An in-person class with Catherine Redford
Aug 6, 9:00am-12:00pm
Make hand embroidered covered buttons.
Make beautiful covered buttons with your favorite embroidery stitches. Catherine will provide a variety of ideas suitable for your buttons or design your own. Work on wool, or cotton if you prefer and finish with a purchased set and a few simple steps. Lovely to add to a garment, a bag, a pillow, the choice is yours!
Optional $20 kit available for purchase in class. Correct change is appreciated.
Kit includes: two sizes of covered button kits, small pieces of fabric, hand dyed embroidery threads and needles for making five buttons.
Optional Stitch Guide also available for purchase in class for $12
Basic embroidery knowledge.
• Kit purchase
• Dritz Cover Button kit eg #14-60 for 1 1/2″finished buttons.
• 3″ square of fabric for each button (felted wool, linen, quilters cotton)
• Embroidery threads
• #24 chenille needle
• #1 milliners needle
Catherine’s Embroidery Stitch Guide is also optional but recommended for this class.