Avondale – GCC Lightning Round


This course is available as a GCC Lightning Round through February 29, 2024. Our GCC Lightning Rounds are a selection of our Group Correspondence Courses that have been hand-picked by our Education Department and made available for individual EGA members to register without a group for a limited time. Visit our GCC Lightning Rounds page to learn more.

To enroll in this course you need an EGA membership. You can join us as a Chapter Member or as a Member At-Large.

More about Avondale below

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Avondale with Carol Currier is an exploration of a summer garden using basic crewel embroidery stitches in interesting combinations. Students may choose their own color palette from the Appleton Crewel Wool collection if they desire. Although beginner stitches and blocking techniques are reviewed, it is recommended that the student have some experience in crewel embroidery at a beginner level.

Course information

Project: A picture or a pillow
Size: Embroidery is 9 1/2 inches tall by 7 inches wide
Color: Student’s choice
Skill Level: Advanced beginner, Intermediate
Prerequisites: Some experience in crewel embroidery at the beginner level is necessary
Time: 6-9 months
Text: $40 per student; 52 pages with color scans of stitched piece. (included in the cost of Lightning Round registration)
Estimated Cost of Supplies: Approximately $80, Linen twill, Appleton Crewel Wool, needles, hoop

Download supply list.

Learn more about Avondale and teacher Carol Currier here.

Additional Notes:

Please visit the GCC: Lightning Rounds page to learn more about our Lightning Rounds before enrolling.

Lightning Round registration is a benefit of membership with EGA. Not a member? Simply register for this class and the membership will be automatically added to the cart for you.

Charges are higher for Canadian and International students to cover the additional shipping expenses.

There are no refunds for course or text fees so make your selection carefully.