Introduction to Hand Embroidery

Introduction to Hand Embroidery
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Introduction to Hand Embroidery


Date & Time: Sat 12 Nov 2022, 14.00-16.30

Product Code: Embhand221112

Sessions: 1

Tutor: Caroline Coates

Places available: 8

Skill level: Beginner

Venue: Oppidan Social



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 Oppidan Social in the heart of the Northern Quarter, you’ll be able to enjoy complimentary coffee and cake or any of the other hot and cold refreshments on offer!

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Please book carefully as our workshop bookings are non-refundable and can only be changed to an alternative date with 14 days’ notice (see Refund and Cancellation Policy).

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

Refreshments will be available at the workshop and you are also welcome to bring along your own.

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