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Embroidered Herbs and Nature with Elizabeth Barnett

  • The Windsor Workshop Level 1, 115 Chapel Street Windsor, VIC, 3181 Australia (map)

Elizabeth Barnett is one of The Windsor Workshop's modern day art heroes.  Without a doubt.   Elizabeth’s illustrations and paintings often depict her everyday surroundings - intimate domestic spaces filled with exotic and interesting plants, colour, treasured objects and furniture, seasonal still life compositions and landscapes.  Constantly returning to ideas surrounding the split between motherhood and creative life, living on the land and in harmony with the seasons, we find the simple pleasures in life are well documented in Elizabeth’s work.

We have been relentless in securing Elizabeth’s introduction to The Windsor Workshop!  And we are extremely excited to announce that Elizabeth is joining us on Saturday, October 27th to take us on an embroidery journey teaching us the basics of embroidery, creating a nature derived embroidery sampler.  We couldn’t be happier...

Over a fun filled, coffee drinking, champagne sipping morning you will learn…

  • The fundamentals of embroidery

Stitches such as:

  • french knots
  • running stitch
  • back stitch
  • blanket stitch
  • bullion stitch
  • How to combine these stitches to make small embroidery designs and patterns

What You Get

  • All the materials you need - hoop / linen / cotton / needles
  • Information to reference at home post workshop
  • You will be treated to an array of fine food / coffee / tea / wine to feed your creative energies

Important Info

The Windsor Workshop is located on level 1 of 115 Chapel Street, Windsor.  Windsor train station is a 4 minute walk, or jump off at Duke Street stop on Tram 78.  All day parking is available behind Paint Spot, Windsor (opposite the station) for around $7/day.

Our workshops are suitable for persons 16 years or older.

You may be photographed at this event.

Terms and Conditions/ Cancellations

The Windsor Workshop reserves the right to cancel any scheduled workshop.  The reasons this may occur are (a) if a workshop does not reach the minimum number of students or (b) an Artist or Workshop Facilitator falls ill.  In the unfortunate circumstance of a workshop being cancelled, students will be notified at least 2 days before the commencement of the workshop and a credit note will be issued to be used at a later date.  Unfortunately we are unable to offer refunds if the class is cancelled. 

If you are unable to attend your workshop, please let us know within four days of your workshop and we will give you a credit note to be used at a later date, or transfers are available upon request. No credit notes will be issued for cancellations when less than four working days' notice is given. No refunds are available.