This relaxed yet informative day will teach you how to free machine embroider.
You will create a beautifully stitched feather in a colour and design of your choice.
Suitable for complete beginners.
Free Motion Feathers Workshop- Introduction to Free Motion Embroidery
The course is for people who would love to learn how to free machine embroider. If you have had a go at it and have been put off or you have never tried it but have heard so much about it and feel that you would like to learn, then this is the course for you.
This course is suitable for complete beginners- and I really mean that. It’s also great for learning new techniques and design ideas. You will create a feather design in a color of your choice that can be a beautiful picture or turned into a cushion cover.
You will learn tips and techniques and quickly find how easy and fun this technique is. You will be sewing with beautiful Madeira Rayon and Metallic threads. You will also learn how to problem solve so that if you should experience any teething difficulties as you learn to free machine embroider, you will be able to overcome them.
A variety of techniques will be demonstrated to show just how versatile free machine embroidering is so whether you’re a quilter, a dressmaker, an artist or a designer-maker there is something for you in this course.
The techniques include painting fabric, bonding silk and using a soldering iron. Intriqued? Then come along.
30 min Lunch Break
Maximum of 6 people per course