All Materials Included
This one day workshop is perfect for the beginner in machine embroidery. Learn how to use patterned fabric and bondaweb to give depth and shape to a colourful pheasant, Then use a free motion machine stitch in a sketchy way to create an stylised design, we can also add some iridescent paint, shadows and some extra foliage detail. You could frame him or get him printed as your Xmas card.
Suitable for all abilities.
Includes homemade lunch and refreshments
About your Tutor
Bev is joint owner of Old bank Studios along with husband Nigel and runs the separate textile studio which is fully equipped with high end sewing machines. This is what she says:
My background is in interior design and soft furnishing, for which I hold the highest level OCN and City & Guilds and am qualified to teach in adult education.
I am also a keen painter and over the years have enjoyed mixing it all up and exploring machine embroidery with mixed media.
I never stop experimenting and am privileged to have access to an endless source of materials and so many other talented artists and tutors
What you will need to bring
Sewing machine with a free motion darning foot (Use one one our top end machines by prior arrangement).
Your usual sewing kit