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“Pretty as a Picture - Poinsettia” Workshop


Susan Gonzales

Susan & Jody Gonzales

New Castle, DE

Dates:   Evening– Wednesday, August 12, 2020
Time:  6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Class Fee: $60.00 / Sauder Village Members $50.00  
Supply Fee: $20.00 - payable to teacher at the beginning of class
Location: Founder's Hall - Stage Left
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Poinsettia-bouquet-Susan-GonzalesDESCRIPTION:  Enjoy a fun and creative workshop to make a wool Poinsettia - so beautiful you can't stop looking at it!

Susan & Jody Gonzales will teach you all the steps, tips & techniques - from cutting to sewing, to arranging and attaching your green and beautifully hand-dyed red wool petals. Your finished Poinsettia will be about 7.5” in diameter and be mounted on a wire stem. 

Susan & Jody will also have finished samples of her lovely Poinsettias and discuss all the wonderful things you can do with them, like: bouquets, wreaths, gift wrap topper, Christmas tree decorations, and much more.

Just in time for the holidays, you’ll want to make bunches of these beauties in a variety of colors for yourself, décor and gifts!

Poinsettia-bloom-Susan-Jody-GonzalesTeacher will contact students prior to class:  No

LEVEL:   Everyone welcome, no prior knowledge or experience required. (Some hand sewing required.)

Supply description:  Paper pattern for Poinsettia, precut green and hand dyed red wool, wire, thread, & needle

Students Need to Bring: Scissors

red-and-white-poinsettia-bouquet-Jody-Susan-GonzalesBIO:  Susan has loved sewing and working with wool for over 20 years. Creating her wonderful designs for rug hooking, wool applique, and punch needle, which comes naturally, as she is the daughter of her talented mother, Dorothy, 94 years of age, who continues to paint every day. Now Susan's daughter, Jody, has joined her in creating beautiful wool flowers and all things "wool". Together they teach and vend at textile art events.