Find hand embroidery courses, classes and workshops taught all across the UK. Embroidery is the art of decorating fabric with threads using a variety of stitches in many colours. In the good old days, we learned the basics of simple hand embroidery like chain stitch, blanket stitch and cross stitch as a matter of course, but even these are not taught in many schools now. Embroidery is an ancient craft with dating back to the 5th Century BC. Embroidery is a skill that demands patience and attention to detail and it brings forth long-lasting works of art that are infused with these creative qualities. If you would like to learn hand embroidery please browse our many courses and workshops and be inspired by an expert embroidery teacher who will share their skill with you.
A day of experimental sampling with hand stitch techniques.
Taking inspiration from a still life composition of fruit and vegetables, this workshop will explore ways to translate shapes, shading and texture using fabric and thread.
Suitable for those with some previous hand sewing experience who would like to push their creativity.
You can turn any of our courses into a short break by staying in our on site accommodation. When you book a residential package...