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Find free motion (machine) embroidery courses, classes and workshops all across the UK. Learn the art of free motion or freehand machine embroidery, using coloured threads to create stunning textiles. Machine embroidery is extremely popular; sewing machines can create incredible effects in a fraction of the time of traditional hand embroidery. If you would like to learn machine embroidery please browse our many courses and workshops and be inspired by an expert embroidery teacher who will share their skill with you.
Weekly free-machine & hand embroidery classes
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Weekly free-machine & hand embroidery classes
Derbyshire
£20
Weekly creative embroidery classes on Wednesday mornings from 10am - 12 noon during term time. Run by Sheffield based textile artist Dawn Ireland who is a practicing artist with over 20 years experience working in textiles and embroidery. The classes are relaxed & informal, where you can experiment with hand and/or free-machine embroidery, and gain lots of ideas and inspiration. They are suitable for anyone, from those who would like to have a go at embroidery but are maybe not sure where to begin, to experienced sewers. You can bring...
Inspirational textiles talk with Jayne Emerson - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Inspirational textiles talk with Jayne Emerson - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 1st November 2019
£25
A chance to peek into the wonderful world of textile design. Jayne will bring along boxes of swatches, finished pieces, books and demonstration samples for a morning of inspiration and creativity. Hear all about her journey from art school to selling her sample ideas to couture houses, writing six craft books and being on TV with Kirstie Allsopp. You can turn any of our courses into a short break by staying in our on site accommodation. When you book a residential package you will get discounted accommodation in our stylish...
Felting (Needle) with Virginia
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Felting (Needle) with Virginia
Warwickshire - Next course on 19th August 2019
£30
Needle Felting Workshop 10.00 am - 12.30 pm Needle felting is a process using a barbed needle to mat the woollen fibres onto a piece of felt instead of using soapy water and rolling wool to create a piece of felt (as used in wet felting). Once felting is completed you will be able to hand or machine embroider on top to further enhance the design. You may not have time to complete your design during the session but will be well on your way to creating a beautiful piece...
Felting (wet) with Virginia
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Felting (wet) with Virginia
Warwickshire - Next course on 30th September 2019
£30
Wet felting workshop 10.00 am – 12.30pm Please book in advance Wet felting is a method of producing felt from wool and other animal fibres. Warm soapy water is applied to layers of wool tops. Repeated agitation and compression causes the fibre to hook together to create a single piece of fabric. Using a choice of colours you can create lovely pieces – either by actually creating as you go or by experimenting with colour. Once you have your completed piece you can use it to make things (such as...
Free Motion Embroidery/Applique
Free Motion Embroidery/Applique
West Sussex
£30
Learn how to create art using your sewing machine. After practicing and you are happy, you will design and create a piece of sewing art. Upon booking your class we will discuss what you would like to make. This can be either a cushion cover, a small fabric bin or a tote bag, classes can also be applique bunting, 3D pictures and lampshades. These classes can be 1:1 or up to 3:1. Please contact me for further details.
Free-motion Machine Embroidery Workshops
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Free-motion Machine Embroidery Workshops
Conwy
£39
Have you ever wanted to try free-motion embroidery on your sewing machine but didn’t know where to start? I run workshops to help get you started using your machine for free-motion embroidery. During the day we will be learning the art of free-motion machine embroidery to create a fun and contemporary appliquéd panel. Ideas will be provided but you may work on any subject you like and you will end the day with a finished piece of work to take home! The final panel will be perfect for framing, or...
Machine embroidery workshop in Yorkshire
Machine embroidery workshop in Yorkshire
West Yorkshire
£40
Join our monthly machine embroidery class, we create and learn something new every time. On our next class we will make this lovely monochrome table runner all created in the hoop. This piece would look amazing in Christmas fabric. Don't have a machine embroidery machine? no problem we have some available for you to use. Please ask when booking. Tutor - Susan English
Freehand (freemotion) machine embroidery workshop
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Freehand (freemotion) machine embroidery workshop
Staffordshire
£45
In this fab workshop you will learn how to hoop up your fabric and set your machine up ready to create wonderfully wobbly lines. You’ll then get to grips with using your machine without feed dogs, ‘drawing’ with your machine and adding splashes of colour with fabrics. By the end of the class you’ll have a selection of sample pieces and have created your very own framed card to take away. You will learn how to: * Set your machine up ready for freehand machine embroidery * What Tools are...
Introduction to free motion machine embroidery
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Introduction to free motion machine embroidery
Devon - Next course on 14th September 2019
£45
If you have heard of the very addictive technique of free motion machine embroidery (where you draw with your sewing machine needle) and have always fancied having a go, then this one day workshop will introduce you to the basics of the technique. You will learn how to set up and control your sewing machine for free motion sewing. Then you will have plenty of opportunity to practice the technique producing an abstract piece of work where there is no right or wrong. I will then move on to using...
Freemotion / freehand machine embroidery
Freemotion / freehand machine embroidery
Hampshire
£45
Create free motion drawings and pictures with paper and textile artist Lucy Dorothy Nichols. Lucy currently works as a tutor teaching free motion and paper cutting workshops at a wide variety of venues across Surrey, Hampshire and Berkshire. Lucy also teaches private workshops and 1:1 classes from her home in Hampshire. All classes are suitable for those with a very basic knowledge of machine sewing, and are a wonderful opportunity to find out just how easy it is to use your machine for drawing and doodling! You will be shown...

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