The Dutchess County Fairgrounds
6550 Spring Brook Ave.
Rhinebeck, NY 12572

NYS Sheep & Wool Festival

OCTOBER 19th and 20th, 2013
Saturday 9AM-5PM Sunday 10AM-5PM


Poinsettia Scarf

Saturday, October 19, 2013

1:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Instructor: Pat Riesenburger

Class Fee: $125.00

Material Fee: $0.00

Maximum Class Size: 18

14 Seats Available

About Seat Availability: The availability shown above does NOT A GUARANTEE that an actual seat is available to be purchased. Each registration will be verified after your purchase and if an over sale of seats occurs you will be notified and the price of the over sold seat will be refunded in it's entirety.

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Description

Create a stunning jeweled neck scarf that is sure to garner attention during the holidays! The Poinsettia flower is embellished with Swarovski Crystal Beads. The flower can be worn separately as a brooch or shawl pin. Channel your inner diva and learn to make couture quality jewelry!
Students will use hand dyed merino wool, silk threads, and silk ribbons, as well as spectacular Swarovski Crystals and other assorted embellishments to felt an incredible piece of wearable art. The juxtaposition of texture in this piece is truly sublime. The techniques include wet felting and bead embroidery. No previous felting experience required.
STUDENTS SHOULD BRING: A hand towel, a task light, and a smile.

Pat will be assisted by her good friend, Monica Zavala-Durazo, a talented felt artist from the great state of Arizona.

Workshop Instructor

Pat Riesenburger is a former trial attorney who discovered that it was much more fun to play in the art studio than fight in the courtroom. Pat, an Am...read more