Triple Treat of Brooches
with Fiona Hammond
Suitable for all skill levels
3-days, 9.30am - 4pm
Monday 20 April - Wednesday 22 April, 2020
$390 + $5 Notes + materials fee $6-$31
Enjoy learning three different textile and fibre techniques while you create three beautiful
Each day we will cover a new set of techniques, so you will have a whole new creative skill-set by the end of the course. All techniques covered can be used to create many other items when you get back home — thus widening your creative horizons.
By the end of the course your Triple Treat of Brooches will be ready to wear!
Day 1: Make a coiled brooch using figure-8 coiled basketry techniques, plus coloured yarns and plain core cord
Day 2: Make a brooch using (commercially made) thick wool felt, with steam-set shibori fabrics as embellishments, plus simple embroidery and hand-stitching
Day 3: Make an exotic textile brooch using rug hooking techniques, plus some simple
Comprehensive printed and bound notes (with colour pictures and diagrams where appropriate)
are provided for each participant at $5 each.
Your tutor will have a wide range of additional supplies for students to purchase during the course, as well as various tools and equipment to share.