07/26 Houston - Hand Embroidered Lettering 6:00 - 8:30
Learn embroidery from a textile artist as Needlework Designer Mariana Barran Goodall During this workshop, you will learn stitches to create complex monograms decorated with flowers.
Your Sampler for this class will be one of Mariana's hand crocheted towels with your choice of monogram design.
In this session you’ll learn:
Techniques of Hand Embroidered Lettering for Fine Linens
how to prep your embroidery hoop for DIY magic
the basics of selecting the perfect thread
how to start and end your embroidery project
how to create essential embroidery stitches such as satin stitch, paddling, roses, back stitch, lazy daisy among others.
We’ve got everything you need right here, including over 230 color threads to choose from and a cute starter kit. Everything you will need for the class will be available for you to use at the class. No additional purchase necessary.
Additional towels and embroidery designs will be available for purchase.
Needlework Designer Mariana Barran Goodall's work combines a modern aesthetic with traditional textile and needlework techniques. The artist, a Mexican designer, is passionate about preserving old world stitching methods. This allows her to work through heritage textiles to reveal new insights in a very simple matter. She believes in the warmth and universal language that comes from a piece of art made completely by hand.