WORKSHOP : August 18, 2018.
Tambour Beading Workshop with Atelier Saint Clare
Saturday 18th August 2018 from 10:30am to 4.30pm
Get an introduction to Haute Couture embroidery in our weekend workshop. Learn the technique of tambour beading which is widely used in International catwalks. Knowledge of this technique presents many possibilities when creating embroidery pieces.
The Tambour Beading class is pitched towards a beginner. The first part of the class will be to learn the chainstitch on a transparent organza with the hook in the four directions.
The second part of the class will be the introduction of the buggles and seed beads. Finally you will learn how to stitch the sequins « en riviere » basic stitching for the sequins.
The aim of this tambour beading class is for you to feel comfortable with the hook and how to apply beads and sequins.
This class includes a kit with white silk organza, glass beads, buggles and sequins.
Please note that tambour hooks are not included in the kit and will be available to purchase during the class.
For tickets and more information click here.
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