Reminder - Reticella Class
- We would like to remind you of this upcoming event.
Date: Saturday, April 10, 2004
Time: 9:30AM - 2:30PM PDT (GMT-07:00)
By request, I will be teaching this class Saturday, April 10,
It was originally scheduled for Sunday of Spring Collegium, but
Collegium is currently scheduled for Reno.
Note we will start with fabric. Some sites call the Punto in
technique that starts with a cord base, Reticella. While some of
technique is the same, there are major differences when working
Introduction to Reticella
Reticella is a withdrawn thread from fabric with needleweaving
of needlework that is also a form of lace making. We will start
fabric as is appropriate for our time period although we will
using a cordonnet thread basis. We will look at period pattern
and work on a small sample piece suitable for a pin cushion,
book, or tin cover.
Instructor: Sabrina de la Bere
Class Limit: 12 maximum - 5 minimum
Fee: $10 for materials and handout
Bring: 5" hoop, fine embroidery scissors, straight pins, small
blue washable marker, lighting and magnification if you need it
fine work. If you have a lace pillow bring it or some other
pin-able support like the padding the fighters use in their
approximately 4 hours
Class will begin at 9:30 am. We will take a brief break for
please bring a bag lunch. Class will be held in a private home
Half Moon Bay.
Please reserve your slot with a check made out to Robin Berry
sent to PO Box 1809, El Granada, CA 94018.