I'm Carin, from Sweden originally. Sewing, embroidery and craft are part of our cultural heritage: in my country, nearly every home has a sewing machine. I've been sewing all my life: a skill which has been very useful in all my creative careers: I started off as an actress/puppeteer and costume maker at Theatre Morianen in Malmo. On moving to London, I obtained a degree in Visual Design &…
You will be welcomed to the workshop with some delicious home made cake and coffee/tea. We'll chat about hand embroidery, taking in some inspiring books , as well as hand embroidered arte facts and other interesting items. I will teach you some basic stitches, before getting stuck into your chosen project, which is yours to take home at the end. Your beautiful work will be framed, why not use…
- 9 years+ - 4 hour long workshop
home made cakes, fruit, tea, coffee, juice, water. Please let me know of any food allergies.
needles, embroidery thread and hoops, fabric. All materials/eqiupment that are needed for the workshop.
This pop up sewing workshop is held in Aylmer, which is a rustic and charming gin bar located next door to Forget Me Not Vintage furniture shop, in London's Highgate. The closest tube stations are Highgate or East Finchley, both on Northern Line, High Barnet Branch. Once you booked your place I'll email you precise directions.