Tambour is the method of applying beads, sequins and threads to fabric using a tambour hook. In this one-day workshop, attendees will learn how to tambour from start to finish, leaving with the skills to practice and perfect this embroidery art in their work and personal projects.
The class will cover:
Mounting fabric onto the tambour frame
Learning how to hold the tambour hook
Drawing patterns onto fabric
The steps to great tambour stitches
Threading beads and adding them to the design
Completing tambour projects (including weaving in threads and removing fabric from tambour frame)
All attending will be provided with a tambour frame and hook as well as all other materials required for this class and they can take these away after the class at no extra cost. Participants must bring a pair of scissors.