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Introduction to hand embroidery with Bella Lane  by Fabrications - crafts in London
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Introduction to hand embroidery with Bella Lane  by Fabrications - crafts in London

Introduction to hand embroidery with Bella Lane

by Fabrications

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1 reviews
If you have always wanted to start learning embroidery and you never knew quite where to start. Well, now you do. Hand Embroidery Stitches class in London!

Embroidery Class

6 hour class

Beginner

Hackney E8

Introduction to hand embroidery with Bella Lane
by Fabrications
6 hour class
£95 per person

Let the teacher know and you will be notified when new dates are added.

You will only receive an email from us if new dates are added for this class, you will not receive any marketing emails, and that's a promise!

Classes

6 hour class

Daytime

Jacobean (also known as Crewel) embroidery is a traditional English embroidery. It has been enjoyed and practised for many centuries in UK and beyond. The charm of its design with its famous tree of life, hillocks, flora and fauna style, colours and quality of the materials and its strength and durability for interior decoration (such as cushions, fire screens, furniture, bed covers and curtains) have assured its popularity to the present day.

On the day, participants will embroider the design featured using traditional Jacobean linen twill, Appleton English wool on a 10 inch embroidery hoop.

On completion of the class participants will confidently be able to:

– Learn a number of decorative hand embroidery stitches including – Split stitch, plain/slanted and padded satin stitch, basic long and short stitch, chain, stem, herringbone, laid work, French knots, seeding, cross stitch and many more if students so wish.

– Learn how to plan and transfer a design onto fabric ready for the embroidery stitches

– Have picked up some ‘insider’ tips and tricks from a master craft person.

– Feel inspired to embark on your own embroidery designs!

Our classes are friendly, and are run by a professional specialist master embroiderer, tutor Bella Lane. The class also Includes a special embroidery kit (value £15) prepared by Bella containing instruction sheets, good quality embroidery needle, threads, design, fabric and a complimentary glass of Prosecco at the end of the session!

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Sun 16 Jun, 11:00am - 5:00pm

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You will only receive an email from us if new dates are added for this class, you will not receive any marketing emails, and that's a promise!

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Did you know?

The most important piece of equipment an embroider needs is the embroidery hoop. This is a circular wooden frame. It is composed of two wooden circles that fit each other. A piece of fabric is placed in between the rings and stretches it tightly. The embroidery hoop clamps down on and holds it flat. The hoop helps embroiders a lot - you will learn all of this in the class!
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J
12 May
I would have liked the class to be longer - think it could be split into 2 classes to lean pattern transfers & to try out all of the basis stitches in class

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J
12 May
I would have liked the class to be longer - think it could be split into 2 classes to lean pattern transfers & to try out all of the basis stitches in class

Class location

Hackney
7 Broadway Market, Hackney
E8 4PH
London

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Introduction to hand embroidery with Bella Lane  by Fabrications - crafts in London

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".

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Notes

The class also Includes a special embroidery kit (value £15) prepared by Bella containing instruction sheets, good quality embroidery needle, threads, design, fabric and a complimentary glass of Prosecco at the end of the session! YOU WILL NEED: Bring a bound 10” hoop or you can buy one after the workshop at the Fabrications shop (if you want to keep the hoop)

Age Requirement

16

Flexible cancellation policy

Any class can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. See cancellation policy.

Introduction to hand embroidery with Bella Lane
by Fabrications
6 hour class
£95 per person
6 hour class