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Makers at the Museum: Embroidery Workshop

August 4, 2018 - 12:00 - 16:00

Itching for a Stitching – Embroidery Workshop
Saturday, August 4 from 12 pm to 4 pm
Ages 16 and up

Add a creative flair to your day with the art of embroidery! This traditional skill can bring new life to a mundane item, transforming it into a work of art. With a myriad of styles and stitches to learn, embroidery is a fantastic way to express yourself. Participants in this workshop will enjoy a tour of Fairfields Heritage House with a focus on leisure activities throughout history, including embroidery, followed by tea under the gazebo. Local artisan Lee Stach (Fraser Road Embroidery) will guide participants step-by-step through a cheerful and colourful Fairfields-inspired embroidery design.

Cost: $40 per person

Barcode: 1406784

Registration is required. A minimum of 3 registered participants is required for the program to run.

You can register for this program using the City of Ottawa’s online registration system. Enter the program barcode in the box labelled “Search for programs by barcode”. Click “Add” and log in to complete registration. If you do not already have an account, click “Create new family account”. A minimum of 3 participants is required for the program to run.


August 4, 2018
12:00 - 16:00
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Fairfields Heritage House
3080 Richmond Road
Nepean, Ontario Canada
(613) 726-2652
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