Try out different types of embroidery - put these samples into a fabric book or stitch onto a calico bag. You will learn stem stitch, buttonhole stitch, feather stitch, running stitch, fern stitch and more. This class is suitable for all levels as the project and techniques can be developed for more experienced stitchers.
You will need : Scissors, notebook, pen. 1 metre of calico or other similar fabric if you are making the book. Embroiderers hoop - these are available from The Ribbon Rose, Mt Wellington Highway, Mt Wellington and The Embroiderer, 140 Hinemoa Street, Birkenhead. Some threads supplied.
Wednesday mornings - 10am to 12.30pm
The Running Stitch Studio is a cosy creative cottage for embroiderers in a peaceful garden setting. It has great lighting and comfortable seating - stitch and enjoy! Tea and coffee provided.
Dates for this term are:
17th, 24th, 31st October 2018
7th, 14th, 21st, 28th November 2018
5th December 2018