Textiles - Hand Knitted and Embroidered Scarves | Tunbridge Wells Adult Education

Textiles - Hand Knitted and Embroidered Scarves at Tunbridge Wells Adult Education

Textiles - Hand Knitted and Embroidered Scarves at Tunbridge Wells Adult Education

Price: £71.00 Starts: 01/11/2017 Time: 13:00 - 15:00
Tutor: Ends: 06/12/2017 Location: Tunbridge Wells Adult Education
Level: Mixed Level Day of Week: WED Duration: 6 weeks

About this course

This short Textile course will give you the opportunity to create a unique scarf of your own design. You will be able to choose either to knit and embellish a scarf from a pattern of your choice (or from one provided by the tutor) or to embellish a ready-made felt or silk scarf, using surface embroidery stitches, ribbons, buttons or beads. You will have the opportunity to try a number of different stitch techniques and to try your hand at design.
By the end of this course you should be able to
• Describe and explain the techniques of knitting and/or embroidery
Either –
• produce a range of embroidery stitches including some or all of: satin; seed; stem; long and short; back; lazy daisy; French knots; bullion bars.
• follow a written or charted knitting pattern
• Produce a decorated scarf

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. 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, if you require it, in the first session. You will also need to bring a basic sewing kit, notepad and pencil.

What can I do next?

Further Textile or Craft courses with KAE.

What do I need to join the course

All students are welcome on this course with or without a sewing background as the course will assume no knowledge.

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/53941/F/LC.
Course Code: TWL/53941/F/LC Book Now

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