Let's Embroider with Watercolor
Create an embroidered watercolor landscape with simple techniques.
Class Duration:1.5 hours
Age Requirements: 13-Adult
Recommended Prerequisite: Let's Embroider Level 2
Required Skills: Ability to transfer a pattern, hoop fabric, thread a needle, execute basic embroidery stitches.
Materials Fee: None
Out of District Fee: $10 (includes class and materials fees)
Suggested Materials: Students should have the following materials to complete the project*:
Printed Handout - sent week of class
- Cotton Embroidery Floss (mountain colors - grey, brown, black, and one additional accent color)
- 4-inch and 5-inch Embroidery Hoops (recommend 4-inch for working and 5-inch for display)
- Embroidery Needle
- 7x7 inch light-colored Cotton Canvas Fabric
Watercolor palette (feel free to use Crayola or brand of choice)
- Additional watercolor tools (cup of water, paper towels, appropriate work surface)
Non-Water-Soluble transfer pen or paper (Frixion pen or plain pencil recommended)
*If you do not have the suggested materials, please use any materials you have on hand. At the start of class, please inform the instructor if you are using materials other than those suggested.
Note: Beginning embroidery skills are necessary to be successful in this class. New to embroidery? Check out the Fiber Arts Lib Guide.
This is an online class hosted through Zoom. You will receive an email with a link to access the Zoom room before the event.
A computer with access to the internet and speakers or headsets are required. A webcam and microphone are suggested to fully participate. Please note that Zoom allows you to share your video and audio with the group. If you choose to enable these settings, you are consenting to appear on audio and video. This event is not being recorded and we ask that out of courtesy to the other participants, please refrain from screen captures, photography or resharing information about the participants or the discussion outside of this event.
If using a mobile device, Android and iOS users must install the Zoom App (App Store | Play Store). However, please note interactivity may be limited.