Waldoboro Style Sculpture

Waldoboro Style Sculpture

Instructor: Anne Inder

Prerequisite:

Basic punch needle or rug hooking, fine shading is an asset but not necessary.

Course Objectives:

Bring your pieces to life by giving them a velvety, 3-D effect! In this class, you will be introducedto and practice this basic technique while working on a small project. You may not finish yourproject in class, but you will be well prepared to complete the project on your own.

Course Outline:

  • Tools of the trade–foundation cloths, frames, punch needle selection; sizes, fibres.
  • Demos and practise session
  • basic techniques,
  • Order of working
  • Finishing Techniques
  • Steaming/ blocking
  • Folded Border Whipping

Materials List:

You should bring the following:

  • small scissors
  • pen/pencil
  • apron (will protect clothing from clippings),
  • Darning needle,
  • frame/hoop to accommodate your pattern choice

Kit Choices:

Choice #1: includes a 5” x 5” NL Themed brooch pattern printed on rug warp (cut 11” x 11”), wool yarn to complete project. Cost $ 25.00

Choice #2: includes a 10” x 10” Flower pattern printed on rug warp (cut 16” x 16”), wool yarn to complete project. Cost $ 50.00