Schedule

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Year 1 Schedule

Month

Day

Class Topic

Special

Assignments Due

January

17

Syllabus/Frame mounting

Materials for Piece 1

 

 

22

Intro to tools/ floss satin stitch

 

Journal

 

24

Blending colors

 

 

29

Chenille, Individual beads

 

Journal

 

31

Random Parallels, backstitch sequins, running stitch

 

February

5

Stitching day;
Brief history of embroidery/ uses of embroidery/ types of embroidery

 

Journal

 

8

Finishing

 

 

 

12

Mount next piece, learning the tambour hook, Chain stitch fill

Materials for Piece 2

Piece 1 due

 

14

Stitching day

 

 

 

19

Tube outline

 

Journal

 

21

Tour Fiesta Studios at 12:30 (work in class until then)

 

 

 

26

Padding, stitching over padding

 

Journal

 

28

Seed beads and soutache

 

 

March

5

Sequins

 

Journal

 

7

Designing embroidery: sketch to finished goods, Review final project, where to look for inspiration, where to find materials

 

 

 

12

Spring Break

 

 

 

14

Spring Break

 

*Finish techniques over break

 

19

Stitching individual beads, vermicelli

 

Journal

 

21

Outline

Materials for Final

 

 

26

Finishing an appliqué; frame up final

 

Journal

 

28

Start Final

 

 

April

2

Easter Monday

 

 

 

4

Stitching time for final

 

Piece 2 due

 

9

Tour another Fiesta studio, then return to work in class

 

Journal

 

11

Continued

 

 

 

16

Continued

 

 

 

18

Continued – YES we have class.

 

 

 

23

Continued

 

 

 

25

Continued

 

 

 

30

Continued

 

 

May

2

Continued

 

 

 

9

Present final project (10:45 am)

NOTE – We are using the Wednesday time slot!

Final due