Machine Embroidery - Madeira Appliqué
Imagine, 100 years ago, while decorating for Christmas, by a crackling fire, an all-white stocking is lovingly unwrapped from its tissue paper and hung on the mantel. Now imaging that you too, can have a exquisite white-on-white Christmas stocking that was featured in Creative Machine Embroidery magazine. It will truly become a family heirloom. This stunning stocking is made of silk and cotton so it will last forever. Learn techniques for embroidering, marking and sewing silk. Make the lace in-the-hoop! Then add the lining. When you find out how this is done, you'll shake your head and say "Now, why didn't I think of that?" No more wrestling with trying to get the lining smoothly into the stocking.
Bring your embroidery machine to this hands-on class, you’ll get tips for perfect placement and matching, tips for machine embroidery on silk and more.
Class Fee (per person): $50, one day class
Kit fee: $40 Includes: 100% Silk Charmeuse, 100% cotton batiste, 100% cotton English netting, specialty needles, embroidery thread, stabilizer, templates and complete instructions. Students will need to purchase the designs and load them into their machines before the class.