10/5 - Thread Painting Workshop

10/5 - Thread Painting Workshop


Date: Saturday, October 5th, 10am-1pm
Instructor: Kate Hughes
Location: Sunshine Craft Co (address/map here)

Learn the basics of embroidery and stitch your own Arizona scene! Using single strands of thread you’ll be introduced to thread painting as you blend your colors together and create a desert image. You’ll be learning this ‘no actual paint involved’ technique from our thread painting expert, Kate Hughes, who will guide you through transferring your pattern, picking your colors, and finishing off your piece.

No experience necessary! With our small workshop environment each student will receive one-on-one attention and individual help.

What's Included:
-3 hours of guided instruction
-3" wood hoop
-Background fabric
-Embroidery floss (multiple colors available!)
-2 embroidery needles
-10% off all Sunshine Craft Co retail

About the Instructor:
Kate Hughes is a contemporary embroidery artist. She has been creating hyper-realistic, intricate embroidery pieces stitched using many layers of thread, in a style referred to as “thread painting” since 2015. She finds inspiration in nature + popular culture for her original artwork in addition to client commissions + teaching embroidery workshops. She lives and works out of her home studio in Phoenix, Arizona with her husband and two dogs.

Cancellation policy:
All class registrations are final - see our policy here.

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