Company: Life of Thread - Toronto, Ontario
Technique: Hand Embroidery
Designer: Sheila Ramsay
Description: Add some homemade Christmas Charm to your tree! In your kit you'll learn to embroider three ornaments: a snowman, a gingerbread man and a Christmas tree! It features five different stitches which can produce an infinite number of designs once learned.
The kit includes:
- A printed pattern with colour and stitch guides, a how to guide for each stitch and instructions for tracing your design and hooping up
- 6" wooden embroidery hoop
- Size 7 embroidery needle
- all colours of felt, made from 100% recycled bottles (includes enough felt for front and back of each ornament)
- DMC six stranded floss
The pattern contains thorough instructions on everything you need to know to start.
Class: If you would like to sign up for a video-based instruction class, you can order that class separately and view it any time.
About the Canadian Company: Sheila Ramsay is a Toronto-based embroidery artist, who started Life of Thread to share her love of embroidery with her community. She has enjoyed stitching and costume making with the National Ballet of Canada, and other Ontario theatres, and most recently has achieved international recognition winning First place in the open category of the Hand & Lock Prize for Embroidery, 2019. Sheila continues to pursue independent embroidery works in her home studio
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Remnant Fabric/Skinny Bolts are sold by the piece (not by the half metre).