Textiles - Doodle Embroidery | Tunbridge Wells Adult Education

Textiles - Doodle Embroidery at Tunbridge Wells Adult Education

Textiles - Doodle Embroidery at Tunbridge Wells Adult Education

Price: £71.00 Starts: 21/02/2018 Time: 13:00 - 15:00
Tutor: Naomi Louise Dickins Ends: 28/03/2018 Location: Tunbridge Wells Adult Education
Level: Mixed Level Day of Week: WED Duration: 6 weeks

About this course

This Textiles course is aimed at people who have never tried embroidery, or who would like to brush up on their stitching skills. The aim is to work on a number of small-scale ‘doodle design’ projects – either from sources provided by the tutor or from your own doodles - learning and practising a variety of embroidery stitches such as stem stitch, lazy daisy stitch, satin stitch and French knots.
By the end of this course you should be able to
• Describe the technique of embroidery
• Transfer an outline embroidery design onto fabric
• Work a number of embroidery stitches including some or all of: satin; seed; stem; long and short; back; lazy daisy; French knots; bullion bars.

How will I be taught?

Craft courses provide an opportunity for you to learn and develop skills, techniques and understand how to design for a chosen craft to a higher level. Tutors will use a variety of teaching methods including demonstration, instructions, one-to-one tutorial guidance, group discussions and critiques.
Our courses are taught by qualified and experienced tutors most of whom are practising craftspeople.

What do I need to bring with me?

You will be required to provide sufficient materials for their own project; your tutor will give advice on this in the first session. You will also need to bring a basic sewing kit, notepad and pencil.

What can I do next?

These courses are designed to progress students to higher levels of the craft with KAE ore other related Craft course such as Quilting or Applique.

What do I need to join the course

An interest in Hand Embroidery and a desire to learn the stitches to use to decorate objects and clothing in your home or just for relaxation.
It is important to note that craft courses are practical, requiring a degree of manual dexterity.

About the Tutor: Naomi Louise Dickins

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Getting there

Tunbridge Wells Adult Education
Monson Road
Tunbridge Wells
Tunbridge Wells

If you require any information about this location then please call 03000 41 2222 and quote the Course Code TWL/53951/F/LC.
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