Intro to Embroidery


Please note that masks are highly encouraged but not mandatory in workshops.

Workshop Description

The Saint John Arts Centre welcomes instructor Cat Candow. Get comfortable with needle and floss by learning how to stitch several different flowers step by step and walk away with a little piece of wearable art as well as all the tools needed to keep stitching! This fun and informative workshop is beginner level.

Workshop Information
Age group: Adults

Time: 9:30am – 12:30pm

Date: Saturday, October 21, 2023

Duration: Half day

Tuition Fee: $65

Supplies Fee: $10  |  kit purchased from instructor ($10 cash or e-transfer on the day)

Skill level: Beginner

Capacity: 10 students

Seniors Discount: Seniors aged 65+ are eligible for a 20% discount on all adult workshops; enter coupon code SENIOR65 at checkout.

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About your Instructor

Cat Candow, raised in Germany under her grandmother’s sewing table, took her first stitches around age 3, attempting to make pants for her Teddy. She learned to crochet and cross stitch around the same time she learned to read and write but with much more enthusiasm. She moved to Canada as an exchange student and stayed to complete her diploma in Fashion Design from the New Brunswick College of Craft & Design (NBCCD). After spending 3 years in England making theater costumes, Cat returned to Canada and has been sewing, teaching, and making art ever since.

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