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Mirror work embroidery for beginners

April 21 | 2:30 pm - 6:00 pm

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Date:
April 21
Time:
2:30 pm - 6:00 pm
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Venue

Bloom and Grow, Koramangala
84F, 17D Main, Koramangala 6 block, Bangalore 95
Bangalore, India
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Introduction : Mirror work is a traditional embroidery of Gujarat. It is done usually on cotton fabrics using bright coloured threads. It is done along with kutch work, applique work and on tie-and-dye fabrics. Different size and shape of mirrors can be attached to the fabric using specific embroidery stitches.

Materials Required : Fabric, Sewing needle, Embroidery skeins, Scissors, Mirrors of different sizes.

Technique: There are basically three different stitches commonly used in attaching the mirror to the fabric.
Chain stitch
Button hole stitch
Satin stitch
With these three stitches lot of designs can be done. It can also be embelished with other embroidery stitches like herring bone, french knot and with beads.

Mirror work can be done in neck lines, dresses, blouses and bags. It can be framed and used as an art piece as well.

Date – 21st April, Saturday

Time – 2.30pm-6pm

Venue – Bloom and Grow, Kormangala

Fee – Rs 1,200/- (inclusive of all material and taxes)

 

About Bloom & Grow

Bloom & Grow facilitates artist-led art & craft workshops in studios and also, conducts art based corporate workshops across India.