Blackwork Counted Embroidery



Blackwork Embroidery, sometimes historically termed Spanish blackwork, is a form of embroidery generally using black thread, traditionally the patterns were geometric or floral and used to decorate collars and cuffs. No experience needed and suitable for all ages. In this introductory course Jo will guide you though the process from initial design ideas through to a finished piece. You will learn about design, learn some basic embroidery stitches used in counted blackwork.

You will be fully supported through the learning process by Jo who is City and Guilds qualified in Embroidery and Sewing. Cake and a cuppa will help you stay motivated too. You may not complete all the stitches during the three hours but will go with a piece which is well on the way and support to complete it at home.

Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts. Start dates may be amended on request.

What's included in the price?

We provide a slice of Cake and a cuppa A full set of instructions and stitch guide are printed so you can take them away to help you complete your project at home.


Hannah Thompson at Stitching Kitchen

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Stitching Kitchen
Top Station Road
NN13 7UG

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Children
  • Parking provided
  • Public transport
  • Seniors
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Teenagers


3 hours (10:00am to 1:00pm)

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