wood and a stainless steel needle, the Oxford Punch Needle is highly sought after world-wide as the premier punch needle rug tool and is imported in Australia by FeltFine direct from the Oxford Company in Vermont, USA. All of the Punch Needles come with a lifetime guarantee.


About The Studio Workshops

We offer a unique approach to creative workshops, with an emphasis on fun, accessible and modern crafts for all ages. Our classes are carefully designed to provide participants with an easy introduction to a skill or technique, while still finishing a completed project. Session sizes are kept small, usually no more than 15 participants per session, so we can provide hands on assistance to everyone. Classes are held in our beautiful studio located in Camberwell.  Visit www.thestudioworkshops.com for more information.

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What you will learn
  • How to use the Oxford punch needle
  • Changing colours and creating shapes
  • Design tips and tricks
What you will get
  • All wool and materials  
  • Gorgeous grazing table of nibbles, drinks and treats
  • Oxford Punch needle #10 fine, pre-stretched frame with Monks Cloth
Parking Info

Street parking available


What to bring
  • Just your enthusiasm!
What to wear

Casual

Appropriate for

Adults


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The Studio Workshops

Vendor since 2017

We offer a unique approach to creative workshops, with an emphasis on fun, accessible and modern crafts.

Our classes are carefully designed to provide participants with an easy introduction to a skill or technique, while still finishing a completed project. Session sizes are kept small, usually no more than 12 participants per session, so we can provide hands on assistance to everyone. 

Good tunes, good times

A great craft workshop is more than learning a new creative skill and making something yourself. It's about meeting friends, sharing laughs and having a fabulous day out. That's why our kids classes include treats and tunes to keep the creative juices flowing. And for our adult classes, we offer nibbles with tea, coffee, wine or bubbles - whatever takes your fancy. 

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Cancellation & Refund Policy

Please note that bookings are final and refunds are not available. If you cannot make it to your class, you are welcome to send a friend in your place. 

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Terms & Conditions

The Studio Workshops requires 48 hours notice via email prior to the start of a class or event for a full refund or transfer.  Refunds and transfers will not be processed if cancellation occurs within 48 hours of the event commencing. We do not offer refunds for missed classes. There are no fees for refunds or transfers. For cancellations prior to the 48 hour cut off, email The Studio Workshops to organise a refund or transfer

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Shani

06 November 2019 • Contemporary Punch Needle Embroidery

Thanks so much Ana for the class.. There are various designs and colours we could pick from, space to explore our creativity. Ana was thorough with her explanations, the company was friendly and welcoming. I would recommend this to any beginners out there.

Laura

27 September 2019 • Contemporary Punch Needle Embroidery

Great introduction to punch needling. Anna is a charming enthusiastic teacher and I learnt the practical skills as well as getting the inspiration to continue with some more projects at home. It was a lovely crafternoon as well as a positive learning experience. I would recommend to anyone interested in learning punch needling.

Trish

24 September 2019 • Contemporary Punch Needle Embroidery

Great class, lovely friendly environment and good value for money. There were some lovely welcoming touches like the afternoon tea, and a great sense of fun and achievement. Thanks heaps!

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