Class Description

Class Information - SAT 1 - T3 - Apples on a Branch

Apples on a Branch

Canvas Class Number: SAT 1 - T3

Teacher: Jo Christensen

Class Time & Date: 9:00 - 10:30 AM, Saturday

Limit: 20


Stumped by stumpwork? Then come to this class and Jo Christensen will make this 21st Century dimensional stitching technique fun and easy. Students will make a padded tree branch using Lorikeet. From the branch will hang 3 apples made by wrapping beads with River Silks. The Raised Rose Leaf Stitch, created with Very Velvet, will complete the charming vignette.

Teacher Biography

Jo Christensen has taught needlepoint classes and presented programs for Destination Dallas, ANG Seminar, ANG and EGA chapters, The National Needle Arts Association, many needlepoint shops, and other groups. Most notably, she wrote The Needlepoint Book in 1976 and she revised it in 1998 and again in 2015. The Needlepoint Book was selected as The Needlepoint Book of the Year in 1977. Jo received the TEN Award from the trade organization, The National Needle Arts Association in 1998. Jo lives in Houston, TX, with her husband Ralph Smith.