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Design & Stitch - Rugby (Code R3241)

Date Days Price Tutor Places left
04/08/2017 2 £178.00 Helen Jones Available
[Course cost: £150.00 - Required kit cost: £28.00 ]

This course has already taken place.

The aim of this course is to give participants a tool kit of skills to use when planning a stitch project.  Participants will have some experience of stitching and will be wanting to plan their own projects.   The focus of the 2 days will be on preparation.

This course will not include any stitching.

Elements of the course will include:

relating designs to techniques - what works

creating a colour scheme - thread wraps, colour wheel , colour and black and white drawings

making a stitch plan

deciding on an order of work

choosing and sourcing materials

options for transferring designs to fabric - prick and pounce, pencils and light box, tacking.

The class kit will include everything you require to complete the project. You may like to bring your own embroidery scissors and you will be able to borrow ring frames, magnifiers and lights (if needed) on the day.

This class runs from 10am-4pm at Arnold House, Elsee Road, Rugby, Warwickshire. CV21 3BA

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