Goldwork Red Floral Valentine Heart
One-Day Class - Sunday
Teacher: Michele Roberts
Technique: Goldwork and Beading
Size: 3" x 3" x 1/4"
Spend a day learning a few of the basic techniques of traditional goldwork with this enchanting floral heart made of real gold bullion, Swarovski crystals, and gold Delica beads. Gold pearl purl and bright check purl are invisibly couched. Beads and crystals interspersed with the gold add variety and richness in the twisted border and flowers. Techniques included are the use of a lining for strength during stitching, backstitching invisible couching, chipping, and mixed-media twisting.
20-count Christmas Red Valerie evenweave fabric over red organza
Gold Pearl Purl
Gold Bright Check Purl
Swarovski aurora borealis bicone crystals in 3mm and 4mm sizes
24 Karat Gold Delica beads
Basting and couching threads
Needle felt with millinery, beading, chenille, tapestry, long darner needles
Complete instructions in bound booklet
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