Monday 16th December 2013
HAND STITCH A CHRISTMAS STOCKING WORKSHOP
with Victoria Coward from Cuddle Monster Crafts
7.00 pm – 9.30pm (2 ½ hrs) at Brighton Road Baptist Church, Horsham
This workshop is suitable for absolutely everyone from complete beginners to more advanced stitchers. By the end of the evening you will have a lovely hand sewn stocking ready for Father Christmas to fill with little treats on Christmas Eve!
Victoria from Cuddle Monster Crafts will be on hand to guide anyone less experienced through applying appliqué designs to your stocking using basic embroidery stitches (back stitch, chain stitch, blanket stitch and a laisy Daisy) on thick cream vintage woollen fabric. Then finishing your vintage style stocking design with felt, buttons and ribbon. More experienced sewers will enjoy getting creative with the large collection of threads, buttons and fabric that Victoria will be bringing along for you to use.
The cost of the workshop covers all materials. Height of stocking is approx 14” and overall width is 11”. Please note that although some photos show red the base fabric will be cream.
Suitable : For everyone
Place: limited to 12 places
You will need to bring: all materials will be supplied but you need to bring:
– A small basic sewing kit (needles, small scissors, pins, and measuring tape)
– A thimble if you need to use one.
Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested and we can send you the booking form.