My Way Workshop

"My Way" by Carolyn Mitchell


Date: September 28th, 2024 to November 9th, 2024 (Saturdays for 6 weeks, excluding the Thanksgiving weekend)

Time: 2 hours per week via Zoom.  (All classes will be virtual.)

 "The focus of this course is to offer students an opportunity to alter the appearance of an original design.  Suggested options are provided in many sections. Choices include changing stitches and/or colours, reversing colour value directions and changing fibres."  For more information about the creative possibilites for this project, please see the images below and Carolyn Mitchell's website.

Stitches that will be taught:  a large Rococo Stitch, Waffle, Walneto, Crescent Stitch, Spider Stitch Variation, Slanted Florentine as well as Flat Stitch, Basketweave, Oblong Cross Stitch, Rice Stitch, Smyrna Stitch, Ray Stitch and many more!

There will be prework for this class!!

Class Cost:

  • $59 for pattern and class (supplying your own threads/canvas)
  • The stitcher is responsible for collecting supplies. This is a piece that is flexible so it would be a great stash buster. If you have concerns with getting supplies (threads, canvas), the OVGS Workshop Chair will be happy to assist you.
  • Supplies such as stretcher bars, embroidery scissors, laying tool are required.

There are 18 spaces available for this class.

Sign-up ends July 1st, 2024 by 10 pm.  Payment is also due at that time.


Dates to Note:

January 29th, 2024             Sign-up starts at 9 a.m.  Spots will be filled on a first come, first served basis.
April 15th, 2024 PDF supply list will be available after this date.
May 15th, 2024 PDF for prework will be available after this date.
June 1st, 2024 Payments are due and can be made by e-transfer, cash or cheque.
July 1st, 2024 Registration closes at 10 p.m.  Final due date for payment.
September 15th, 2024 PDF pattern will be available after this date.
September 28th, 2024 Prework must be completed.  First class starts via Zoom.

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