Kantha Embroidery

date
28
.
Apr
.
time
10-12pm
duration
2 hours
price
$45
place
Coledale Markets

Learn Kantha style embroidery to create a simple running stitch to create a beautiful square sample, with textile artist Michele Elliot.  A great class for people interested in contemporary embroidery and the meditative craft of slow stitching.

Kantha is a traditional type of embroidery native to eastern South Asia, in particular Bangladesh and the neighboring Indian states of West Bengal and Odisha, along the Bay of Bengal. This technique is used in mending as well as making exquisite quilts.

Ticket includes all materials.

Teacher
Michele Elliot

Michele is a Coledale based textile artist and teacher, and has exhibited across Australia as well as taught for the National Art School. Her embroidery, kantha and textile work takes your breath away

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