- Stitched Mini Hoop Garden ~ Tutor Anne Brooke
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
SPECIAL BOOKING INFORMATION: Due to Covid19 we are not currently taking payment for workshops. If you would like to attend this workshop please register your interest by ‘purchasing’ a Reservation Ticket – this means that not only will a place will be reserved for you but we will also have your contact details should the workshop need to be rearranged at a later date. Please note no payment will be taken when you ‘purchase’ a Reservation Ticket.
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About The Workshop:
You will spend the day under Anne’s tuition hand dyeing a range of natural threads. These will then be used to create a unique tiny stitched flower garden using a wide range of embroidery stitches, (over the past year the tiny wooden brooch frames have become more difficult to source, however if they are not available for your workshop rest assured there will be an alternative for finishing your embroidery).
Dates and Times:
Sun 10th October 2021
10 – 4pm
Skill level: No experience necessary, this workshop is suitable for all.
You will learn how to hand dye a variety of natural threads. Through the use of various stitches you will be shown how to create a beautifully hand stitched brooch that will be finished off and worn home!
- Mini hoops to create your brooch
- Background fabric
- Threads to dye
- Koh-i-nor dye, brushes and palettes
- Thread cards to put your dyed threads onto
- Hair dryer, iron and Bondaweb
- Embroidery needles and a few hoops
- Brooch backing pins
You will need;
- Basic sewing kit (including embroidery needles, scissors etc)
- Hair dryer (to dry your threads)
- Small embroidery hoop (6″ is ideal)
- Optional: any cotton or linen embroidery thread you would like to dye, but Ann will provide enough for your brooch.
- Additional hoops (£5-8) and a range of H-ann-MADE items and kits will be available for purchase on the day.
Venue: To be confirmed
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