Name
Lecture: Celebrating 400 years of Dorset Buttons (NEW!)
Date
Sunday, May 15, 2022
Time
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Session Type:
Lecture
Skill Level:
All Levels Welcome
Teacher:
Tania Ashton Jones, TJFrog
Category
Lecture
Class Details:

Have you ever made an item only for it to sit gathering dust while you wait to find the right buttons? Dorset buttons are a perfect way to embellish, personalize, and jazz up your beautiful handmade projects. With 2022 the 400th anniversary of the wonderful heritage craft of Dorset buttons, join Tania of TJFrog as she inspires you to make, wear, and use Dorset buttons.

Alongside a demonstration of the main techniques, discover the rich history of Dorset buttons from original to contemporary design. Explore the benefits of making your own buttons, learn tips and see samples to illustrate how you can incorporate them in to your hand makes, and be part of the worldwide celebration of Dorset button making.

Homework:

None

Supplies for Class:

None