Embroidery: Hand Stitched Portraits
Two Week Evening Course
Thu 01 Jan 1970
6.30pm - 9pm
See yourself or someone special as a work of art. Learn to use hand embroidery on canvas to create a unique portrait.
You will be guided through the process of creating a design, transferring it to your canvas and then learning a variety of embroidery stitches to make your design
There will be a variety of embroidery supplies to take away so you can continue your hand embroidery journey at home.
You will need to bring along a photo or drawing of yourself or the person you want to make your portrait of to use as the starting point for your design. All other materials are provided.
Sophie uses the art of embroidery to explore identity, challenge stereotypes and to create body positive images.
She is keen to get people stitching she runs workshops and has produced kits to set people off on a stitching journey of their own.
Workshop attendees get 10% food at hot drinks at our Café Bar.