Needle Tatting: The Basics and More Video Download
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Discover the art of needle tatting with master tatter Georgia Seitz!
With this video, you'll learn the basic steps of needle tatting, including selecting needle and thread sizes, plus how to make chains, picots, rings, joins, spirals, and Josephine knots. Create exquisite lace using just a tatting needle and thread.
In Needle Tatting: The Basics and More, Georgia Seitz:
- Takes you from basic concepts to finished products
- Thoroughly explains the stitch used in both needle and shuttle tatting-the double stitch
- Inspires a new appreciation for everyday handwork objects and their creation
- Shares some finished tatted objects, including bookmarks, ornaments, edgings for handkerchiefs, and more
Use your creations for baby caps and bibs, edgings, doilies and tablecloths, and embellishment. Discover the magic of making lace with needle tatting.
Georgia Seitz, who graduated from Indiana State University, served in the United States Army as a Chinese linguist in Japan and a German linguist in Germany. She learned to tat in 1979 and hasn’t stopped. She has been teaching tatting since 1985; in addition to her numerous teaching engagements, she offers an online tatting class. Her first nationally published tatting patterns appeared in the November/December 1993 issue of PieceWork magazine, and she has written a series of books on tatting.
Running time: 61 minutes