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APPLIQUE WORKSHOP
Hooked Rug Museum of North America (HRMNA)

 

House Sheep & Dorset/Yorkshire ButtonsHouse Sheep & Dorset/Yorkshire Buttons

                                            Sample Applique                                    Dorset Button                    Yorkshire Button
                                            (Kit colours will vary)                    


DATE:
May 15, 2024 Wednesday 10:00am - 4:00pm


LOCATION:
Hooked Rug Museum of North America (HRMNA)
9849 St. Margaret’s Bay Road, Queensland, NS B0J 1T0 902-858-3060
Web: http://www.hookedrugmuseumnovascotia.org email: hookedrugmuseum@gmail.com


TEACHER:
Joyce Boudreau is a retired teacher after 33 years of teaching in Halifax. She is a knitter, hand quilter, embroiderer and
enjoys various forms of the needle arts of which wool applique is one.


WORKSHOP:
Class is limited to 10 persons. Introduction to wool applique with at least 4 basic stitches along with some advanced stitches will be taught. Oversized flowers, a sun, grass, house and sheep will be precut and ready to be stitched and the colours will be fun and light. The finished piece (9” x 11” square) can be mounted on a 8” x 10” canvas. You will also learn to make ‘Dorset Buttons” with all materials provided. Time permitted you will also learn to make the Yorkshire button.


NEED TO BRING:
Scissors


KIT:
The “KIT” will include backing, pattern and 100% wool pieces cut ready to sew.  The Kit is from “All About Ewe Wool Shop”.  Needles and Valdani threads are included.  There will be enough space, wool pieces, threads and embellishments for personal creativity to shine.


COST:
Total registration fee - $95.00. Includes complete KIT and registration fee.
A deposit of $50.00 is required to register.

 

REGISTRATION:
Click here to Download, Print and Fill in the Registration Form. It cannot be completed online.
Scan and email it to: hookedrugmuseum@gmail.com OR mail it to the Registrar at the address below.

  • E-TRANSFER your deposit or payment in full to: hookedrugmuseum@gmail.com

    or

  • CHEQUE – Mail cheque and registration form to the address below.

    or
  • MUSEUM – Stop into the Museum, fill out a registration form and make payment at the front counter.

 

REGISTRAR:
HOOKED RUG MUSEUM of NORTH AMERICA
9849 St. Margaret’s Bay Road, Queensland, NS B0J 1T0


Confirmation of registration upon receipt of both registration form and payment.

 

Coffee and tea will be provided. Please bring your own lunch, snacks, cutlery and mug.
Please do not bring anything with nuts due to severe allergy concerns.

 

CANCELLATION/REFUNDS:
Deposit of $50.00 refundable prior to May 1, 2024. No refunds after May 1, 2024.

 

** Any questions, please call Sherry Chandler @ 902-275-4743 or email hookedrugmuseum@gmail.com