Learn some simple stitches and the techniques you need to complete your own embroidery projects.
Who is this course for
Absolute beginners, so you can learn your lazy daisy from your herringbone and your running stitch from your satin stitch. Or even, learn how to thread a needle and not panic if you get into a tangle.
What does this course cover
Start with the very basics of embroidery and let's see how far we can get in 12 sessions.
What will it be like
The lessons will start with tutor demonstrations and videos and group instruction and one-to-one help throughout the lesson. We also hope that the class will be positive, friendly and fun.
There will be an optional coffee break half way through the lesson.
- Visual demonstration and verbal explanation.
- Written handouts with visual diagrams.
- One-to-one teaching.
- Group discussions.
- Hands on practical experience.
- Reading handouts and following instructions.
- One-to-one and group discussion.
How we assess students' progress on the course.
Questions and answers during group discussions and one-to-one teaching.
Record students' progress and achievement on an assessment sheet as they achieve the course objectives.
Practical work produced is evidence of learning.
What else do you need to buy or do
All basic materials are provided, and the tutor can advise you if you wish to buy your own equipment or specialist materials for your projects.
Mary Ward Centre is an adult education centre with a difference. We provide a wide range of subjects for people at all levels and run courses during the day, evening or weekend to suit your timetable. Get inspired and enjoy excellent teaching in an environment where each individual’s learning experience is valued. That’s what makes Mary Ward Centre ‘the friendly place to learn.’
Please get in touch via the links above for more details or to book your place.
If you will be redeeming a CraftCourses gift voucher on this course, the voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.