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Embroidered Seascapes with Julie Brand at Tigley Textiles in Worcester


Duration: 6 hours 10am until 4.00pm

Price: £75

Run by: Julie Brand
at Tigley Textiles

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The Paddocks
Broadway Road
Birlingham
Pershore
Worcestershire
WR10 3AF

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About the Course

This is a hand embroidery, slow stitching workshop for all those people who need to escape from their everyday chaotic life for a day and completely lose themselves in this addictive hobby.Plenty of examples of stitched seascapes will be provided. You will be encouraged to create your own one off piece and design as you go.

Stitches can be as complicated as you want to make them but sometimes the simplest ones are the most effective. This is suitable for a complete beginner or the more advanced embroiderer. You will choose from several different types of prepared backgrounds and will embellish your design with buttons, dyed vintage lace and silk fabrics. At the end of the day you will take away a finished piece ready to frame.

Julie has taught for over 30 years and is a total Stitchaholic!

All workshops can be viewed and booked through the website at the top of the page.

If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above or telephone us. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

All materials are provided, including fabrics. Refreshments also included throughout the day. Please bring your own lunch.

If coming by train, use Pershore station which is a short taxi ride away. If needing accommodation, please contact me and I will send you a list of local B and B's.



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What a fabulous day! This step by step approach by Julie meant that everyone in the group had a successful and enjoyable day. Thank you so much- I will return!

- - #18358

Saw workshops advertised in the Landscape magazine. A really good day- so many different ideas and techniques but simple to do and simple materials used. thank you Julie!

- - #18357

Thoroughly enjoyable: purposeful but "free wheeling"! Lovely day, thank you.

- - #18356

Fabulous day- feels amazing to be going home with a finished picture which I am proud of! Thanks Julie for all your help and patience and for sharing your skills and knowledge.

- - #18355

This was a present from my daughter. Relaxing day learning new skills and visiting some old ones with like minded people. Clear and helpful advice, many thanks.

- - #18354

Excellent website. I thoroughly enjoyed the day and leaned lots of useful tips. Julie explains very clearly- and I came away feeling encouraged and relaxed.

- - #18353

Fabulous day. Julie is a great teacher. Love the fact that you do not need any prior knowledge. Cant wait for my next course!

- - #16837

loved the pictures of your work on your website so wanted to come on the seascape workshop. Fantastic venue, materials and tutorship. Great day and so good to leave with a completed framed piece of work.

- - #16836

I am a knitter that couldn't sew! This was such a fantastic day in learning new techniques. Five of us created such beautiful and distinctive artworks. Thanks Julie, I loved sewing it!

- - #16834

A most fabulous day. As a complete beginner I am amazed at what I have been able to create and am hooked. Julie was the most fantastic patient teacher, thank you!

- - #16833

lovely day, brilliant teacher. I learnt so much and can't wait to come back again for another day.

- - #16832

A really wonderful day. I learnt a lot and Julie is a fantastic teacher with lots of ideas and guidance. I came away with a finished framed piece. Will definitely come to another workshop, thank you Julie !

- - #15321

Fab day, expert tuition and brilliant selection of fabrics and materials, much enjoyed!

- - #15320

This was an extremely enjoyable, informal and informative workshop. I learnt lots and went home with many ideas, and a lovely piece of work.

- - #15319

This was the best craft/sewing workshop I've ever been on- and I've been on lots!! It was brilliant to be able to make a finished and whole picture in a day and take it away in a frame. Julie is a lovely teacher and a very lovely person too!

- - #15318

Had a lovely day and enjoyed the workshop very much.

- - #15317

Had a fabulous day. Instruction was brilliant- Julie has lots of patience! Lovely techniques which I'll use again and it was so nice to be able to take home a completed project. Thank you so much Julie- will come again. ps. cake was delicious

- - #15316

Another really enjoyable day and another masterpiece! Thanks for a great day!

- - #13732

A fabulous way to spend a day! Such an inspiring teacher and environment- you won't want to leave! I have thoroughly enjoyed myself and can't wait to come back. Thank you!

- - #13731

Thank you Julie for another fabulous day of learning new skills with new people. I hope to be back again soon.

- - #13730

Another delightful day with Julie, designing and having fun. She is so encouraging and supportive. The Tigley Textiles studio is like a sweetie shop!

- - #13729

Wonderful day! Really relaxing and a great range of beautiful materials to be creative with. Thanks Julie, I'll be back!

- - #12866

A brilliant day- thank you! A really relaxed atmosphere made an enjoyable day and amazed with the result!

- - #12865

What a wonderful day playing and learning a new skill. Lovely relaxed atmosphere to be creative in. Thank you, machine embroidery workshop next!

- - #12864

Fabulous day, thank you so much for your help.

- - #12863

What a relaxing and productive day we had today with Julie. I am so impressed with her collection of fabrics and tools for the course. Thank you so much for a lovely day!

- - #12862

This has been a super day. I found it very relaxing and satisfying. The atmosphere was very friendly and supportive. I'm looking forward to the next workshop! Thank you.

- - #11908

What an enjoyable way to spend a day! Julie is a sympathetic and inspiring teacher, guiding us out of our comfort zone to produce fabric art that at the start of the day I wouldn't have believed I could do! I will be back for more. Thank you so much.

- - #11907

What a wonderful day! Well organised and Julie is a great teacher. Love the fact that you go home with a finished piece of artwork. Thoroughly enjoyed myself. Thank you for a lovely time.

- - #11906

Great day. Can't quite believe I came away with a unique creative seascape to go on the wall. Really enjoyed the workshop and suitable for all levels. Thank you.

- - #11905

Lovely day- Juliegoes at a good pace keeping everybody busy and involved. Learnt lots of new skills, thanks!

- - #11525

Lovely relaxing day. Most enjoyable. Easy to follow instructions with a great final result.

- - #11524

What a very enjoyable day. Great tuition and a lovely way to learn about embroidery!

- - #11523

Lovely setting, excellent tuition, you could go with the flow and be creative. The cake made it!

- - #11522

The day was totally absorbing and extremely relaxing - "creative mindfulness"!

- - #11521

Really lovely day playing with sewing and colours in beautiful surroundings with tea and cake! A great treat!

- - #11520

Loved this course, thank you Julie

- - #10909

A very enjoyable day in beautiful surroundings , new skills learnt! I would recommend even if you have never tried appliqué before , I hadn't ! Thank you Julie.

- - #10856

Thoroughly satisfying and relaxing day. Julie was enthusiastic and encouraging. Can't wait for the next workshop.

- - #9958

A lovely relaxing creative day- with a finished product to take home! Thank you julie.

- - #9957

Fabulous day! I thoroughly enjoyed myself and came away with a finished picture- hooray! thank you very much Julie for such a nice day.

- - #9956

Fabulous day. thank you Julie. I havn't sewn for years and managed to complete a seascape scene full of colour and shapes and textures, will be back!

- - #9955

A most enjoyable day. Julie's expertise and encouragement resulted in a lovely piece of work to take home.

- - #9425

Wonderful day- Really enjoyed the company, the people, the setting and the whole experience, many thanks Julie!

- - #9424

A lovely relaxing day with wonderful lemon cake and iced drinks.
wonderful tuition- patient with humour and a gorgeous work of art to take home at the end of the day.

- - #9423

Thank you for a lovely day Julie- it was great to see all your inspirational work and have time to devote solely to creating my own work. Lovely lemon cake too!

- - #9422

My friends and I had a lovely day. The beautiful and inspirational setting helped the creative juices and all were surprised at the quality of work we produced. Thank you Julie!

- - #9089

Really enjoyed my day on the seascapes course. Julie is extremely talented and the examples of her work are inspirational. She is so generous and encouraging that even the most hesitant succeed! A wonderful variety of threads and materials are provided and with Julie's can do attitude all fear is removed and everyone ends the day with a completed piece of work of which they are justifiably proud.....really looking forward to booking another course !!!

- - #8809

Went with two friends. We all had so much fun. I didn't know I could be so creative. Julie said I could do it despite my reservations, and I did with help from the expert. I am so proud of my lovely seascape picture and delighted with the very positive comments from my family. It will hang in pride of place on the wall. We are now planning which will be our next course at Tigley Textiles. Thanks again Julie.

- - #8782

Thanks Julie for another interesting and productive day. I certainly did lose myself and don't know where the 6 hours went to. I learned a great deal and there were so many wonderful materials to choose from, I was spoilt for choice. Very pleased with the finished product

- - #8224

I loved learning yet another craft skill under Julie's talent and guidance. The wealth of information and materials available guarantee success for all.....and something that is unique to the individual. I especially liked being able to frame my piece at the end of the workshop. A great day ....and lovely cake!!! Thanks Julie

- - #8211

Had a wonderful experience revisiting old techniques and learning new ones. Julie is so motivated and creative she helps you achieve such great results. Materials, threads etc available to choose from are wonderful.

- - #8206

Loved my creative day! Julie is very inspiring and so helpful. I Came to the course with an idea that i had wanted to make for such a long time but didnt know how to go about it. Julie was able to give me expert advise and show me how to go about it. She has so many wonderful ideas, a huge bank of resources and years of talent. I am still fairly new to sewing so was amazed at how easy Julie makes it all. I am so proud of my picture and could never have envisaged it looking so 'professional.' Thank you Julie. Will definitely be booking again.

- - #6267

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Course Start Dates

Sunday 10th March 2019

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