Introduction to Hand Embroidery

Introduction to Hand Embroidery
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Introduction to Hand Embroidery


Date & Time: TBC 2021, 10.00-12.30

Product Code: Embhand201111

Sessions: 1

Tutor: Caroline Coates

Places available: 6

Skill level: Beginner

Venue: Cass Art Manchester



Learn the easy and satisfying art of hand embroidery over a relaxing 2.5 hours.

Embroider a simple design using a circular embroidery hoop, we’ll supply the fabric and all of the equipment so you don’t need to worry about bringing anything along and you can take away your embroidery hoop to continue at home.

On the day you’ll learn how to hand embroider the following stitches: French knot, daisy chain, blanket stitch, fly stitch, split stitch and couching - six clever and effective embroidery stitches you can use on any of your future projects! Caroline will also take you through the kinds of materials and products that are perfect for hand embroidering and how to mount your finished work so you can show it off to all your friends.

Dip into our range of gorgeous coloured embroidery cottons and before you know it you’ll be stitching your cares away, embroidering new life into anything from pillowcases and cushion covers to shopping bags and shirts….

This workshop is suitable for complete beginners or for those looking to refresh their skills.

Based at The Art Space at Cass Art Manchester in the Northern Quarter, you’ll find all the art materials you could hope for from the world's best brands and Ministry of Craft customers get 10% discount on the day of your workshop.

If the above date is not suitable or sold out and there are no alternative dates showing below, contact us with the workshop name, so we can let you know if a place becomes available or when the next date goes on sale.

All materials and equipment are supplied for this workshop and are included in the price.

Tea and coffee will be available at the workshop and you are welcome to bring along your own refreshments.

Cass Art Manchester Venue Information including directions and parking.

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