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Traditional Ukrainian Embroidery Classes


  • St. Vladimir Institute 620 Spadina Avenue Toronto, ON, M5S 2H4 Canada (map)

Learn traditional stitches used in Ukrainian embroidery for decorating and assembling traditional blouses. You will be able to begin making an embroidered blouse in the traditional Podillya (western Ukrainian) style, from scratch, with instruction throughout the whole process. Instructor from Ukraine is an expert in authentic old methods of Ukrainian blouse making; you will be able to purchase handspun and handwoven antique linens from Ukraine, for your blouse, and will be directed where to buy authentic wool yarns for the embroidery.

Build a repertoire of skills within a supportive group, with an exceptional teacher. A rare opportunity!

To register email folkcanad[at]gmail.com

Instructor Myroslava demonstrating a traditional joining stitch at the Bloor West Ukrainian Festival 2016.

Instructor Myroslava demonstrating a traditional joining stitch at the Bloor West Ukrainian Festival 2016.

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