Lovely Leaves: Free Motion Embroidery

By Molly Brown

Sunday, 29th November

11:00 - 13:00

Sponsored by:

Lovely Leaves: Free Motion Embroidery

Sunday, 29th November - 11:00 - 13:00

By Molly Brown

Sponsored by:

About

Join Molly for this 2-hour session and play away with free motion embroidery on your sewing machine. You will learn the basics of free motion embroidery from how to set up your machine to three ways to create lovely leaves. You will get tips on using soluble fabrics, how to make solid leaves, leaves on net and leaf skeletons each using different techniques.

This workshop is suitable for beginners to free motion or those with basic experience.

Materials you will need:

Materials can be purchased from suppliers of the Beyond K&S Shopping Hub, available here: www.theknittingandstitchingshow.com/shopping-hub

Bookers will receive full joining instructions and a session materials list. Plus, there will also be details of patterns, advance preparation guides and links of where kits can be purchased if these are applicable to your session.  

You will need:

Embroidery
  • 50 x 50cm square Avalon
  • Small square of Fine net
  • Various threads, mostly green. Any thread will do, but those made for machine embroidery are advised – e.g. Madeira Rayon colour 2310/ 1304/ 1170/ 1248/ 1251. Or Cotona 665/ 780/ 711. Or Superior Threads King Tut variegated thread in colours of your choice
  • Small scraps of fabric, Molly uses organza in various colours, but fine fabrics / threads / ribbon / yarn will do the trick.
  • Sewing machine and free motion /darning foot.
  • Small embroidery hoop preferably 4-6”
  • Scissors
  • Pattern – see end of sheet
  • 50 x 50cm square Avalon
  • Small square of Fine net
  • Various threads, mostly green. Any thread will do, but those made for machine embroidery are advised – e.g. Madeira Rayon colour 2310/ 1304/ 1170/ 1248/ 1251. Or Cotona 665/ 780/ 711. Or Superior Threads King Tut variegated thread in colours of your choice
  • Small scraps of fabric, Molly uses organza in various colours, but fine fabrics / threads / ribbon / yarn will do the trick.
  • Sewing machine and free motion /darning foot.
  • Small embroidery hoop preferably 4-6”
  • Scissors
  • Pattern – see end of sheet

Alternatively, a kit is available, priced £7.50 inclusive of P&P from the tutor which includes 50cm square of Avalon, Fine Net and a selection of small squares of coloured organza.

To purchase from the tutor, visit: www.mollybrownsemporium.co.uk

Access to the session

The session will take place live at the date and time stated above. All bookers will also receive a recording of the session to watch again on demand until 11:59pm on 31 December 2020. If you are unable to access the live session, we recommend you book in advance to take part at a time and date that suits you. There will be the option to book on demand, but please note a small price increase will apply.  

Tutor contacts

** The Knitting and Stitching Show are not responsible for the kits visitors purchase from the tutors including the price, availability or delivery. Stock my be limited. Please liaise with the tutors for details and please note restrictions may apply.