Festive Stitched Birds Online Workshop with Jessica Grady
Festive Stitched Birds Online Class
Create your own festive tree decoration using fabric, embellishments and embroidery to bring your own bird design to life. Embroidery artist Jessica Grady will give you ideas for creating your design, then show you the steps to add stuffing and stitch your bird decoration together. No embroidery experience is necessary.
This is an online workshop.
How does it work?
Prior to the session you will receive all of the equipment and materials you will need through the post. Along with a Meeting ID and Password for Zoom. Using these, you can log in to the class at the time of the workshop!
For this workshop, you need an embroidery hoop and needle. If you don't have one, add one to your order using the drop down menu.
We're based in the UK, and understand shipping can be expensive for international orders. If you live elsewhere and would like to join the class, we can offer a separate option to provide your own materials. To do this, get in touch with us at firstname.lastname@example.org, we'll send you a payment link at a discounted rate along with a materials list.
Each participant will receive a lucky dip materials pack to complete the live class which will contain a mix of the following:
- Pre-cut bird shapes
- Extra fabric swatches
You can also choose to add on a hand painted embroidery hoop and needle with your materials pack.
What's else will you need?
- Sewing needle
- Embroidery thread of your choice
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.