Artist studio looking for a permanent embroiderer and seamstress to join our staff and work at the studio 30-40 hours per week.
Below are some descriptions of the type of work we have done recently:
Embroidery: embroidering on felt, linen, and canvas, very wide variety of stitches (30+), very very ornate and precise recreations of artist’s drawings in dozens of colors
Lined tote bag: outer and inner made of thick canvas and linen used for paintings, large front pocket, webbing handles, similar to LL Bean tote
Custom sweatshirt: custom pattern made based on the Artist’s specifications, bolts of different jersey blends of different thicknesses
Wrist pouch: small sleeve with multiple pockets, zippers, with intention to hold phone or personal items during sport/leisure
Curtains: large curtains made of silk and linen, hems and curtain loops
Pillows: standard and irregular shaped pillows made of thin and thick linen, zipper for pillow form
Dying: custom dye jobs featuring very large (12ft x 12ft) pieces of linen, canvas, silk, as well as smaller pieces
Candidate must have strong hand and machine sewing skills with knowledge of various stitching, embroidery, alterations, and measurements.