2 day Machine Embroidery Workshop

12 hours over 2 days




Learn the basics of machine embroidery. During this 2 day workshop you will be able to master applique, free motion quilting, putting together a tiled scene, trapunto work, folded fabric work, confetti, zipper insertion, cutwork, free standing lace work as well as shadow work. All these projects can be done on a 4x4 inch or 5x7 inch hoop. You will need to bring your own embroidery machine, and your machine must be capable of using a usb drive. All fabrics, stabilisers and threads will be provided for use during the workshop. At time of booking, please state which of the following formats your machine uses;

  • art
  • pes
  • dst-exp
  • vip
  • hus
  • jef
  • xxx
  • vp3
Please also state your hoop size as either 4x4 or 5x7. At the end of the workshop, you will have created different projects that can be sewn together to make a cusion cover and a sample reference for all the different techniques used. This is an ideal workshop to learn about al the basic techniques involved in making different projects.

What's included

All fabric and notions are included as well as sewing machines to sew up your project if needed. There will be plenty of tea, coffee and biscuits to keep you going. Just bring yourself, your embroidery machine and a packed lunch.