Why not put a spring in your step? Develop a new skill and meet
like minded creative people?
Whether you’re a beginner or have experience, we are sure you will enjoy a class to develop your embroidery skills or inspire you to try something new. Local textile artist and qualified teacher Kate Farrer trained at the Royal School of Needlework and is now running “hands on” classes in Hand Embroidery at St Lawrence Parish Room, Colebrook Street, Winchester, SO23 9LH
Introduction to hand embroidery – With Kate Farrer – Saturday the 28th of March-10am-4pm.Class cost £75.00 plus class kit of £15.00
Whether you’re a complete beginner or just a bit ‘rusty’ this is a great place to start. Introduction to Embroidery will introduce you to a wide range of stitches.
Introduction to Jacobean- With Lizzie Lansberry – Saturday the 4th of April – 10am –4pm
Class cost £75.00 plus class kit of £22.00
Ideal for beginners, Jacobean Crewelwork which was developed in the 17th Century uses a range of stitches and elements of shading using wool on linen. Design is influenced by exotic flora and fauna on imported Indian chintzes. The design will include some of most commonly used stitches; trellis, stem stitch, chain stitch, seeding, split stitch, satin stitch, long & short, Pekinese stitch.
Developing Jacobean Embroidery – Lizzie Lansberry – Saturday the 13 of June and Sunday the 14 June – 10am – 4pm. Class cost £120 plus class kit of £28.00
You will learn the key elements of Jacobean style embroidery and the use these to design your own piece. The course will cover the key Jacobean stitches and how to incorporate them into your design.With guidance from your tutor Lizzy, you will plan where to place stitches within your chosen design, creating your own unique embroidery.
The cost of each class is payable when booking along with the class kit cost. All class materials and refreshments are provided. Please note that lunch is not included in this price.
Bookings please email firstname.lastname@example.org or phone on: 07958 189349