Learn embroidery from textile artist and needlework designer Mariana Barran Goodall of Hibiscus Linens in her signature embroidery class with CraftJam. During this workshop, you will learn the most versatile stitches and techniques needed to design and create your own unique set of four hand-embroidered cocktail napkins.
In this workshop, you will learn:
embroidery techniques specific to fine linens
how to prep your embroidery hoop
the basics of selecting the perfect thread
how to start and finish your embroidery project
essential embroidery stitches such as the running stitch, candy cane, French knot, leaf stitch, seed stitch, steam stitch, and more.
We will supply you with everything you need, including napkins, a selection of over 200 colors of threads, and a kit to get your project started! No additional purchase necessary.
Additional towels and embroidery designs will be available for purchase.
Needlework artist Mariana Barran Goodall's work combines a modern aesthetic with traditional textile and needlework techniques. As a Mexican designer, Mariana is passionate about preserving old world stitching methods and takes pride in working with heritage textiles to create new and meaningful pieces. She believes in the warmth and universal happiness that comes from a piece of art made completely by hand.
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