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Gather together with makers of all levels to learn new skills and celebrate traditional crafts and regenerative living. Whether you’re interested in half-day workshops or multi-week courses, there’s something for everyone! Located in Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada, we offer hands-on experiences in a variety of subjects, all taught in either the beautiful studios at the New Brunswick College of Craft & Design (NBCCD) or one of our partnering locations.

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FULL – Thread Painting – Cat Candow

February 3 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

$89.00 – $119.00

ONE-DAY WORKSHOP – February 3, 2024 | 9 am – 4 pm

Learn how to make an image completely out of hand-sewn stitches! No previous sewing or embroidery experience is necessary, but good hand-eye coordination is a must. You will learn how to stitch outlines, create different textures, and blend colours in order to make your embroidered image as stylized or realistic as you like.

After making a small sampler to try out a variety of stitches, you will design and embroider an image of your choice. You will leave with all of the tools, materials and instructions needed to finish your project at home and will be all set up for a new, very addictive hobby!

TICKET PRICING & MATERIAL COST:

Regular ticket price (December 1st, 12pm – January 26, 11:30): $119

NBCCD staff, faculty, and current students receive 20% off regular ticket sales while supplies last. Find the NBCCD Discount ticket below.

Additional material fee: $20 paid to the instructor on the day of the workshop

FAQ and refund information can be found at the bottom of this page.

THE INSTRUCTOR:

Raised in Germany under her grandmother’s sewing table, Cat took her first stitches around age 3, attempting to make pants for her Teddy. She learned to crochet and cross stitch around the same time as learning to read and write but with much more enthusiasm. She moved to Canada as an exchange student and stayed to complete her diploma in Fashion Design from the New Brunswick College of Craft & Design (NBCCD). After spending 3 years in England making theater costumes, Cat returned to Canada and has been sewing, teaching, and making art ever since.

Learn more about what we do at Honeybee Folk School and what courses we have coming up!

Details

Date:
February 3
Time:
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cost:
$89.00 – $119.00
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Venue

New Brunswick College of Craft and Design
457 Queen Street
Fredericton, NB E3B 1B7 Canada
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Organizer

Honeybee Folk School
Email
honeybeefolkschool@nbccd.ca
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FAQ

Refunds

If a request for a refund is submitted at least 14 days before the course begins, you will be eligible for a 94% refund. A 6% deduction will cover the administration costs and stripe service fee. For refund requests made between 8 and 13 days before the course begins, a 75% refund will be granted. If a refund request is received within 7 days or less before the course start date, a refund will not be issued unless we can fill your spot with another participant. In the event that a participant cannot attend an in-person course due to illness, they can receive a Honeybee voucher for 75% of the value of their course that can be paid towards another class in the future. The participant will need to notify the Honeybee Coordinator before the course begins.

Cancellations

If a workshop is cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances regarding the instructor facilities or low enrolment, a 100% refund will be granted to registered participants. If class is cancelled due to weather, the course will be moved to the following weekend (unless otherwise specified). If you cannot attend the new scheduled time, you will be granted a 100% refund.

For more information regarding cancellations, refunds, and our policies, please refer to our frequently asked questions.