Tufted Wool Embroidery Workshop
The Mennonite Heritage Center, 565 Yoder Road, Harleysville, announces a Tufted Wool Embroidery Workshop scheduled for Saturday, September 23, 2017 from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm. Led by needlework artist Shirley Sacks, participants will create a colorful pincushion while learning this unique Pennsylvania German embroidery technique. The instructor will provide the star template, wool backing, two needles and needlepoint tapestry yarn along with the history and instruction for the pincushion. The class fee with materials is $72. Shirley will also bring antique examples of this textile art and tin template designs from her personal collection. A list of supplies will be sent with registration confirmation. Class size is limited and preregistration is required. To register, go to www.mhep.org, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 215-256-3020. No refunds are given unless a workshop is canceled for insufficient enrollment.