Beginners Botanical Embroidery Workshop

Suitable for complete beginners, this workshop will teach you hand embroidery techniques and stitches to complete a botanical inspired hooped embroidery, perfect for a wall hanging or cushion cover. You will practice threading and tension techniques, while learning six key embroidery stitches.
Lesley Davies, a locally based corset designer, and Fashion and Textiles designer Tanya Glynn will be on hand to demonstrate, and for advice and guidance.  This is a perfect creative hobby that you can completely immerse yourself in, to relax away from any screen time.
Please note: there will be an additional fee of £15 on the day to cover materials including coloured British linen fabric and threads. A selection of Embroidery kits will be available to purchase on the day.
LOCATION: Keyneston Mill, Tarrant Keyneston, Dorset DT11 9HZ
TOTAL PLACES:  6

£ 40.00

SKU: Beginners Botanical Embroidery Workshop Categories: ,
TIME: 1:15 arrival for start at 1:30pm – 4pm
Suitable for complete beginners, this workshop will teach you hand embroidery techniques and stitches to complete a botanical inspired hooped embroidery, perfect for a wall hanging or cushion cover. You will practice threading and tension techniques, while learning six key embroidery stitches.
The workshop will take place in the cosy Aromadome at Keyneston Mill, and Lesley Davies, a locally based corset designer, and Fashion and Textiles designer Tanya Glynn will be on hand to demonstrate and advise.
Once you have practiced and perfected the lazy daisy, satin, French knot, running, chain and back stitches, you will then copy a pre-printed design onto a linen covered embroidery hoop, ready for you to demonstrate your new skills in hand embroidery. This is a perfect creative hobby that you can completely immerse yourself in, and develop your skills over time.
Please note: there will be an additional fee of £15 on the day to cover materials including coloured British linen fabric and threads. A selection of Embroidery kits will be available to purchase on the day.
LOCATION: Keyneston Mill, Tarrant Keyneston, Dorset DT11 9HZ
TOTAL PLACES:  6