University of Atlantia

Course Detail

Introduction to Medieval Counted Thread Embroidery

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Instructor:
Sophia Greifenclau


Instructor's Kingdom: Atlantia, Time Zone: EST
University Session:
UA78 March 5, 2011
Crs #:
106
Date:
Sat Mar 05
Time:
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Fee:
$5.00
Length:
1 hr
Credits:
1
Attendees:
FULL
Room:
810
Course Category:
Arts & Sciences
Track:
No track assigned
Description
The class will cover a brief introduction to counted thread embroidery in period, focusing on satin and brick stitch, including medieval and modern tools and materials. The survey will be followed by hands on instruction in counted thread work and some information on planning counted thread projects. Embroidery hoops, needles, threads, fabric and handouts will be provided. Come prepared to stitch.