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"The Initial Bloom" Ribbon-work Retreat with Luis Nuñez, May 21-22, 2022


"The Initial Bloom" Ribbon-work Retreat with Luis Nuñez

Sign up for this class and immerse yourself in a luxury needlework retreat in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains.  In this 2-day retreat each student with create a unique and exquisite, 10" x 10" floral monogram in silk ribbon work.  With one-on-one instruction, Luis will demonstrate a myriad of ribbon embroidery techniques including:  Japanese ribbon stitch, Tacked ribbon loops, Satin stitch, French knots, Colonial knots, and Cast-on bullion knots using 4mm and 7mm silk ribbon, 1/16" metallic ribbon, stranded silks, and metallic braided threads.  Open to all skill levels.

May 21 – 22, 2022

Cost: $330./person | Class supplies purchased separately (TBD)
Two days (6 hrs/day) of instruction by renowned ribbon-work instructor, Luis Nuñez

May 20th – Meet & Greet instructor reception, 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Surprise gift, Morning Coffee, Lunch, & Cocktail-hour included daily

Class limit: 14 with social distancing


9am – 9:30am,       Coffee & pastries

9:30am – Noon,      Ribbon-work Class

Noon – 1pm,            Lunch

1pm – 4:30pm,        Ribbon-work Class

4:30pm – 5:30pm,  Prosecco & Prosciutto on the porch

This retreat will be held at Stitching Fox: 22349 Asheville Hwy., Landrum, SC 29356.

A block of rooms has been reserved at The Green Life Mimosa Inn in Tryon, NC (located 3.7mi from Stitching Fox) at a special rate.  Mention "Stitching Fox" for the discount.

Class fee is non-refundable

Email with questions.