Friday, June 10, 2011

Pulled Thread Workshop

(Information + photo from GLR Newsletter)

Jane Ellen Balzuweit will present Woven Ribbons,
a pulled thread workshop, at the GLR Semiannual Meeting.

September 24, 2011
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Indianapolis Marriott East
Indianapolis, IN

Woven Ribbons (see photograph in the GLR June Newsletter)
is worked on 25-count white Dub-lin linen in size 8 and 12 white pearl cotton.

The design fits a 3.5-inch Sudberry box, or may be fin-ished as a needlebook or pincushion.

In addition to the fabric (a six-inch square) + threads (10 yards each of the No. 8 and No. 12 pearls), the Woven Ribbons kit will include full instructions with a photo, and a needle.

Students should bring a 4- or 5-inch hoop. Kit cost is $13.50; teaching fee is $15.00 per student.

The registration form for Jane Ellen’s class is on page 9 of the GLR
June Newsletter

Deadline: August 4, 2011


Those who participate in the class will have the benefit of experiencing Jane Ellen’s presentation, but they will also have permission to take the project home and teach it to their EGA chapters.

Jane Ellen asks only that instructions be purchased from her. Information on ordering will be available at the workshop.

Jane Ellen holds two teacher’s certifications with EGA: Pulled Thread and Counted Thread, and she is author of a current EGA correspondence course. She has taught at various Na-tional seminars and for Guilds across the United States and Canada. Jane Ellen has also taught ANG correspondence courses and cyber classes, and has designed for both Rainbow Gallery and Kreinik Thread companies. She was recognized in 2000 as the Great Lakes Region Educator of the Year. She owned and operated a needlework store for twenty-six years in Dayton, Ohio.

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