Needlecraft/Open Craft

Needlecraft/Open Craft

$285 Limited inc GST
Needlecraft/Open Craft

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Needlecraft/Open Craft Classes Sydney

Have you ever wanted to learn hand embroidery skills, a new stitch technique or perhaps finish off an old craft project?

This hands-on course will teach you most forms of embroidery techniques, including surface stitchery, traditional embroidery, smocking, heirloom sewing and more.

Macquarie Community College also operates from a range of venues across North and Western Sydney. We have campuses in Carlingford, Eastwood, Chatswood, Blacktown, Richmond and many more. Enrol online today or call us to have a chat about your options.

Course Outline

In this course you can learn:

  • Hand embroidery for various techniques
  • Whitework
  • Shadow work
  • Wool embroidery
  • Hardanger
  • Crewel work
  • Pulled and drawn thread
  • Cross stitch
  • Ribbon embroidery
  • Canvas work
  • Shisha work
  • Tambour work
  • Embellishments including beading
  • Patchwork and quilting
  • Applique
  • Candlewicking
  • Smocking
  • Heirloom sewing
  • Stumpwork
  • Knitting
  • Crochet
  • Garment construction

Course Outcome

By the end of the course you will have learnt specific skills and techniques in needlecraft/open craft and produced a sample or product in your chosen technique.

What to Bring

Each week you will need to bring:

  • Pen and notebook
  • Pencil
  • Embroidery scissors
  • Pins
  • Tape measure
  • Embroidery hoop (20cm is a good size)
  • Selection of hand sewing needles
  • Selection of embroidery threads
  • 30cm piece of plain cotton material for practice stitches
  • Thimble

Prerequisite: Desirable

Students do not need to have any prior knowledge of any needlecraft/open craft techniques.

This class is suitable for beginners to advanced levels of embroidery skills.

Delivery Mode

This course will involve a combination of teacher demonstrations and student practical work. You will complete individual projects at your own pace with guidance from the tutor.

Logistical Information

Free parking available onsite.