University of Atlantia

Course Detail

Couching pearls for fancy embroidery

Instructor:
Miri Nader


Instructor's Kingdom: Atlantia, Time Zone: EST
University Session:
UA106 February 13, 2021
Crs #:
303
Date:
Sat Feb 13
Time:
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Fee:
Length:
2 hrs
Credits:
2
Attendees:
FULL
Room:
Anthropology
Course Category:
Costume and Textiles
Track:
The Cranach Princess- German Saxon Garb
Description
Many types of embroidery (i.e. Russian, German, Elizabethean) use couched pearls as part of the embroidery. This class will teach attendees how to couch pearls in both lines and shaped motifs. Class attendees will need to obtain the appropriate class supplies. Kits are available to anyone who needs one, must prepay and contact instructor at least two weeks prior to class. Students should bring sewing thread, scissors, and magnification (as needed). This class will be recorded.