Take 3 Stitches, Poppy Field - £14.99 Book Included!
Have fun learning how to create your own unique landscape ‘poppy field’ design, using templates and just three simple stitches.
Your landscape will be transferred on to your working fabric and coloured with watercolour pencils, before embellishing with three simple embroidery stitches. You will create a mini work of art, that will grace any wall in your home, whilst learning how to adapt the basic design to work again and again.
Many of my students have created the same scene depicting all four seasons to be hung as a set or different scenes to include favourite colours or favourite crops/flowers (such as beautiful blue flax or bright yellow rapeseed)
Unleash your creativity in a fun, relaxed environment whilst learning new skills or refreshing old ones.
This course is suitable for all abilities, the only limit is your imagination! Sign up now and look forward to joining in!
Course time 10am - 4pm
A Bound 8" embroidery hoop
Choice of printed template
Use of full range of watercolour pencils
Book to take home! Mary Thomas's Dictionary of embroidery stitches worth £14.99
Tea/Coffee in vast quantities!
Please arrive to START at 10am
About the Tutor
Sue has been an arts & crafts tutor in adult learning since 1995, specialising in mixed media and embroidery, spanning a huge array of techniques and media, from traditional to contemporary.
In recent years, Sue has taught many groups independently and as a tutor / speaker for the W.I. and The Embroiderers’ Guild. Paying specific attention to enabling students to explore their creative abilities, showing simple ways to achieve professional results and to enjoy the processes.
Sue is particularly keen to encourage beginners and improvers, unravelling the mysteries of the enormous range of techniques and avoiding expensive purchases of unnecessary materials, by recycling and reusing wherever possible.
Over the past 18 months, creativity has been a saviour to so many of us and Sue hopes that you will join her in her enthusiasm for the outlet that sustains and enriches us all.