Spend 3 days giving your sewing machine the workout of it’s life!
Techniques covered will include: The basics of freemotion to get your started then moving on to… bobbinwork, using soluble fabrics to create lacework, working on sheers, tackling tricky threads, layered backgrounds and more based on your experience. You will make lots of technique pieces and then move on to a final piece on day three using your favourite techniques.
If you have a particular interest/theme you would like to use then bring along some images or a sketchbook.
The day runs from 9.30am – 4.30pm and a light lunch is included. (food allergies must be advised when booking)
For this course you are best to bring your own sewing machine set up for freemotion (with a darning/embroidery foot attached and the feed dogs lowered or covered up) but there are machines available to use on site if you prefer. Materials are provided but it is recommended to bring along the tricky threads that you want to master. You will also need second bobbin case to undertake the bobbinwork aspect of the course.
Deposit is non-refundable. Remainder is due one month before start of course.