Workshops


Vintage Scissor Sheath Workshop with Brian Haggard

Vintage Scissor Sheath Workshop with Brian Haggard

Vintage Scissor Sheath Workshop
With Instructor Brian Haggard
Saturday, October 7
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

This lovely Vintage Scissor Sheath brims with old-world charm and features multiple embroidery stitches and an exploration of aging techniques. One side has a pocket to secure your favorite pair of snips while the reverse safely stows your needles and pins. Students will learn various techniques including regular embroidery, Brazilian embroidery, weaving as well as assembly of the finished piece.

The cost of the workshop covers the kit (valued at $40). The kit includes all internal chipboard, cotton batting, three coordinating fabrics, three coordinating #8 perle cotton threads, chocolate colored bias ribbon and scissors and stitch guide.

Supply list: Strong tailors-type thread for cinching, sharp pair of shears, sharp pair of thread snips, extra needles if you choose, #22 or #24 Chenille, a glue stick that is not dried out.

Cost: $100 or $85 for museum members.

Register online or call 402-472-6549 to reserve your spot in this class.

CANCELLATION POLICY: All canceled registrations will be charged a $10 processing fee. Registration canceled within two weeks prior to the workshop will be refunded 50 percent of the fee.