Embroidery from Photography
4-week course running throughout November, Saturday 4/11/17-25/11/17 from 2-4pm situated at 1 Rose Lane Studios.
Cost £12 per session.
Discussion around suitable subjects for embroidery piece, walk to Sefton Park to take a range of photographs, digital camera an advantage for participants but one will be available. Images downloaded and suitable ones chosen, run through graphics software then printed to a fabric.
Introduction to a range of embroidery stitches, work on small samples. Begin work on final pieces using stitches learned earlier in the session.
Continue to work on final pieces, group discussion around choices of stitches selected.
Edge finishing techniques demonstrated, use of re-purposed frames for presentation. Introduction to the commercial aspects of working as a textile artist based in the North-West.
Contact to book your place.