Suitable for beginners and those who are familiar with stitching, this 2 hour mixed media embroidery class is a chance to explore colour and texture through mixed media on embroidery hoop art. Create your very own handmade and bespoke work of art during this fun workshop, which will leave you with all the basic techniques needed to continue this therapeutic craft at home.
Incorporating mixed media, such as watercolour, sequins and gold leaf, this modern and quirky take on traditional embroidery will inspire your inner artist to create! The workshop provides (and is not limited to) 4 template designs to pick from (including abstract landscapes, figurative imagery, and of course the traditional embroidered calligraphy letter). Those who wish to create their own design are free to do so!
These embroidered art-works make great gifts for birthdays, new homes, babies and seasonal holidays of course!
What you'll get:
An introduction to various stitching techniques (back-stitch, regular stitch and French knot)
An Embroidery Hoop, fabric, needle and thread
An introduction to various stitching techniques (back-stitch, regular stitch and french knot)
A demonstration to mixing in other media (including collage, paper, watercolour and gold leaf)
a choice of 4 different design templates to choose from (from abstract landscapes to more figurative designs and the traditional embroidered calligraphy letter)
A chance to learn all these skills to do this again at home
A chance to relax and craft after a long commute!
A work of Fiberart, ready to hang on the wall!
Note - this class is suitable for beginners and those who have previously attended stitching workshops.