Description: Learn to draw with your sewing machine in this exciting new class with Cumbrian artist, Helen Walsh. For the class you’ll be in the driving seat, using thread to create your design that you can embellish with applique to add additional colour and texture. Helen will bring along examples of her work and a selection of designs that you can choose to work from – or you can design your own.
Requirements: Suitable for beginners – no previous experience of machine embroidery is required.
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Included: all materials and use of a sewing machine will be provided. If you have a particular project in mind you may wish to bring along a selection of threads and fabric scraps to incorporate.
About your tutor: Helen Walsh is an artist based in Cumbria where she runs her business, Delicate Stitches. She enjoys working with a wide range of media, but in particular drawing and textiles. Her work takes inspiration from nature and bird-life.
Class size: 8
Class meets: Friday 15th March, 10.00am – 4.00pm
Light refreshments will be provided throughout the class. For full-day workshops, please bring a packed lunch or you can pop out to one of the cafes in town.