Felting and Embroidery with Jackie Cardy in Brindle, Lancashire
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About the Course
This course covers all the skills you need to produce a wet felted embroidered piece. The first day will cover felt making from basic felt to the use of pre-felts to create a painterly felt back ground for stitching.
On the second day you will be shown how to stitch on the felt with sewing machines and then to add hand stitching to enhance the piece, and you will be well on your way to creating a beautiful piece of embroidery to enjoy finishing at your leisure.
A demonstration of stretching and advice on mounting will be covered briefly.
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 the equipment and materials for the first day will be provided, but bring a pair of sharp scissors,and an old towel. On the second day you will need a sewing machine and threads and basic sewing kit of your own.
Tea and coffee and biscuits will be provided. Bring your own lunch.
There is a pub very nearby which does food, not open every day, but no shops.
Just finished a very inspiring weekend workshop with Jackie up in beautiful Brindle. It was so much fun and we all got a lot out of it (including a piece well on its way to being finished) despite starting out with very different levels of experience. Thank you so much, Jackie!
Hilary Kimber - - #14917
Loved this course. Jackie was brilliant. Amusing delivery made learning such fun and everyone, even those with little or no experience produced at least one piece of work of which to be proud.
Elaine - - #6527
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Course Start DatesSunday 13th May 2018
- Disabled access
- Suitable for beginners
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