On line courses
On this page you will find details and links to all the courses that I currently have open for enrolment. These change month by month so do keep checking back if you don't find what you are looking for at the moment.
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Machine Textured Landscapes Summer 2021
Starting with an inspirational photograph or image you will be taken through a step by step method to translate this into your own unique landscape design. Explore a variety of machine embroidery techniques and products and materials to realise your design into a machine embroidered picture or panel, with tips on how to add embellishments and finish off your design £95
Matisse - From Inspiration to stitch
This is one of a series of courses for those with some experience of textile art who wish to explore the creative process. Looking at a variety of different techniques both in design and stitch, as well as exploring a variety of materials, there will be ideas on how to take these explorations further into finished pieces but the focus will be on encouraging individual exploration but with full support and guidance. £45
Free Machining Fun - Applique
Take the fear out of free machine embroidery with the third in a series of three short courses designed to make free machining fun. In this course we return to drawing with the needle to make a fun project in time for Christmas, although it is easily adapted for anytime of the year. We will also look at other ways of using appliqué to practice free machine embroidery.
Free Machining Fun - Thread Painting
Take the fear out of free machine embroidery with the second in a series of three short courses designed to make free machining fun for the beginner. Learn to add colour and practise techniques whilst making simple but fun projects. Ideal not only for beginners but for those wishing to brush up on their free machine embroidery techniques
Free Machining Fun - Drawing with the needle
Take the fear out of free machine embroidery with the first in a series of three short courses designed to make free machining fun. Learn to use the sewing machine as a drawing tool and practise techniques whilst making simple but fun projects. The perfect course for beginners or those wishing to brush up their free machine embroidery techniques