Embroidery: Hand (Explorer) 

Fee: INR 1300

Schedule: Everyday, 10 AM - 1 PM and 2 PM - 5 PM

Art Forms: Zardosi

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Step into the wonder that is art history and experience an Indian traditional craft that dates back to the 3rd century BC. Choose one basic embroidery stitch and start to master this skill. Familiarize yourself fully with this stitch and create a foundation for more elaborate stitches to be in your reach.

What to expect from this class:

-- Learn 4 to 6 (depending on time) embroidery stitches - star, fern, running, cross, chain, running threaded.

-- Create a personalized monogram using above mentioned stitch in your choice of thread colors.

Prerequisite: None

Length: ~3 hours

Size: 1 - 8 persons

 

Embroidery: Hand (Pro)

Fee: INR 2500

Schedule: Everyday, 10 AM - 5 PM

Art Forms: Zardosi, Aari Tari, Mirror Work, Kantha, Mukaish

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As a seasoned embroiderer, or someone who has the urge to become one, you will study the deeper aspect of hand embroidery creating a base to learn an art form dating back to the medieval time. Be radical and wild when embellishing your fabric. Be abundant with beads, mirror and sequins. Energy follows intention. 

What to expect from this class:

-- Learn 4 to 6 (depending on time) embroidery stitches - star, fern, running, cross, chain, running threaded.

-- Learn imprinting embroidery pattern.

-- Create a personalized monogram or design using above mentioned stitch in your choice of thread colors.

-- Embellish your design with beads, mirror and sequins.

Prerequisite: None

Length: ~1 day

Size: 1 - 8 persons

 

Embroidery: Machine (Explorer) 

Fee: INR 1300

Schedule: Everyday, 10 AM - 1 PM and 2 PM - 5 PM

Art Forms: Chikan (Chikankari), Kashida (Kasida), Badla, Zari, Kadai

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Dive into the key elements of hand-guided machine embroidery. Experience the rawness of what it would have felt like in the 1800s when this beautiful machine first came to. Learn a few basic designs and become familiarized with this revered machine, all guided by the brilliant light touch of your hand and knee. 

What to expect from this class:

-- Learn how to operate an embroidery machine. 

-- Create a basic shape or design in your choice of thread color.

Prerequisite: None

Length: ~3 hours

Size: 1 - 4 persons

 

Embroidery: Machine (Pro) 

Fee: INR 2500

Schedule: Everyday, 10 AM - 5 PM

Art Forms: Chikan (Chikankari), Kashida (Kasida), Badla, Zari, Kadai

Desire, drive and a lot of practice goes in to excelling at a trade as cherished and old as embroidery. During this 1 day class you will become familiarized with basic embroidery and create your own piece of art. Feel free to reflect on and explore your new sensational embroidery skills. When you start to feel the potential of this endlessly enchanting art, you will want to do it all the time.

What to expect from this class:

-- Learn how to operate an embroidery machine. 

-- Learn imprinting embroidery pattern.

-- Create basic shapes / designs from our set of 20 embroidery patterns.

Prerequisite: None

Length: ~1 day

Size: 1 - 4 persons

 

Embroidery: Machine, Design Your Own (Pro) 

Fee: INR 5000

Schedule: Everyday, 10 AM - 5 PM

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Made by You.

During this 2 day class you will use a combination of physical and digital media to design and make your own (1 meter) embroidery fabric - using your design and selecting from a choice of ground cloths (or you may bring your own) and thread colors.

What to expect from this class:

-- Day 1: Transfer and set your design on Photoshop or Coral Draw. (We'll need you to email your design a day before the class.) Learn how to operate an embroidery machine. 

-- Day 2: Learn to imprint your pattern. Embroider your design. 

Prerequisite: None

Length: ~2 day

Size: 1 - 2 persons

 

Machine Embroidery: Learner (4 weeks) 

Fee: INR 6500

Schedule: 8 hours / week

Art Forms: Chikan (Chikankari), Kashida (Kasida), Badla, Zari, Kadai

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Learn pattern imprinting, develop free-flowing ability on an embroidery machine, practice on designs from our set of 20 embroidery patterns.

Included in the fee & schedule is 4 hours per week of lab time for skill development. 

Prerequisite: None

Length: 1 month

Size:  1-4 persons

 

Machine + Hand Embroidery: Learner (8 weeks) 

Fee: INR 12000

Schedule: 8 hours / week

Art Forms: Chikan (Chikankari), Kashida (Kasida), Zardosi, Aari Tari, Mirror Work, Kantha, Phulkari, Badla, Zari, Kadai, Mukaish

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Learn various forms of hand and machine embroidery in this comprehensive embroidery class. 

Included in the fee & schedule is 4 hours per week of lab time for skill development. 

Prerequisite: None

Length: 2 month

Size:  1-4 persons

 

Embroidery: Chainstitch (Explorer) 

Fee: INR 1300

Schedule: Everyday, 10 AM - 1 PM and 2 PM - 5 PM

Art Forms: Aari

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Learn this ancient craft machine to create series of looped stitches to form a chain-like pattern seen in traditional hand-worked crewel designs,  Use it to create delicate border designs or densely filled textural patterns. 

Prerequisite: None

Length: ~3 hours

Size: 1  persons

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Embroidery: Gota Patti (Pro) 

Fee: INR 2500

Schedule: Everyday, 10 AM - 5 PM

Gota Patti is an stunning appliqué technique which emerged from the desert of Rajasthan, used abundantly in formal clothing and weddings. Working with ribbon and multiple layers of cloth you will learn the creative and elaborate stitch patterns that go into this remarkable craft.

What to expect from this class:

-- Learn how to use gota patti ribbons, cloths and precut motives.

-- Create a basic design in your choice of colors.

Prerequisite: Embroidery: Machine (Explorer or Pro) or prior experience using an embroidery machine.

Length: ~1 day

Size: 1 - 4 persons

 

Embroidery: Pitta (Pro) 

Fee: INR 2500

Schedule: Everyday, 10 AM - 5 PM

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Dive into the ancient work of Pitta, a type of embroidery which came to popularity by the status symbol it held. By working with metallic colored threads and learning to create a layer of coating using a hammer, you too will feel the rich importance achieved in this creation.

What to expect from this class:

-- Learn the process of pitta work using an embroidery machine and other tools. 

-- Learn imprinting embroidery pattern.

-- Create your own unique fabric by selecting designs and colors.

Prerequisite: Embroidery: Machine (Explorer or Pro) or prior experience using an embroidery machine.

Length: ~1 day

Size: 1 - 4 persons

 

Embroidery: 3D (Pro) 

Fee: INR 2500

Schedule: Everyday, 10 AM - 5 PM

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Explore this contemporary bold artistry that is flowing into the embroidery universe. 3D embroidery is a technique where foam is used to create a raised surface, giving a three-dimensional look and feel. This unique touch will transform and boost your designs completely.

What to expect from this class:

-- Learn 3D embroidery working with foam and embroidery machine. 

-- Create a basic design in your choice of colors.

Prerequisite: Embroidery: Machine (Explorer or Pro) or prior experience using an embroidery machine.

Length: ~1 day

Size: 1 - 4 persons

 

Embroidery: Appliqué (Explorer) 

Fee: INR 1300

Schedule: Everyday, 10 AM - 1 PM and 2 PM - 5 PM

Art Forms: Patchwork

Cultivate your own power by learning a craft practiced all over India, which flourished under the royal patronage. Appliquéd clothing and wall hangings can be spotted throughout market stalls, hung in temples and used to decorate festivals. Learn the basics of appliqué machine embroidery using precut patterns. Given the nature of work, layering and stitching cut cloth, your creation will be appealing and eye catching.

Prerequisite: Embroidery: Machine (Explorer or Pro) or prior experience using an embroidery machine.

Length: ~3 hours

Size: 1 - 4 persons

 

Embroidery: Appliqué (Pro) 

Fee: INR 2500

Schedule: Everyday, 10 AM - 5 PM

Art Forms: Patchwork

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Hone in on your skills and master a sacred craft practiced all over the Eastern world. Absorb the depth as you layer, stitch, cut and create an interesting and radical design.

What to expect from this class:

-- Learn how to operate an embroidery machine. 

-- Create your own shape(s) to make your appliqué design.

Prerequisite: None

Length: ~1 day

Size: 1 - 4 persons

 

Embroidery: Faggoting (Explorer) 

Fee: INR 1300

Schedule: Everyday, 10 AM - 1 PM and 2 PM - 5 PM

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Surrender and allow your fingers to flow with the needles as it weaves and winds between two fabrics. Feel the connection to a centuries old embroidery technique of faggoting. Let the elegance and historical stitch wash over you. This beautiful, delicate yet strong stitch was the base of all Victorian clothing.

Prerequisite: None

Length: ~3 hours

Size: 1 - 4 persons

 

Embroidery: Couching (Pro) 

Fee: INR 2500

Schedule: Everyday, 10 AM - 5 PM

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You will acquire knowledge of the technique of overlapping stitches to create a pattern. Be spontaneous and jump out of your comfort zone with the mediums you chose. Be ever wild and free with thread, floss, or a piece of wire and create something unique.

Prerequisite: Embroidery: Machine (Explorer or Pro) or prior experience using an embroidery machine.

Length: ~1 day

Size: 1 - 4 persons

 

Embroidery: Cutwork (Pro) 

Fee: INR 2500

Schedule: Everyday, 10 AM - 5 PM

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Journey down the alluring trail of embroidery cutwork. Soak up the shared knowledge and you can embellish any Kurta, creating an elegant peiece of clothing.

Prerequisite: Embroidery: Machine (Explorer or Pro) or prior experience using an embroidery machine.

Length: ~1 day

Size: 1 - 4 persons

 

Embroidery: Macramé (Pro) 

Fee: INR 2500

Schedule: Everyday, 10 AM - 5 PM

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Feel charmed by the artistic delicacy of Macramé, a traditional textile applying the method of knotting. This craft felt huge popularity in the middle of the 19th century, with the creation of friendship bracelets. Walk through markets and see stand after stand overflowing with stunning macrame pieces. 

Prerequisite: Embroidery: Machine (Explorer or Pro) or prior experience using an embroidery machine.

Length: ~1 day

Size: 1 - 4 persons

 

Embroidery: Eyelet (Explorer) 

Fee: INR 1300

Schedule: Everyday, 10 AM - 1 PM and 2 PM - 5 PM

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Gain the understanding of creating an eyelet embroidery pattern, a design usually having floral designs.  Also known as Madeira embroidery, it is widely used in wall hangings and clothing. 

Prerequisite: Embroidery: Machine (Explorer or Pro) or prior experience using an embroidery machine.

Length: ~3 hours

Size: 1 - 4 persons

 

Embroidery: Picot Stitch (Explorer) 

Fee: INR 1300

Schedule: Everyday, 10 AM - 1 PM and 2 PM - 5 PM

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Learn to edge finish a lightweight fabric using a picot stitch.

Prerequisite:  None

Length: ~3 hours

Size: 1 - 4 persons

 

Embroidery: Pattern Imprinting (Explorer) 

Fee: INR 1300

Schedule: Everyday, 10 AM - 1 PM and 2 PM - 5 PM

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Learn the  process that goes into creating an embroidered design from pattern imprinting to tracing and pinning of fabric. 

Prerequisite: None

Length: ~3 hours.

Size: 1 - 4 persons