Flights Of Floral Fancy
July 26, 2020 – August 1, 2020
This workshop introduces students to the iconic periods throughout history when floral motifs abound in embroidery and are interpreted in styles reflecting each period and culture. During class you will take advantage of the natural surroundings of Arrowmont for your creations. Participants will design and stitch their own floral-inspired samples and experiment with surface design techniques including eco-printing and various methods of direct application to complement the stitched details. Open to all skill levels.
COURSE FEE: $600
Katherine Diuguid is a studio artist specializing in hand embroidery and textiles. She has taught embroidery and textile workshops both nationally and internationally as well as university courses at North Carolina State University. She has been awarded artist residencies at the North Carolina Museum of Art and at Penland School of Craft. Diuguid has worked on special projects for Durham Cathedral in the U.K. and at the Art Institute of Chicago.
In order to complete your registration, a $300 deposit is required.