7 hour class
Mastery of basic stitch techniques is the foundation for achieving beautiful results with your hand embroidery projects. Join 2 x three hour classes and create beautiful needlework hand embroidery projects inspired by English classic designs
In this class
MORNING - 10am - 1pm: Learn "long and short stitch and hand embroider a daffodil Join this three hour class and learn with the wonderful tutor Bella Lane the art of long and short stitches, together with some fundamental shading techniques to complete this lovely embroidered Daffodil. This is a perfect project for those who would like to start embroidering floral designs.
AFTERNOON - 2 - 5pm: Stitch a "love heart" design Learn traditional fine embroidery stitches, making your own stunning Valentine ‘Love Heart’ combining cotton and metal threads on pure silk.
Now you can
Take your stitching game to the next level through the beautiful designs stitched during the 2 sessions. Feel inspired and ready to embark on your own embroidery designs!
All levels of stitcher are welcome!
The day includes 2 embroidery kits containing everything you need for the day (including instruction sheets) and a soothing glass of prosecco at the end of the day!
We ensure quality. If your class doesn't reach your expectations, we'll give your money back.
About your host, Fabrications
Fabrications - an East London based creative hub!
Fabrications is an independent gallery, shop and workshop dedicated to the best contemporary textile practice and design, with a particular interest in eco-conscious design.
Fabrications opened in June 2000 in a refurbished derelict shop on Broadway Market in Hackney, East London. The shop's founder, Barley Massey, has spent the last 20 years finding ingenious ways to turn scraps into original fabrics and using recycled materials to create cutting-edge items. Since 2012, "The Imaginarium", a fully-fitted working studio, has hosted workshops and classes.
Barley has been awarded as one of Kevin McCloud's (Grand Designs) Green Heroes for her minimally-processed, up-cycled products, which "demonstrate a lightness of touch backed up by a rigorous approach".
Bella will be pre preparing special embroidery kits with everything you need for the classes
Flexible cancellation policy
Any class can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. See cancellation policy.