Singer Educational Center, 1407 Crescent Dr., Corpus Christi, TX
Meeting the 2nd Tuesday of each month.
Program: 10 am – 11:30 with Show and Tell. Workshops: 1 pm – 3 pm
Program and workshops
OCTOBER 9: Program: The Art of Hand Embroidery – Presenter Billie Kisiah. Billie will inspire us with the ABC’s of Handwork. She has done it all and will be showing us beading, Brazilian embroidery, candle-wicking, cross-stitch, 3 styles of floss embroidery, cutwork, crewel and Hardanger. Every type of handwork you can think of!
Afternoon Workshop: $10 members $15 non-members Dish towel embroidery. Billie will teach you some simple stitches to make a plain towel have a personal touch.
BRING: a per-washed dish or T-towel to embroidery on. 4″ or 5″ Hand embroidery hoop and small scissors. Floss and needle will be provided at no extra charge.
NOVEMBER 13: Annual Business meeting. After our short but sweet business meeting…. MEET THE PRESS! Commentator John Heard has all the latest information on all the different irons, presses and pressing tools available. You won’t believe what is available to help you through those heated moments at the ironing board!!
Afternoon Workshop: $10 member $15 Non-members. Advent Calendar with HarrietTillman. Make a fun advent calendar and children will count down 11 days until Christmas with a treat each day. Bring your sewing machine with accessories, scissors, pins, tape measure or 12” ruler, red, green and blue thread and 11 small individually wrapped candies such as candy canes, tootsie rolls or peppermints. Items are tied on so be sure and consider the type of candy and what is appropriate for the age of the child. Also you may bring small gifts or toys for decorations that can go under your advent tree. Harriet will be supplying various Christmas fabrics you may choose from for the project.
DECEMBER 11: American Sewing Guild – Annual Christmas party