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Beginners Embroidery Workshop – Embroidered Initial Hoop Art

Sat 1 October, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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One event on Sun 6 November, 2016 at 1:00pm

£35.00
Learn the gentle art of needlepoint embroidery and make a sample featuring your own initial in this Beginners Embroidery Workshop

Needlepoint Embroidery not only looks pretty on display in your home but it’s also incredibly useful for mending, labelling school uniform, giving a gift the personal touch, customising your clothes or commemorating a big life event. This beginners embroidery workshop provides you with the skills and the knowledge to try all these things.

Learn the gentle art of needlepoint embroidery and make a sample featuring your own initial in this Beginners Embroidery WorkshopA beginners embroidery workshop, what do I make?

You’ll embroider your choice of initial using a wide range of stitches to make a thoroughly modern sampler in its own hoop frame, all ready for your wall.

What Do I Learn?:

How to transfer a design accurately to the canvas. Ensuring that the canvas is in the hoop securely and evenly. Starting and stopping your line of stitches. At least 12 different embroidery stitches. Keeping stitches untwisted and at the right tension.

Learn the gentle art of needlepoint embroidery and make a sample featuring your own initial in this Beginners Embroidery WorkshopWhat Will I Take Away From This Workshop?

You’ll take away a care guide and written instructions for all the stitches that you learn. Also your practice piece of linen, your finished initial in it’s hoop and your embroidery needle. I also send you away with suggestions for next projects and techniques to try as well as sources for all the kit you’ve used.

How To Book Your Spot:

To book onto this hand sewn patchwork for beginners workshop at “The Nest” in Colden Common (just outside Winchester) please do one of the following:

  • Click on the button below to be taken to the Paypal set up for this event. I will then be notified and send joining instructions to you via email or post.


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  • Email me nicki.rochead@ilmagpie.com with the workshop name and date you wish to attend. I will then reply with bank details for BAC’s transfer of the workshop fee.
  • Message me on Facebook. I will then send you an invoice for payment to secure your spot.
  • Call me on 01329 800 228 or 07481 811 022 with the details of the course that you wish to attend.

Venue

The Magpie’s Nest
2 Tees Farm Road
Winchester, Hampshire SO21 1UQ United Kingdom
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Phone:
07481 811 022

Terms & Conditions Of Booking

You can find full Terms and Conditions for your booking here.

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