Do you like art and calligraphy? Then this is the class for you! Come explore with me about embroidery and intersections with calligraphy. You will learn how to create square kufic calligraphy, satin stitch for Diwani jali calligraphy, and you will explore connections to other artistic traditions such as Palestinian Tatreez. Grab your favorite color thread and needle and join me in class!
Mondays at 5:00pm CST
June 6th-July 4th
This class is only for teens 12-17 years old
*Please note: Participants must attend live sessions. Classes are not recorded.
1. 14 count Aida cloth - Please use a light colored Aida cloth for beginners, no black or navy blue.
(This can also be purchased at fabric stores)
(The thread can be in whatever color you like, but it must be different from the background Aida cloth)
4. You can also use any cotton or linen fabric you have. This is optional but can be useful: