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104-23: Pot of Poseys - Karin Crawford

Have you ever wanted to make a truly unique design using wool, silk, velvet, and cork applique?  Did you know that the Dorset Button has been in use since the 1600's?  Did you know that a certain cotton thread  could be ruched up to make a beautiful 3 dimensional stem on a flower?  Did you know that you could stitch a life like bee using bullion stitches in black and yellow pearl cotton?  Altogether your design could be a fun way to show off these different techniques and remind you of fun stitches you learned in 2023. 

This class is a handworked project teaching embellishments of wool, silk, and velvet applique.

The finished project can be completed as a wall hanging, a pillow or a table mat.

You will learn how to make:  1. embossed velvet flowers 2. silk flowers 3. wool and cork leaves 4. 3 dimensional flowers 5. 4 different flower stems  6. an embroidered bee 7.  yo-yos  8. Dorset Button.You will learn many different embroidery stitches to embellish your flowers.

Approximate Size: 12 x 12 inxhes



Other: Please do not take this class if you are allergic to wool

Skill Details:
All levels
Materials Included:
Pattern Fee n/a Kit Fee (Payable to teacher on day of class) $15
Machine Required? No Class Supply List: Ottlight Needle Threader Chenille Needles Size 18, 22, 24 embroidery scissors glasses for up close work Applique needles, Tapestry needles Size 18 Colorful pearl cotton thread in Size 8 and 5 Yellow, Fuchsia, Black, Orange, Lavender Roxanne's Glue Baste -It applique pins paper scissors applique thread: green, pink ,orange, indigo blue ---------------------- Included in Kit: 12 x 12 inch wool background Indigo wool for vase 3 x 5 inches 3 green wool leaves 1 orange silk flower 3 x 3 inches 1 cork leaf ( designed and cut by you) 5 ribbon stems for you to use as stems for your five flowers 1 plastic ring for the Dorset Button, 1 length of variegated Size 8 pearl cotton 3 Size 6 beads for the drizzle stitch stamens 1 wool ball 1 inch in diameter for the 3 dimensional flower Note: lace table cloth not provided
Instructor Name:
Karin Crawford
Instructor Bio:

104-23: Pot of Poseys - Karin Crawford

$ 30.00
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