Embroidery as Drawing Technique

Sunday, September 29, 2019
1 – 3:30 PM

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Discover traditional embroidery techniques at your own pace in this two-day class that starts with basic stitches and continues into the more complex. Practice “drawing” with embroidery thread, and learn to create texture and movement via cutting or fraying. Take home a starter kit with embroidery hoop, thread, needle, and fabric to practice at your leisure.

Two Sundays; September 29 & October 6

About the instructor:
Chaitra Bangalore is an artist and educator in Sacramento, currently working as an art teacher at Growth Public Schools in Rosemont. Her work focuses on South Asian identity and the definitions of female beauty. She uses a variety of mediums, including oil paint, digital illustration, scratch board, and embroidery. She received her BA in design from UC Davis and MA in art and design education from the Rhode Island School of Design.

No experience is required unless noted. The Museum provides student-quality supplies included in the fee unless indicated otherwise. Students are welcome to bring their personal supplies; however there is no discount for doing so. Oil paints are not allowed in studio classrooms.

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$55 members
$75 nonmembers

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