Beginning Needlepoint

Course Dates: 
5 weeks: January 9, 16, 23, 30 February 6, 2018
Tuesdays, 2-4 p.m.
Sheila Murphy
Course Catalogs: 
2018 Winter

We will learn basic stitches of needlepoint. Stitches will include tent, scotch, mosiac, goblein, Parisian, cross, Byzantine, nobuko, rice and more. We will use embroidery thread, perle cotton, Persian wool and some fancy yarns from the instructor's collection. Materials fee: $30 to be paid to the instructor at the first class for all materials needed.

Course Outline

Sheila Murphy ( has had an avid interest in needlepoint for many years and has taught numerous needlepoint courses at College for Seniors.

Samples of needlepoint work below: