Friday, 1 March 2013

Stitch Salvation!

Woo-hooo! 
Today was the first session in our new series of workshops at the fabulous Cafe Salvation.
Today's hardworking participants learnt how to make a Floral Bloom brooch from felt and a variety of handstitches, largely stemming from the humble straight stitch. We also had a spot of left-handed blanket stitching and a gold-star-tick as everyone mastered how to create a French knot.
It was good to be back - the coffee was darn fine and Salvation's Helen was cooking up a storm with her yummy Spring season menu. It would have been rude not to partake of the fine fare, so we did.
Here is today's gang in action...
 
 



2 comments:

AnniD said...

All looks very bright and cheerful and such a crowd! Bet they couldn't wait to get started on such a lovely project.

Murgatroyd said...

It was a lot of fun Anni. Interestingly, everyone went for a very similar colour range too...something in the air?

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