Come and learn the art of designing for the traditional technique of Jacobean Crewelwork. We will be focusing on the 'Tree of Life' motif and including an animal or insect of your choice. Do not worry if you cannot draw, as this course is accompanied by a small book packed full of motifs.
This two day course is inspired by Tudor design, these charming strawberries look good enough to eat! Learn how to pad the strawberries add the picot leaves and stitch the surrounding foliage and goldwork. This kit is ideally for a student with some stitch experience.
Join me online to stitch this charming blackwork piece. The flower and butterfly are traditional motifs and the design is infilled with a variety of geometric patterns. This is a counted technique and suitable for a beginner.
Come and learn how to design for the modern blackwork technique of observational embroidery and realism. You will learn how to tonally map an image to create a guide for your embroidery. We will look at the historical roots of the technique and how it has evolved to this wonderful technique today.