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Artshed Arts / Events / Sat 25 Jan 2020

Hand Embroidery Workshop

Hand Embroidery Workshop

We are going to be making a decorative hoop embroidery, with the word “home” and a flower embellishment.

You will have some time to practise the stitches before starting the final piece, don’t worry if you don’t finish it all in the workshop , instructions will be given on how to finish your hoop at home, so you can take your time and enjoy stitching!

This workshop is good for beginners, or if you already know a little about embroidery, and you will learn all of the following:

– tips on how to transfer your design into fabric
– fabric tension
– which fabric to use
– different embroidery threads
– 5 different stitches, chain stitch , stem stitch, french knot, lazy daisy and woven wheel.
– How to finish your hoop

You will also be supplied with:
– bamboo embroidery hoop, 12cm
– linen / cotton fabric in a selection of colours
– DMC embroidery thread in a variety of colour so you can pick your palette
– needle
– felt for backing your hoop

Tutor: Matilde Albino
Price: £30.00
Date: Saturday 25th January 2020
Time: 2:00pm to 4:30pm
Where: Artshed Arts Centre, Ware
Age Group: 16yrs +

For more information visit

Event Location

Artshed Arts

Westmill Farm
Westmill Road
SG12 0ES
SG12 0ES

Telephone: 01920 466 446

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