Blog Post Tag: Beadwork

Losing It (literally) Over Embroidery: The (Teeny- Tiny) Pieces of My Heart

March 31, 2013 11:07 am

San Antonio, host city of SDA’s upcoming in•ter•face conference, offers unprecedented access to the textile talent of local luminaries. Lalon & Theresa Alexander are Lesage-trained masters of embroidery whose work has been featured in spectacular Broadway, TV & film productions. They’ll be demonstrating the techniques used by professionals. Embroidery is hot. Take yours to the stars!…

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Confluence Conference Workshop: Jennifer Reis & Embellished Textile Assemblage

January 31, 2011 6:34 pm

In my workshop “Embellished Textile Assemblages”, I will be emphasizing both the craft of stitching & bead embroidery as well as ‘happy accidents’ of intuitive compositions and meaning that can arise from serendipitous material combinations. Participants are encouraged to bring a variety of objects/mementos that are visually and/or emotionally compelling. Plan to leave with a completed workshop relic!…

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