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Providence Renewal Centre

Mini Scapes with Susan Jensen

This workshop is a great introduction to landscapes, using a variety of techniques and methods.

Mini Scapes with Susan Jensen
Mini Scapes with Susan Jensen

Time & Location

Oct 03, 2024, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Providence Renewal Centre, 3005 119 St NW, Edmonton, AB T6J 6C1, Canada

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About the event

Description

This workshop is a great introduction to landscapes, using a variety of techniques and methods.    You will learn how to compose a small simple landscape using leftover scraps of fabric, embroidery floss and other materials and supplies found in your  sewing room.    ** Great for beginners as well as seasoned stitchers who love handwork!   Susan Jensen is an accomplished quilter, pattern designer and fibre artist. She takes inspiration from the beauty in nature, and loves to photograph the waters, woodlands, and gardens in her home province of British Columbia.

Sue speaks and teaches in quilt shops and guild meetings, at trade shows and retreats, and in her studio in Maple Ridge, BC. 

What Does the Student Bring to Class?

  • Layout and hand stitching support - 16”-18” square pillow
  • Threads - A variety of cottons, rayons, silks, DMC floss, Pearl cotton, in different weights and colours (great to use up those almost empty spools of sewing machine thread)
  • Needles – A variety of sizes of hand embroidery needles (size depends on the thickness of the threads you use) Susan likes to use a Chenelle Needle in a variety of sizes.
  • Thimble – Optional
  • Pin cushion with pins
  • Scissors – embroidery
  • Glue Stick
  • Cutting mat – small one
  • Rotary cutter – 45m
  • 6 or 6½” ruler
  • Fray check
  • Pencil
  • Micron Pen .05
  • Lunch

Special Instructions:

  • 5” square piece from a cereal box or a piece of cardboard
  • Cut out a 4” square hole in the centre

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Workshop Details

Friday, October 4 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM  LOCATION Providence Renewal Centre 3005 - 119 St NW Edmonton  Open to FFAA members only. Either with an individual membership or through a member Guild   Maximum Students = 16   Registration Fee is $80 per student

PLEASE NOTE REGISTRATION PROCESS

Registration and payment is available on our website. Once you pay for your spot, you will receive an automatic confirmation of your registration. Please note there are no refunds. If you find you cannot attend, the onus is on you to find your replacement. A wait list can be found on FaceBook, "FFAA Wait List". Students can communicate with those wanting to take your place and exchange the registration fee.

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Tickets

  • Mini Scapes

    with Susan Jensen

    $80.00
    +$2.00 service fee

Total

$0.00

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