Mastering Peyote Stitch Course: Flat Peyote with Melinda Barta

Learn all about flat peyote stitch in all of its beautiful, versatile variations in this second course in a series of six taught by Melinda Barta!

SKU: R6817

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Join instructor Melinda Barta in her second course Mastering Peyote Stitch: Flat Peyote. As the second of 6 courses designed to lead you toward mastery in peyote stitch, this course covers even and odd count flat peyote stitch techniques, end row increases and decreases, and diagonal peyote stitch! You'll find useful extras in the Resource section, including a materials list, Melinda's expert tips, and printable instructions for two projects taught in the course.

Master flat peyote stitch and you'll quickly see it's the building block for all other peyote variations. But don't be fooled by its name -- pieces made with this basic stitch can be curled, twisted, folded and gathered to be anything but flat.

Get started today with Melinda Barta!

Lesson Breakdown
Flat Peyote

  • Introduction to Flat Peyote
    • Flat Peyote Stitch
    • Counting
    • Odd-Count Flat Peyote
    • Two-Needle Peyote Stitch
    • End-Row Decrease
    • End-Row Increase
    • Diagonal Peyote Stitch

Project One

  • Buckle-Up Cuff
    • Overview
    • Center Band
    • D-Ring Connection
    • Band Clasp

Project Two

  • Walkin' After Midnight
    • Overview
    • Leaf Body
    • Leaf Shaping
    • Short Base
    • Long Base
    • Rope
    • Assembly

Course Includes
Discussion board & Gallery: The discussion board is a great way to interact with other users in the course. It's an open forum for you to ask questions, share your thoughts, express your inspirations, and share images of your work.

Notes: This is a place for you to keep personal notes to help you with your work and the course content. Only you will be able to see your notes.

Optional Quizzes: Short optional quizzes to test your knowledge as you progress through the lessons.

*This course instruction is image and text based, there is no video content.

About the Instructor
Melinda Barta received her BFA in Fiber Arts from Colorado State University, Fort Collins. Her designs regularly appear in Beadwork, and also teaches workshops at schools across the country, including Penland School of Crafts and John C. Campbell Folk School. She has made appearances on PBS, Style Network, and including the shows Scrapbooking, Uncommon Threads, and Melinda's favorite, Craft Corner Death Match. Melinda is a true lover of all crafts and is known to have sewing, embroidery, knitting, bead weaving, stringing, collage, scrapbooking, home improvement and gardening projects in the works all at the same time.

Additional Info
Additional Info
SKU R6817
Product Type Course
Author/Designer Melinda Barta
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