A-Z of Hand Stitching with Stitch School’s Melanie Bowles – Saturday 13 July SOLD OUT


Saturday 13 July
£60 inc. materials, lunch & refreshments

This workshop includes the full A-Z Embroidery kit and introduction to the alphabet of embroidery stitches complete with printed linen sampler, hoop, threads, tapestry needles and instruction booklet. Each letter of the alphabet has its own individual stitch to practice. Along with the A-Z instruction booklet you will explore the vocabulary of embroidery to make your own unique linen sampler. Be inspired too by the Stitch-School archive of embroidery books and samplers and the Women’s Work exhibition which we will take time to explore together.

Melanie Bowles is the co-founder of Stitch-School along with Aimee Betts whose aim is to provide professional and inspirational guidance to reconnect to the benefits of embroidery through embroidery kits, workshops and community events. Melanie studied Embroidery at Manchester Metropolitan University and is Senior Lecturer at Chelsea College of Arts. Author of Digital Textile Design and Print, Make, Wear publisher Laurence King. She specialises in designing educational kits to encourage and inspire textile processes alongside doing her own embroidery work which she exhibits.


Cancellations must be received at least 7 working days prior to the event for a refund to be given. Cancellations after this period will not be refunded unless another person is able to take your place.

If the workshop is cancelled we issue a full refund to the people already booked on.

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