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Introduction to Embroidery: Insect

SF School of Needlework and Design

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Highlights

This class is part of our 6-part Introduction to Embroidery Series. The subject of this class is “Insect.” You will have the choice of stitching traditional bees or modern beetles. 

This class will cover the following stitches:

  • laid work
  • whipped wheel
  • couching
  • buttonhole stitch
  • bullion knot
  • buttonhole bar
  • ermine filling
  • whipped backstitch
Our Introduction to Embroidery Series will introduce you to foundational embroidery skills such as how to thread the needle, how to start and end your threads, and how to use an embroidery hoop. You will have the opportunity to practice stitching with four different kinds of threads: wool, cotton, metallic, and silk. In addition to the fabric for the finished design, you will be provided with a “doodle cloth” for practicing your embroidery stitches. 

This series consists of six different classes. Each one has a different subject matter (i.e. Animal, Flower, Building) and two design options, a traditional design or a contemporary design. You can take as many of the classes as you like and in any order that you wish. You will learn eight different stitches in each class, or a total of 48 stitches if you take all six!

Kit Contents: 
  • needles
  • silk fabric
  • threads (cotton, wool, silk, metallic)
Equipment Needed: All materials are supplied; you may bring your own sewing kit if you like

This class is great for beginners or anyone wishing to brush up on their embroidery skills

The class identified is made available through CourseHorse, a 3rd party marketplace for Embroidery classes and more. Groupon is not affiliated with or sponsored by the merchant, SF School of Needlework and Design, in connection with this offer. Please contact Groupon customer service for all inquiries related to this offer. Inquiries placed to CourseHorse will be directed back to Groupon.

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What You'll Get

This class is part of our 6-part Introduction to Embroidery Series. The subject of this class is “Insect.” You will have the choice of stitching traditional bees or modern beetles. 

This class will cover the following stitches:

  • laid work
  • whipped wheel
  • couching
  • buttonhole stitch
  • bullion knot
  • buttonhole bar
  • ermine filling
  • whipped backstitch
Our Introduction to Embroidery Series will introduce you to foundational embroidery skills such as how to thread the needle, how to start and end your threads, and how to use an embroidery hoop. You will have the opportunity to practice stitching with four different kinds of threads: wool, cotton, metallic, and silk. In addition to the fabric for the finished design, you will be provided with a “doodle cloth” for practicing your embroidery stitches. 

This series consists of six different classes. Each one has a different subject matter (i.e. Animal, Flower, Building) and two design options, a traditional design or a contemporary design. You can take as many of the classes as you like and in any order that you wish. You will learn eight different stitches in each class, or a total of 48 stitches if you take all six!

Kit Contents: 
  • needles
  • silk fabric
  • threads (cotton, wool, silk, metallic)
Equipment Needed: All materials are supplied; you may bring your own sewing kit if you like

This class is great for beginners or anyone wishing to brush up on their embroidery skills

The class identified is made available through CourseHorse, a 3rd party marketplace for Embroidery classes and more. Groupon is not affiliated with or sponsored by the merchant, SF School of Needlework and Design, in connection with this offer. Please contact Groupon customer service for all inquiries related to this offer. Inquiries placed to CourseHorse will be directed back to Groupon.

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  • Must be 14 or older to attend
  • Voucher valid only for date and time listed; may not be exchanged, altered, or redeemed for other dates, but may send a friend in place.
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