Auckland Guild Saturday Meeting March

Saturday, 3 March 2018 - 10:00am

NB the Sat meetings are now on the first Saturday of the month so...

The next mini workshop is Saturday March 3rd, 10-12.30, Canvas Work with Andrea Old.

Use traditional canvas work stitches in brightly coloured, silky threads. The samples are pincushions 9cm square but you could also make a card or needle book.

Stitches include:Cushion, Norwich, Rhodes, Rice, Woven diamond and Colonial knots.

Canvas will be provided.


6-8 different coloured threads including 1-2 variegated ones, Perle 5, DMC stranded (all 6 strands), Rayon and silky finishes, anything in a similar weight. You only need a small amount of each. Don't buy anything specially.

Tapestry needle