Learn the art of freemotion embroidery in this class aimed at beginners. Enjoy the freedom of drawing with your machine to create your own artwork. This in-depth beginner's class covers everything you need to know to learn this technique, from setting up your machine and what equipment you will need to top tips and handy advice to get the most out of this wonderfully creative technique. This workshop is taught by Caroline Beddard who is a local textile artist specialising in freemotion embroidery. Throughout the day you will be taught the skills and techniques required by producing several small samples, growing in confidence as you become more skilled at the technique and ending the day by producing a lovely piece of freemotion artwork using the raw edge applique technique.
- Sewing Machine
- Free Motion Foot
- Plain white felt or similar fabric for the various practice samples
- Small variey of fabric scraps to produce the raw edge applique artwork
- Black thread
- Sewing equipment, scissors etc
*All these items are sold at J & B Sewing Machines and can be purchased on the day if you wish