The Gallery at Penn College
Amanda McCavour: Friday, January 30, 2015
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Spend the day with Amanda McCavour constructing dynamic, textured, mixed media surfaces through the use of machine and hand embroidery. With the use of a water soluble stabilizer, students will be encouraged to experiment with a variety of materials to create textured, embellished grounds where stitches hold the surface and materials together. Thin plastics, papers, yarns, fabrics, threads and leaves can be used in this workshop, and the constructed cloth can be used for collages, wearable art pieces, or as grounds for more embroidery.
This workshop is offered In conjunctin with the exhibit, Line: Drawn and Stitched, on view January 13 - March 5, 2015.
- Participants must bring a sewing machine; supply list will be sent upon registration.
- Class limited to 15 participants and pre-registration is required. Call 570-320-2445 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org to pre-register.
- $70 includes lunch.
This workshop is full--contact the gallery to be placed on a waiting list.