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make*do*mend: Special Edition Anatomical Love Embroidery with Robert Mahar - Tuesday, April 28, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.

$ 95.00

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We are so excited to welcome Robert Mahar back to Drygoods to teach! Perfect your hand embroidery as we embellish beautifully macabre imagery sourced from 19th Century French anatomical teaching charts and botanical illustrations and custom printed on linen cotton canvas.  Select your choice from one of five original designs (heart, hand, skull, rib cage and ear) by Robert Mahar on the day of the workshop.

What to do once you’ve completed your anatomical embroidery at home? This free-form sampler features wide margins making is easy to hem the edges for a wall hanging or incorporate the panel into a pillow or larger quilted project!  We’ll discuss a world of options in this workshop. 

Robert Mahar is a Los Angeles based artist and designer who develops and teaches imaginative crafts and clever do-it-yourself projects and products. He’s also a proud alumni of the inaugural season of NBC’s crafting competition show Making It with Amy Poehler and Nick Offerman.  With an education in studio arts and art history, he has worked in a variety of creative fields including 13 years as an appraiser of modern and contemporary art.  Learn more about Robert, explore his video tutorial archive, discover his craft-inspired gift line for Knock Knock and shop his collection of curious embroidery samplers at

Experience Level: Perfectly suited for both beginners as well as more advanced students – instruction will cover solid core basics to more intricate embroidery stitches

Materials Needed: None! All materials (custom sampler, embroidery floss, hoops and needles!) along with instructional diagrams are provided and included in the cost of the class. 

Price: $95 (includes three hours of instruction and all materials)

All classes at Drygoods Design require prepayment and registration. In some cases, day-of sign up is available. Classes are non-refundable and held to a strict cancellation policy; please be sure of your schedule prior to registration. Cancellations received 72 hours before the day of class, will be able to redistribute their class fees to another class. Cancellations received less than 72 hours before the day of class or no-shows will forfeit their class fees. We are unable to guarantee the same class or session will be available for rescheduling. Arriving more than 15 minutes late for class without notice may be a forfeit of fees.

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*Please note that classes are subject to change or cancellation based on low attendance