From the popular collection of bird projects, this delightful surface embroidery project is aimed at embroiderers with a working knowledge of surface stitches.Working with the finest metallic filaments, students will revisit and finesse Back Stitch, Satin Stitch and variations, Couching and Beading using Au Ver A Soie silk and metallic threads, beads and sequins, on a colour-printed silk dupion ground.
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.
The class will run at The Traditional Textiles School, 17c Vyse Street, The Jewellery Quarter, Hockley, Birmingham. B18 6LE