Gingham Embroidered Tea Towel – Beginners
Duration: 2 Hours
Date: 11th November 2019
Time: 9am -12pm
Location: Lang Room, All Saints Church, TA21 9DH
10 in stock
This embroidery workshop is suitable for absolute beginners and is a great introduction to the world of embroidery. Using a variety of basic stitches, you will be able to create a beautiful hand embroidered tea towel – perfect either for your home or as a gift for Christmas.
Known as a variety of names, this style of embroidery was popular all over Europe and America. It was traditionally used for household items such as table cloths, dish cloths and even curtains, but it has also been in and out of fashion for decades.
Alongside embroidering your own tea towel, there will be festive music and refreshments throughout the class.
In this workshop you will learn…
- The basics of embroidery
- To create a border design
- To create a flower design
- To create a lace fill
- How to manipulate your stitches by thread weaving
- Grow in confidence with using a needle and thread