workshops

screen print and stitch

free machine embroidery and screen printing workshops

16 Feb 2022
free machine embroidery
click on link below to book
https://thespeculatingrook.co/product/one-day-machine-embroidery-workshop/
10 – 4Haddenham Arts Centre
20 High Street
Haddenham
CB6 3XA
29- 30
Mar
2022
stitch and print

Fully booked!
10-4Haddenham Arts Centre
20 High Street
Haddenham
CB6 3XA
26-27
Apr 2022
stitch and print
click on link below to book https://thespeculatingrook.co/product/stitch-and-print-workshop-1/
10-4Haddenham Arts Centre 20 High Street
Haddenham
CB6 3XA

All workshops take place at Haddenham Arts Centre for a maximum of five participants, bring a packed lunch or buy lunch in the arts centre café.

Free Machine Embroidery 1 day workshop

You will need sewing machine that can be adapted for free motion embroidery by dropping or covering the feed dogs. There are studio machines available if necessary.

A free motion foot for your machine, sometimes known as a darning foot. A universal version is available if you can’t find a branded one.

Spare bobbin spools and general sewing kit

Sewing machine needles – I use 100/16 most of the time or jeans needles.

Threads; any you have. There will also be a selection of thread available at the workshop.

Screen Print and Stitch 2 day workshop

Day 1, Screen printing

Printing on fabric using paper stencils. All materials provided.

Day 2, Free machine embroidery

Illustrate your printed fabrics with your own design using the sewing machine and threads as drawing tools.

For day 2 you will need to bring

A sewing machine that can be adapted for free motion embroidery by dropping or covering the feed dogs.

A free motion foot for your machine, sometimes known as a darning foot. A universal version is available if you can’t find a branded one.

Spare bobbin spools and general sewing kit

Sewing machine needles – I use 100/16 most of the time or jeans needles.

Threads; any you have. There will also be a selection of thread available at the workshop.

Fabric provided will include a piece large enough to cover a 30cm drum lightshade. If you choose to make a shade kits are available to buy during the workshop at an additional cost of £15.