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December 2018

Introduction to Free Machine Embroidery

December 14 @ 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
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One event on December 14, 2018 at 10:30am

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom
£40

Using your machine needle as a drawing tool, begin your exploration of this intriguing method of creating free form designs with thread and scraps of fabric. Please see below for what you need to bring with you. Practice squiggles - this is how everyone starts to get a feel for the technique Birds - shows how black thread makes the image stand out An idea for mounting your finished picture to make a perfect Christmas gift Rachel will take you…

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What do our customers say about our workshops?

What was the best thing about the workshop?

I am not very artistic , so it caters for all levels, and still the end product looks good. (Fused Glass, February 2018) 

Really helpful teaching and nice small group. Loved it! (Claire, Beginners Machine Sewing January 2018)

Very enjoyable relaxed atmosphere, learning new techniques. (Jan, Weave Pattern and Texture on a Peg Loom, January 2018)

Making something I’m proud of, learning new skills, and the social side. Cheese scone recommended! (Jan, January 2018, Beginners Patchwork)

A good way to spend time with friends; the finished product; swishing around with my new skirt; learning how to use my sewing machine. (Mar, Darcy, Lizzie, and Isabella. January 2018, Children’s private group sewing)

Lovely relaxing thing to do in the build up to Christmas. (Claire, Fused Glass, December 2017)

Very relaxing and enjoyable, will definitely do more at home. (Sharon, Needle Felting, December 2017)