Have you always fancied giving Freehand Machine Embroidery a go (also known as free motion) but always felt too nervous? Well let me show you how with simple to follow step by step videos. This self paced workshop is perfect for beginners wanting to try freehand machine embroidery or those that have tried it before but want to learn some extra hints and tips. In this online class you will learn through detailed videos, text & photographs: - What materials you will need - How to set up your sewing machine for freehand machine embroidery - How to hoop up/stabilize your fabric - How to 'draw' with your sewing machine - How to transfer designs on to fabric before stitching -The best ways to add pops of colour using Bondaweb -How to stitch raw edge applique -How to make a greetings card -Troubleshooting You will need: - A working sewing machine (You don't need a fancy one!) - Embroidery foot for your sewing machine - Calico* - A 8" Embroidery hoop* - Stabilizer* - Black Gutermann Sew All Thread* - Bondaweb* - Frixion Pen - Small scissors - Pencil - Selection of patterned fabrics* - An Iron (Optional: Trifold greeting card blank*, masking tape, double sided tape and baking paper) Alternatively a kit is available to buy with all the * items: https://www.mayidesign.co.uk/product-page/kit-for-online-workshop You have unlimited access to this workshop. So what's stopping you? Come & join the fun, but be warned it can be very addictive!
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