Learn how to draw with the machine and embellish fabric using hand embroidery skills and stitches.
PRICE: £120 per person
NUMBER OF SESSIONS: 6
DATES: Tuesday evenings 7pm – 9pm 7th June (14th June no class) 21st June, 28th June, 5th July, 12th July, 19th July
WHO IS THE CLASS FOR? Beginner/intermediate
MAX CLASS SIZE: 6
DETAILS: These classes will provide you with both hand and machine embroidery skills to create your own stitched illustrations. You will be taught how to draw with your sewing machine and hand embellish your samples. You will get the choice of working with a wide range of threads and fabrics, including dissolvable fabric and Bondaweb. You can be a complete beginner or want to learn more techniques and processes. The aim of the sessions is to have fun with a wide range of techniques which you could adopt for future projects of your own. All sessions will be in a relaxed environment where skills and techniques can be shared.
WHAT’S INCLUDED? All resources including machine and hand embroidery threads as well as fabric will be provided.
TUTOR: Michelle is an experienced tutor and has been lecturing in fashion and textiles for 27 years. She has an Honours Degree in Fashion Design from Ravensbourne College of Art and Design and holds a PGCE from the University of Exeter.
REFRESHMENTS: Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided at each session.
LOCATION: Workshops will be held at The Hive, School Hill, Whimple EX5 2TS Parking is available.