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The Art of Digitised Embroidery and the Soldering Iron: Saturday 15th September

The Art of Digitised Embroidery and the Soldering Iron: Saturday 15th September
The Art of Digitised Embroidery and the Soldering Iron: Saturday 15th September
The Art of Digitised Embroidery and the Soldering Iron: Saturday 15th September
Our Price: £40.00
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Date    
Saturday 15th September

Time    
10.00-4.00pm

Cost    
£40.00

Skill Level
This class is suitable for owners of computerised embroidery machines.

Tutor – Kathleen Laurel-Sage
Kathleen is a freelance textile artist, designer and very enthusiastic and inspirational embroiderer. 
Her work ranges from conventional items through relief to exciting three dimensional pieces. 
Kathleen uses a conventional sewing machine but has recently started to use a Husqvarna embroidery machine and software to creating some amazing projects which she is keen to share with you!  

The Art of Digitised Embroidery and the Soldering Iron
This is a new and interesting use of your embroidery machine, come along and give it a go!
In this workshop you will use your embroidery machine to load and stitch out the elements required to make this layered panel. Areas of the embroidery will then have some layers removed to let subtle colours come through before using a soldering iron to cut them out and assemble them in to an elegant layered and dimensional design.

Requirements:
A varied selection of greens, blues , aqua, and gold Organza fabrics and 1/2 metre of sheer blue Organza fabric as an overlay fabric to cover the other colours Which we  will cut up into small squares and layer under it.

Sharp scissors for cutting fabrics and small sharp embroidery scissors to do the reverse appliqué

Hand sewing needle and white tacking thread

Black rayon 40wt embroidery thread 1000m

Black filled bobbin (or pre wound) x2

Hydrosoluble film (medium) x 1 mt

Machine embroidery needle

240 x 150 hoop

Sensor Q Foot or embroidery R foot

Tile or glass to solder out onto 

12 or 18 watt fine tipped soldering iron 
( I will have some class ones for use)

Soft towel to pat dry your design once dissolved

General needlework kit. Scissors, ruler, needles and thread, notebook
And pen for notes