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Mixed Media Embroidery
Have you ever wanted to try embroidery, but thought it was too difficult or you would’t know where to start? Well this class could be for you then, our textiles tutor Sandra Reynolds has has 28yrs experience as an artist and teacher and will guide you through each step. Sandra received a City and Guilds qualification in Textiles and Embroidery and has been exhibiting and selling her work throughout Ireland. She can be found here on her instagram account.
The course will run over one mornings, tea and coffee will be provided. We encourage students to bring their own keep cup.
All patterns, materials and tools will be provided for the students use during class.
Project: Embroidered landscape using mixed media
Duration: 7 hrs
Dates: Sunday 20th November 10am – 4pm
Location: Crafty Studio 2a Prospect Ave Glasnevin. Free on street parking is available on Sundays on Prospect Square.
Below is a list of the learning outcomes of the course.
By the end of the course you will;
understand the different fabric and thread used in creative embroidery.
have an understanding of the colour wheel in regards to fabric and thread colour.
know how to select colours that work well together.
understand several different basic stitches.
understand different fabric manipulation techniques.
know how to use combine these stitches and techniques to create different effects.
know how to transfer a design before stitching.
understand the possibilities of different media and materials in creative embroidery.
know how to prepare and embroidery for framing.
All students will receive a 10% discount code to use on all full price fabric ,A0 printing and notions in store and online at craftystudio.ie.