Yarn Sewing

Yarn Sewing

Register for October 29, 2017 from 1:00 to 4:00 pm

Begin to stitch a yarn sewn piece suitable for a footstool cover, table mat, or doll house rug. This practical and decorative technique was commonly used in the 18th and 19th centuries to make hearth rugs, coverlets and mittens.

Instructor:
Linda Oakley has interpreted at Old Sturbridge Village for over 30 years.  She specializes in household crafts and foodways.  Join her for an in-depth look at the history, the skills and tools necessary, and the materials used then and now.

Fee:
$55 members; $70 nonmembers

Materials Fee:
$10

Note:
All class registrations will close 1 week prior to the event.

See all other Historic Craft Class offerings here.