This is a Hand Sewing class and focused on introducing you to the varying beginners technique that can be worked and applied to surface embellish fabrics with beads known as “BEADED EMBROIDERY” for garments and interior projects.
We cover some basic techniques and different ways to attach beads including single and couching techniques and various ways to secure work.
We also go over the PRACTICAL elements that are required to decide and plan work, like suitability and placement.
This is a great class also for anyone interested in costume making for both adults and kids, and perfect if you want to know how to enhance and up-cycle unwanted items.
Adventurous and Confident Beginner
Suitable for those who have an acceptable knowledge and understanding of hand sewing.
What you learn:(different types of beads/sequins/stones and uses) Threads and needles
Fabrics, application, planning and placement choices
Single and multiple beading on fabric including couching
Care and handling
What you make:
Sampler using different techniques and materials for practise and then make and take home a simple ROSE CORSAGE
All materials and instruction handouts
Time: One day workshop – 3 hours