$45 Coledale Markets 12-3pm, 23rd September 2018
About the Class
Learn Kantha style embroidery to create a simple running stitch to create a beautiful square sample, with textile artist Michele Elliot. A great class for people interested in contemporary embroidery and the meditative craft of slow stitching.
Kantha is a traditional type of embroidery native to eastern South Asia, in particular Bangladesh and the neighboring Indian states of West Bengal and Odisha, along the Bay of Bengal. This technique is used in mending as well as making exquisite quilts.
Ticket includes all materials.
Michele is a Coledale based textile artist and teacher, and has exhibited across Australia as well as taught for the National Art School. Her embroidery, kantha and textile work takes your breath away