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With Rebecca Martin, Storyteller Wool

Sept. 3

2-5, $75

Min. 10

The punch needle is a versatile tool that can be used to make a variety of stitches: looped, flat, couched, as well as faux embroidery. In this class we will dive into the many ways a punch can be used in rug hooking by creating an 8”x10” punch needle stitch sampler that can be used for future reference and to brighten your artistic space. Detailed written instructions will be emailed after class, so there is no need to worry about taking notes.  All materials are included.  A #8 or a #9 regular Oxford punch needle is needed, but may be borrowed for use during the class.  Basic knowledge of punch needle rug hooking recommended.  Ages 10 and up.

 

Workshop description:

The punch needle is a versatile tool that can be used to make a variety of stitches: looped, flat, couched, as well as faux embroidery. In this class we will dive into the many ways a punch can be used in rug hooking by creating an 8”x10” punch needle stitch sampler that can be used for future reference and to brighten your artistic space. Detailed written instructions will be emailed after class, so there is no need to worry about taking notes.  All materials are included.  A #8 or a #9 regular Oxford punch needle is needed, but may be borrowed for use during the clar artist, educator, and writer based in Colorado. Her studio is filled with all things wool, however, rug hooking, both punch needle and traditional, takes center stage. She is a certified Oxford Punch Needle Rug Hooking instructor as well as a McGown certified teacher in traditional rug hooking. She teaches online and in person. Rebecca's creative work and articles about the craft have been published in Rug Hooking Magazine and the ATHA Magazine. Her book, Rug Hooking in Harmony was published in the fall of 2023. When not hooking, teaching, or writing, Rebecca can be found hovering over her dye pots, creating rug yarn for her company StoryTeller Wool.

An example of creative stitches in action.

See more about Rebecca at https://shopstorytellerwool.com/.

9/3 Creative Stitches for Punch Needle Workshop

$75.00Price
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