All Workshops List

  • Japanese Boro Stitching

    Japanese Boro Stitching hand embroidery workshop taught by April Sproule.
    Skill Levels: All
    Duration: 1-2 Days
       Boro Stitching is a type of hand stitching that originated in Japan as a way to mend or patch together clothing or other cloth items.
    We will cover the basics of layout and materials to be used, and spend our time happily stitching away. This type of stitching lends itself perfectly to bags, clothing, home decor, and many other types of items.
  • Hand Stitched Mandala

    Hand Embroidered Color Wheel Mandala workshop by April Sproule.Many of us learned to embroider from our grandmothers, as did I. But these days we have many inexpensive tools and resources available that make the process even more simple and enjoyable. We will cover:
    • fabric selection
    • tools and supplies
    • design and color choices
    • how to mount and frame your work
  • Stitching a Story, Collage

    Hand or machine stitched fabric collage workshop with April Sproule.Skill Levels: All
    This is the perfect opportunity to explore numerous techniques for making a small fiber collage piece that tells a story of a favorite memory, person, or event.
    We will be fusing, gluing, free motion stitching, embroidering, or whatever it takes to bring your story to life. This is the everything and the kitchen sink class for you to have fun and play.