Stitch this botanical illustration of a bluebell in 3D Stumpwork technique. Practise Raised and Stumpwork stitches along with surface embroidery. Learn needlelace technique over felt padding to create delicate flowers. Make woven picots to create naturally curling flower petals that stand out from the fabric. Work a cute, fluffy bumblebee with threads and ribbons.
The stitches and techniques covered in the class are: woven picots, detached buttonhole filling, Turkey rug stitch, stem stitch, detached chain stitch, ribbon stitch, and folded stitch with ribbon.
During the class you will see demonstrations of all required techniques, as well as will get individual attention from the tutor allowing you to develop your skills at your own pace.
The class is suitable for students of any level of prior experience, whether you are a beginner to the technique or would like to develop your embroidery skills further.
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 will run from 10am-4pm at Hampton Court Palace, East Molesey, Surrey KT8 9AU