Avenue 50 Studio is proud to present:
Introduction to Purse and Accessories Embellishment Workshop.
About the Workshop:
Fiber Artist and Accessories Designer Lucia Vigil Francis will offer an Introduction to Purse and Accessories Embellishment.
The cost is $30 which includes Purse, and all embellishment materials.
Embellish your own one of a kind designer purse, exclusive to Avenue 50 Studio. You will leave this workshop with your own versatile designer purse with interior pocket, Handmade by Lucia, and Hand Embellished by You.
Hand-crafted embellishments add dimension, texture and an extra pop of color. Embellishments you will make include: 3 types of flowers: leather, felt and knit (knit flower is pre-made for you, you will learn to attach button and pin backing); 2 types of fobs: charm fob with charms, buttons and ephemera of your choice, key fob with buttons, fabric pieces and ribbons. You will also learn the no-sew method for inserting a Velcro closure.
The purses, exclusive to Avenue 50 Studio, will be available in an assortment of the latest fabrics. Students are encouraged to bring any additional charms, buttons or ephemera they would like to include.
About the Instructor:
Lucia Vigil Francis is a Los Angeles fiber artist and accessories designer who has created accessories lines for boutiques and museums, including LACMA and Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens.
Sunday, May 17, 2015
11:00 a.m. – 2:00 pm.
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Avenue 50 Studio is a 501(c)3 arts presentation organization grounded in Latina/o culture, visual arts, and the Northeast Los Angeles Community, that seeks to bridge cultures through artistic expression, using content-driven art to educate and to stimulate intercultural understanding.