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Free Motion Machine Embroidery for Beginners Available to book as a group or individual

5(2 reviews)
Learn how to use your machine for drawing and creating some wonderful fabrics. Jill will make sure each student understand their machine and how it can be used
6 Students
Online
£10 pp
2hrs
Beginner
What happens in this class?

Learn tips and tricks on how to use your machine for free-motion embroidery. Build your confidence with an interactive class and have some fun while learning. You will also look at the different types of dissolvable fabrics that you can use to create your own fabrics. Jill will inspire you with several samples of how you can use this technique while talking through the basics on stitching. You will learn how to use straight and zig-zag stitches to create texture and interest to your work.

The class will be of 2 hours duration via Zoom.

A project is…

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What you will learn
  • Learn to be confident with free motion embroidery
  • Tips an tricks to understand what can go wrong
  • How to create your own designs
What you will need
  • A sewing machine with the correct foot
  • A 20cm embroidery hoop
  • A piece of cloth that will fit the hoop

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Latest Reviews
5(2 reviews)
Janette Paster - 11 November 2020
I learnt a skill that I never knew I had and thoroughly enjoyed! I never knew my sewing machine was so versatile and has opened up so many new techniques and ways of being creative. It's given me so many new skills to enjoy doing over Lockdown. The teacher, Jill Kipnis was wonderful, inspirational, friendly and professional at all times. The venue was Zoom which worked well for machine embroidery as Jill can demonstrate really clearly and close up.
Sue Arran - 10 November 2020
Jill really is an inspirational teacher, full of ideas and so knowledgeable and passionate about her craft. She takes time to explain and provides clear instruction and enthuses everyone about the endless possibilities of machine embroidery. Highly recommended.
Your Teacher

I feel passionate about embroidery, and please let me help you create something wonderful.

I am an embroidery expert. I love to teach all types of embroidery from the traditional techniques like goldwork, blackwork and crewelwork to modern techniques like machine embroidery. I trained at The Royal School of Needlework and became their top student of the year and went on to gain a BA Hons in textiles/fashion from the Birmingham Institute of Art and Design. I love teaching small groups and can tailor a speciality class in any aspect of embroidery. From design to technique, let me help…

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Age Requirement

16

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Free Motion Machine Embroidery for Beginners Available to book as a group or individual

Reviews

Janette Paster - 11 November 2020
I learnt a skill that I never knew I had and thoroughly enjoyed! I never knew my sewing machine was so versatile and has opened up so many new techniques and ways of being creative. It's given me so many new skills to enjoy doing over Lockdown. The teacher, Jill Kipnis was wonderful, inspirational, friendly and professional at all times. The venue was Zoom which worked well for machine embroidery as Jill can demonstrate really clearly and close up.
Sue Arran - 10 November 2020
Jill really is an inspirational teacher, full of ideas and so knowledgeable and passionate about her craft. She takes time to explain and provides clear instruction and enthuses everyone about the endless possibilities of machine embroidery. Highly recommended.