Chris Eichner will talk about thread painting techniques including thread choice, needle selection, how to stabiize fabric, and free motion stitching.
Chris Eichner has been teaching thread painting since 2008. Winning awards for her art quilts which are mainly landscapes and still life. She has also taught workshops at John C Campbell Folk School, North Carolina Quilt Symposiums, on cruise ship Royal Caribbean, quilt shops and quilt guilds. A day without thread painting is a like a day without sunshine, she loves teaching and has recently begun painting on fabric then teaching free motion embroidery techniques embellishing the subject.
She recently decided to create commissioned pieces and sell her art.
June 10, 2019 (Monday)
Fellowship: 6:30 PM
Program: 7:00–8:30 PM
Trinity United Methodist Church, 2724 Whiskey Road, Aiken.
Guests: $10 Donation to Defray Speaker Expense
The Carolina Pine Quilters meets every 2nd Monday of the month at 7:00 pm at Trinity United Methodist Church, 2724 Whiskey Road, Aiken SC. The guild’s purpose is to create, stimulate, maintain, and record an interest in all matters pertaining to the making, collecting, and preserving of quilts and to establish and promote educational and philanthropic endeavors through quilts.