Mapping It Out: The Art of Needlework Map Making

Wed Mar 18, 4pm
Presented by: Woodlawn & Pope-Leighey House
Tickets · $6-15
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Explore the artistry of master embroidery map designer Catherine Jordan as she "shows and shares" her incredible embroidery map work with you. The talk will cover the process from the idea, to what makes a valuable map, layout, style, lettering and motifs suggestions to the final decisions on finishing; you will learn how these beautiful treasures come to be. Jordan is also a master of coloring effects, including natural dyeing and textile painting. There will be plenty of time for questions and answers, and sharing ideas for alternate finishing of needlework maps.

All Woodlawn Needlework Show Artist Talks are offered free with a paid ticket to the show on the day they are taking place -Suggested donation to our non-profit site: $5 AT THE DOOR.

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