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Felt Peacock Ornament Workshop with Betz White

November 16 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Create your own pretty peacock ornament embellished with layers of felt and a few basic embroidery stitches. Learn how with author and designer Betz White.  Betz will supply the materials and teach you everything you need to know to create this beautiful ornament! Bring your own fabric scissors to class.

About Betz White

Betz White was born into a family of makers. Everything from knitting to macrame, sewing to embroidery, photography to screen printing, and any other crafty pastime was an everyday occurrence in the home Betz grew up in. Following her passion for textiles and design, Betz earned a degree in fashion and became a designer in the children’s apparel industry.

Leaving the corporate world after becoming a mom, Betz set out to share her creativity through blogging, teaching and inspiring others with her unique aesthetic. betzwhite.com launched in 2006 as a community for creative do-it-yourself crafters, sewers, and makers.

Betz specializes in a unique offering of patterns and projects for the modern sewer. Her eye for color and whimsy lends itself to creating modern textiles and crafts for hobby and home. Her machine washable recycled cotton blankets are friendly to earth and family like. From baby blankets to pom-pom makers, Betz’s designs make quality gifts that surprise and delight. Betz is the author of three top-selling sewing and crafting books and has been featured on the Martha Stewart Show and in a variety of magazines such as Country Living, Where Women Create and Vogue Patterns.