Learn how to create a variety of hand embroidery styles, which include shadow-works, goldwork, ribbon-work, mirror-work and cut-work. During the course you will start with all couture embroidery basics (running stitch, chain stitch, satin stitch, cross stitch, overcast stitch, bullion stitch), and then progress to complex and artisanal embroidery (goldwork, working with bullion wire, French knots, sequin embroidery). A step-by step guidance, diagrams and a comprehensive overview of needed tools is the core of this course.
This masterclasses will give you hands-on experience on fabric embroidery. During the class you will create a range of embroidered fabric samples. Moreover you will learn how to prepare and use a embroidery hoop, how to transfer designs to fabric, how to attach wire to stump-work and how to attach sequins and beads.
Artisanal and beautifully hand-embroidered fabrics can be found in collections of such designers as Alexander McQueen, Chanel, Dior, Elie Saab,
Join Haute Couture Techniques Masterclasses, choose between a basic or advanced level and start creating your own embroidered designs!
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