Explore the art of free motion embroidery, mastering the use of your own zigzag sewing machine and a darning foot . You will learn to make grasses, leaves, flower, weeds, trees and more. You can spend the day perfecting your free motion stitches or create your own work of art. Extensive notes will be provided covering composition, depth, perspective and the use of colour.
Using free motion embroidery on your regular zigzag sewing machine you will create a beautiful goldfinch totally from thread. Once the bird is created, it will be cut out and appliqued onto your background fabric . Once learned the method can be used to create other birds, animals and flowers . These can be used for wall pieces, bags, wearable art etc. Extensive notes will be provided. This class takes place in my home studio at 683 Route 104 Burtts Corner on Sat. Oct 7 from 10-4. The cost is $60. For more information or to register contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org or 506-429-2148.
Below is the schedule to show where the World Wide Whispers collection has been and where it is travelling to next. I was very happy to see it recently at the Farfield Mill in Sedbergh UK.