Beginners Punch Needle – Making a Punch Needle Canvas with Christy Davies
Saturday 23rd May 1pm to 3pm
Christy Davies, designer/maker at Fronissa and Fronissa Décor, will be teaching how to create your very own punch needle art work. From threading your very own punch needle (which us yours to keep!) with high quality supplied yarns all the way to changing colours and transferring your loops onto a supplied pre-stretched specialised canvas. This workshop provides you with all of the knowledge to enable you to make your own punch needle creations at home.
£30 per person includes all materials along with complimentary hot drinks (vegan milk alternatives also supplied)
An introduction into the materials used.
How to thread your punch needle.
The process of transferring the yarn to the canvas and how to start/end a project and change colours.
I will be guiding you through the process of making a canvas from start to finish using a variety of high quality yarns and a punch needle to take home with you which will enable you to go away and start designing your own punch needle projects.
Standard Workshop Rules
Suitable for children aged from 8 years old. Children under the age of 18 will need to be accompanied by an adult.
You don’t need to bring anything, just yourselves!
There will be an opportunity to purchase blank canvases if wanted to continue creating punch needle art at home.