304 Introduction to Broderie Perse- Saturday 2-5 pm

$40.00

Instructor: Betty Neff

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Instructor: Betty Neff

A brief definiation of Broderie Perse is “fussy cutting” simple designs which, when arranged on a new background, appear complicated! Needle-turn appliqué or buttonhole stitch is the technique used to join the two. Simple and classic! Late 18th and mid 19th Century was its glory days! Currently we are experiencing a resurgence internationally, due to designers like Di Ford, Petra Prin and others. Students will study fabrics, design styles, mechanics, etc. Betty will provide a project kit, with ideas for completing it. Students are encouraged (optional) to bring Broderie Perse fabric options (large prints with a “background match” backer) to plan with and discuss in class. Betty Neff Pinterest Boards available/Broderie Perse. Kit fee of $8 includes appliqué and background fabrics, printout of design options, etc.  SUPPLY LIST: BSS, Inexpensive hand quilting thread for basting with needle; size 10 or 11 Millliners needles (or your preferred appliqué needle); 60 wt. ivory thread or Aurifil 50 wt.; fabric scissors – medium and small; 6″ x 12″ or 4″ x 8″ ruler. All skill levels.

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