Master Altar Linen Classes

 Certification Classes - Mastering Altar Linens

School of Needlework

A 9 day masters class in the art of Linen Making.  A set of altar linens will be created during this intensive.   The set will include a handmade linen pall, a corporal, lavabo towel, and purificator

 

This is a full immersion course to obtain professional level results in making handmade linens.  Included in the course will be cutting techniques, pulling threads, basting, hemstitching, mitering accurate corners.  Small hand embroidery.  All Materials Included.

A 6 day masters class in the art of Altar Cloth/Fair Linen Making.  Irish Linen yardage included - (size of your altar will be needed to provide proper yardage amount)    You will learn how to pre-shrink linen, pull threads, learn perfect cutting techniques, basting, learn how to make perfect mitered corner every time, professional ironing skills.

A 23 day master apprentice course.  This is a combination of making a set of communion linens, pall, purificator, lavabo towel, and corporal set.  You will also be immersed in learning church needlework skills.   These can be customized depending upon needlework knowledge and skill.   Learn needlework that is focused upon making altar linens:  Basic Embroidery, Whitework Embroidery, and Sacred Monograms & Crosses.   This is a full immersion course.

​For those working with Altar Guilds, these are excellent  focused courses to learn techniques that are not taught anywhere else.     If you or a small group of friends are interested in attending, please contact us for information about our special affordable accommodations at the Historic Powhattan Resort 3 minutes from our Studio/Workrooms.

We also have a private studio/loft apartment available for 1 person - 6 minutes from our studio/workrooms.

For more information and free consultations please contact us.

757.259.9400

communionlinens@gmail.com

 

 

Master Altar Linen Making

A 9 Day  Certificate Course

9am-3pm

Tuition:  $1,100

With Private Studio/Loft 10 Day Accommodations $1,800

Dates:  Call to Schedule Your Own Private Course

Based upon Covid State Policies and Procedures

Includes all Materials & Tools

 

A 9 day masters class in the art of Linen Making.  A set of altar linens will be created during this intensive.   The set will include a handmade linen pall, a corporal, lavabo towel, and purificator.   Added to each linen will be a small

hand embroidered cross in a simple style.  You will learn how to embroider this simple motif as well as layout and transfer the design onto your linens.

 

This is a full immersion course to obtain professional level results in making handmade linens.  Included in the course will be cutting techniques, pulling threads, basting, hemstitching, mitering accurate corners.  Small hand embroidery.  All Materials Included.

 A Certificate of Completion is Granted 

  To Register Call 757.259.9400 - School of Needlework

  Email Us:  communionlinens@gmail.com

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We are  open for business - using safety and health policies we are able to provide work for our artisans and accomplish our work.    We are  accepting all orders including our European made linen albs.    Private Classes are also available for up to three people per class.  757.259.9400