We’ve run this beginners hand embroidery course several times over the years and our students have become diehard fans of the twinchie, a modest 2 x 2 inch square of fabric that can spark creativity in anyone.
You mean you’ve never heard of a twinchie? It’s the gateway to learning embroidery that’s joyfully addictive and doesn’t require lots of expensive kit.
During the course, students learn:
- 6 basic embroidery stitches, from backstitch to French knots
- Simple applique techniques
- Adding beads, sequins or buttons to your design
- Ideas for making more twinchies after the course
Learn more about twinchies in our video: What is a twinchie? And how do I make one?
Our beginners hand embroidery workshop is for 2 hours. We teach the course live via Zoom and use video, live demonstrations and encourage our students to ask questions as they go along. Classes are limited to smaller groups.
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