Winter Wonderland Hand Embroidered -Creative Stitch Doodle, Ruth Parkinson-Johns

Ref: C3128942

Work with different Hand Embroidery and Creative Stitch techniques to create a 'Winter Wonderland' inspired stitched doodle. The emphasis of this course is on the development of existing Creative Stitch and Hand Embroidery skills through repetition and experimentation. You will be encouraged to explore creating interesting Patterns, Shapes and Textures inspired by the theme in relaxed and supportive sessions. Find your creative voice and enjoy the meditative quality of hand stitching. Follow Ruth's work: https://www.rooparkinsontextiles.co.uk or instagram@rooparkinsonartist

Course aim

Use Hand Embroidery and Creative Stitch techniques to create a stitch doodle inspired by 'Winter Wonderland'.

Do I need any particular skills or experience?

  • This course is for improvers

By the end of the course I should be able to:

  • Explore linear Hand Embroidery Stitches.
  • Explore Composite Hand Embroidery Stitches.
  • Combine a variety of stitches and techniques to make interesting Shapes, Patterns and Textures.
  • Create a Stitched Doodle inspired by the title 'Winter Wonderland'.
  • Consider how you can share your Creative Stitch Work to a wider audience and see what others are making on Social Media to include Instagram.

How will I be taught?

What kind of feedback can I expect?

What else do I need to know?

You will need a sewing kit for this course to include fabric to work on, embroidery needles, beading needles and small scissors. An embroidery hoop and a variety of different coloured embroidery threads, stranded cotton or pearl thread, coloured or patterned fabric for applique, beads and buttons.

Pre-course work, reading and information sources

What can I do next?

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Winter Wonderland Hand Embroidered -Creative Stitch Doodle, Ruth Parkinson-Johns

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Conditions

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  • You are paying the standard fee (with a credit or debit card) or you are on any of the qualifying benefits
  • You have a valid email address so that you can receive confirmation of your booking
  • You have been resident in the UK, EU or EEA for the last 3 years
  • You are aged 19 years or older on 1st September 2021
  • You declare that the address you provide is correct and that you will provide evidence of this and your eligibility to live and work in the UK
  • You have read and accept our standard terms and conditions

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