Creative Hand Stitch Workshop with Jessica Grady
Creative Hand Stitch Class
Get creative with thread and learn how to use various materials as alternative thread ideas such as fabric strips, wire, wools and ribbon to make your own textured stitch sample. Embroidery artist Jessica Grady will show you techniques to create textured and colourful stitches on a fabric sampler. You do not need to have any previous knowledge of embroidery stitches as everything will be shown in the class, all materials are also included in the ticket price.
In this 2 hour long class suitable for beginners wanting to try something new as well as those with more experience in textiles that would like to expand their skills and techniques. No previous stitch experience is required as Jessica will teach you all the techniques that you will need to know for the class.
All materials are included in the ticket price, all you have to bring along is yourself and a willingness to be creative!
Jessica is a contemporary embroidery artist who works from her studio in Leeds with the assistance of her studio cat Spencer the tabby! She create colourful and highly tactile textiles and sculptures that utilise many recycled and waste materials. She also teaches workshops and courses across the country to schools, private groups and organisations. Jessica’s work has been sold and exhibited across the UK and Europe and she is also a Crafts Council Directory maker. She was awarded the Embroiderers Guild Scholar award in 2018 for her textile practice.