I will welcome you with sangria or soft drink of your choice, followed by a Mexican cooking demonstration. You will learn how to make Sangria, salsa verde and guacamole in a malcajete. Following the cooking demonstration and tasting we will embroider an apron with the iconic Frida Kahlo's image! you will learn 3 basic stitches and can select from a myriad of colors. Including in the class is the apron, a carry bag, a hoop needle and enough thread to complete your project
Ex fashion executive dedicating my time to the resurging art of hand embroidery. In my former life I traveled the world shopping for the latest trends and color stories....always with a needle in my hand. It’s been a winding road....but the thread has always led back to embroidery. I am currently teaching hand embroidery for Craft Jam and hosting workshops in black work, goldwork and Jacobean crewel.....and using embroidery to upscale an old sweatshirt or tote bag! Stitching is the perfect way to disconnect and tune out in a hectic city!
We will be snacking on homemade guacamole, salsas and chips and crudite along with sangria and soft drinks
you will receive an embroidery hoop, thread and blank apron to be stitched together along with a carry bag which can also be…
We will meet at my very centrally located studio on West 57th AKA.... Billionaires row in the center of midtown Manhattan and accessible to all subway lines
Embroidery class & Mexican Cooking Demo