I will provide full tuition for up to 15  students, a busy but fun day,

 

I can provide a kit including my hand

painted fabrics ( at an additional cost)

or students can bring their own supplies.

 

Free Machine Embroidery - 1 Day Workshops

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Beach Hut Bag - siize: 20 x 15 cms (approx)

 

Make a fully lined zip up bag for a small sewing kit, makeup, or any other odds and ends you want to keep together.

 

I can provide all materials (excluding machine threads) for an additional cost of £13.50 per student -or  alternatively,

I can provide a full requirements list.

 

Additional Information -

Machine threads required - a minimum of blue and white but if you have them bring other colours for example other blues, green and yellow threads.

Students will also need a zipper foot for their machines

 

Talks

 

Both my talks last approximately 1 hour

 

How did I get here? 

 

- A light hearted talk about my work. A look at how it  has developed over the years and what continues to inspire me.

 

A5 Book cover - 'Home is where the art is'.

 

If you wish to be more creative ......

Take a 6" x 4"(15 x 10 cm) photograph of your house (or your favourite part of it!) and design your own book cover.

The cover will slip on to an A5 book of your choice - an ideal gift, just add an address book!

 

I can provide all materials (excluding machine threads) for an additional cost of £13.50 per student - or alternatively  I  can provide a full requirements list.

 

Additional Information -

Machine threads required - a minimum of black and white but if you have them  also bring other colours that feature in your photograph.

 

Each student will need to provide their own sewing machine, with the facility to do free machine embroidery as well as traditional straight stitch.

 

They will also need to provide a variety of machine embroidery threads  - see full details in the student workshop information below.

 

 

COSTS £160.00 plus travel @ 45p per mile

'Set the Town Alight'

 

Create a beautiful 3D wrap suitable for use with LED string lights or a battery operated tea-light candle.  

 

The picture features either, the winter townscape or snowy townscape designs

 

I can provide all materials (excluding machine threads) for an additional cost of £13.50 per student - or alternatively  I  can provide a full requirements list.

 

 

Additional Information -

Machine threads required - a minimum of black and white but bring threads in your favourite colours as you will be choosing your own colour scheme.

Fantasy Tree House

 

Create a magical 3D tree house  suitable for use with LED string lights or a battery operated tea-light candle.  

 

PLEASE NOTE: This is not a toy. The materials used in the construction of the 'house' makes it unsuitable for young children.

 

I can provide all materials (excluding machine threads) for an additional cost

of £16 per student - or alternatively I can provide a full requirements list.

 

 

Additional Information -

Machine threads required - a minimum of grey and green but bring a variety of any other colours you have. For example I also used a variey of greens, blues, yellow, red and purple.

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Free Machine Embroidery - 2 Day Workshop      

 

COST for the 2 days £285 plus travel @ 45p per mile

 

 

COSTS        £95 plus travel @ 45p per mile - I am based in Andover, Hampshire. I hope this helps you work out costs.

 

Each student will need to provide their own sewing machine, with the facility to do free machine embroidery. as well as traditional straight stitch.

 

They will also need to provide a variety of machine embroidery threads  - see full details in the student workshop information below.

 

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I will provide full tuition for up to 15  students, a busy but fun day,

 

I can provide a kit including my hand

painted fabrics ( at an additional cost)

or students can bring their own supplies.

 

 Lighthouse doorstop

 

Create a beautiful and functional Lighthouse doorstop.

The finished height is approximately 3o cms.

 

Designed to use a combination of commercially produced fabrics and my hand painted calico.

 

I can provide all materials (excluding, stuffing, weiight and  machine threads) for an additional cost of £16 per student - or alternatively  I  can provide a full requirements list.

 

Additional Information -

Machine threads required - a minimum of red yellow, blue and white but if you have them  also bring greys, greens and browns

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The History of British Embroidery

 

An abridged view of Bristish Embroidery - from the 10th Century to current day. Looking at how stitch has developed and been influenced by the events of the times.

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Beach Hut Trinket Bowl

 

This can be either a one or two day workshop.

 

If booked for the one day students will have completed the basic design and started stitching. Thefull stitching and construction can be completed at home with the  additional notes provided.

 

I can provide all materials (excluding machine threads) for an additional cost

of £16 per student - or alternatively I can provide a full requirements list.

 

 

Additional Information -

Machine threads required - a minimum of blue  and white but bring a variety of any other colours if you have. them.  For example I also used greens, other  blues, yellow and red

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Beach Hut Trinket Bowl

 

See details under the "2 day workshop " heading

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Mug Rug

 

The choice of 2 designs - either "Beach Hut" or

"No. 3 Meadow View"

 

In this workshop you will create a heat resistant mug rug, A fun design to use with your favourite hot drink - there's even room for a biscuit or 2!!

 

I can provide all materials (excluding machine threads) for an additional cost of £13.50 per student - or alternatively  I  can provide a full requirements list.

 

Additional Information -

 

Beach Hut

Machine threads required - a minimum of blue and white but if you have them  also bring other seaside colours

 

No. 3 Meadow View

Machine threads required - a minimum of brown, grey and green but bring other threads in your favourite colours too

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Beach Hut Nightlight

 

At the request of a group of students I have designed another 3D wrap suitable for use with LED string lights or a battery operated tea-light candle. This time  with a "sea-side" theme.  

 

I can provide all materials (excluding machine threads) for an additional cost of £13.50 per student - or alternatively  I  can provide a full requirements list.

 

Additional Information -

Machine threads required - a minimum of blue and white but bring threads in your favourite "sea side" colours as you will be choosing your own colour scheme.