Stumpwork Masterclass
Feb 2

Stumpwork Masterclass

by Embroiderers Guild of Western Australia
Start Date
02-Feb-2023 9:30 am
End Date
26-Nov-2023 3:30 pm
(UTC+08:00) Australia/Perth

Registrations Close
31 December 2022 11:00 PM





Stumpwork Masterclass

You've seen the book, now is the chance to do the course.  We have the pleasure in offering a unique opportunity to develop your Stumpwork Skills.

Guild members no longer need to go to embroidery conventions in the Eastern States or overseas to enjoy Alison’s fun filled and expert tuition. The Education Committee have worked hard with Alison to bring her to Perth to teach her Stumpwork masterclass in 2023.

This series of workshops will lead participants through both historical and contemporary techniques for Stumpwork embroidery.  Students will have the option of working a series of samplers or working directly onto their own embroidery design that will grow over the course of the lessons. 

Timetable of workshops:

Each module will be taught on Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday:

Dates:    February 2, 3, 4 and 5               Design, Padding, Needle lace

               March 30, 31, April 1 and 2       Adding to Needle lace, People, Skies,

                                                                  Fillings, Signatures

               May 4, 5, 6 and 7                       Animals, Flowers, Grounds

               August 3, 4, 5 and 6                   Buildings, Trees, Grottoes,Fountains

               November 2, 3, 4 and 5             Bugs, Birds, Borders


Cost:         For 5 x 4 day workshops  $1,600 


 As Alison has set aside all of her interstate classes to us for the year, students will be expected to commit to the full course.


Time:  9.30am - 3.30pm
Tutor: Alison Cole
Skill Level: Experienced Embroiderers

Class Fees: for 5 x 4 day workshops:

EGWA Member - $1600.00

Non-Member - $1600.00

What to bring

Your usual sewing box, light and magnification if required

Registrations will open on  at 9:00am & close  at 11:00pm.


Class/Workshops Agreement

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Event Type
Education Workshop
Event Location
Guild House
565 Canning Highway
Alfred Cove WA
Contact Details
Workshop Registrar Liz Robson

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