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Beginner's Hand Embroidery Workshop


About the Course

Whichever style of embroidery interests you, there is one thing they all have in common – the actual embroidery stitches. Threads, fabrics and designs may vary but the core stitches can be utilised to great effort across all types of embroidery.

If you will be redeeming a CraftCourses gift voucher on this course, the voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

This is a great introductory workshop where we will explore:

* A minimum of 10 hand embroidery stitches
* Different threads and their uses
* Different background fabrics and their uses
* Different types of hand embroidery needles
* Stitch sampling
* Using an embroidery hoop
* Transferring your designs to fabric – a number of different methods
* Starting on your own embroidery picture, to be completed at home


Jennifer Johnson at Sew Forest of Dean
The Studio, Cemetery House
High Street, Clearwell
GL16 8JS
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1 day (10:00am to 4:00pm)

Next available date

26th March 2021

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Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Parking provided
  • Seniors
  • Suitable for beginners

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