Master the basics of hand embroidery! In this class you will learn how to set up and begin an embroidery project. You will learn how to transfer a template onto fabric or start embroidering an original idea. You will also be introduced to three basic stitches (satin stitch, chain stitch, and French knots) that can be used for many designs.
- Date: March 9th, 2024/ April 6th, 2024
- Duration: 13:00 – 15:30
- Fee: €30
- Language of Instruction: English
- Materials and Tools: Provided
- What will I take home?
Embroidery hoop with templates, needles, linen, and all the embroidery floss you need to finish your design!
- Venue: Hae (Sint Jacobstraat 5, Maastricht)
- Is the workshop child-friendly?
Each one of our workshops has a minimum number of participants required by the teacher. In case that number is not met, the workshop will be cancelled and you will receive a full refund.
Becky Doonan is a freelance textile conservator with a background in textile crafts and dressmaking. Becky’s job as a conservator brings her into regular contact with historic textiles. She has a longstanding fascination with traditional textile craft techniques, which she explores through activities such as hand spinning and other handicrafts.