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Friday 24 November 2017
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Embroidery course UNITRE

Magione (PG) - From October the new share classes with Maria Grazia Sedini in collaboration with the University of the Third Age (UNITRE) of Magione, aimed at recovering this art now thousands of years.

He trained a group of women interested in learning or improve knowledge about the various techniques of "point-to-hand", including: antique stitch, counted thread embroidery which is based on the alternation of full and empty spaces creating designs that can be repeated endlessly on the canvas; Madame Caterina point of doctors, consisting of two rounds of strand, one forward and one back. And 'This is one of the techniques of embroidery born in Umbria and very similar to the point Assisi; ancient Umbrian point, a technique that includes many traditional embroidery stitches and of which it is easy to fall in love at first sight, given the elegant effect it produces.

The heavy accessions registered for courses 2012 2013, led Maria Grazia Sedini, the linchpin of the group Embroider Magione, to plan for next season many other appointments, the first of which is scheduled for the month of October.

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[Source: Umbria OnLine]