About the Course
The student will learn the correct techniques, tools, needles, hoops / frame, threads and material needed for their specific type of embroidery. They will learn the correct design transfer, use of embroidery hoops, preparation of threads and fabric, stitches needed and working tips for their work.
TYPES OF EMBROIDERY.
Applique, Assisi, Basic embroidery stitches, Beading, Blackwork, Brazilian, Candlewicking, Canvas work, Cross stitch, Cutwork, Drawn thread work, Gold work, Hardanger, Mountmellick, Pulled thread work, Quilting, Ribbon, Shadow work, Smocking, Stumpwork, Wool and many more.
STARTING EQUIPMENT NEEDED.
Small embroidery hoop.
Leonie has been teaching in her field since 1980
Completed Fashion Certificate / Teacher training in 1979
Full-time teacher at Liverpool TAFE 1980 – 1982
Full-time teacher at Penrith TAFE 1983 to April 1996
After TAFE I have taught in many area
Dressmaking beginners to advanced
Needlecraft certificate (all major forms of embroidery and design)