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Class Reqs Machine Embroideryed Landscape

Machine embroidered water soluble trees and scenery

With Kathleen Laurel Sage

 

Requirements

White cotton fabric (1 fat quarter)

Romeo water soluble film or another HEAVY WEIGHT brand of soluble, such as Sulky Solvy (available from Creative Quilting). Fat quarter or equivalent.

10” wooden embroidery hoop with inner ring wrapped

Backing fabric, (1 fat quarter).  This could be another piece of cotton or a Vilene [NOT IRON ON]

A piece of pelmet Vilene A4 size

505 spray

Water colour paints, brushes and mixing tray (if you have some; Kathleen will bring some and ask you for a contribution if you use hers)

A piece of plastic to cover your working area

A hair dryer to dry your landscape

Sewing machine with all feet

A free motion machine embroidery foot

Size 80 and 70 needles for your machine

A varied selection of machine embroidery threads. Must have at least 3 greens in light medium and dark and 3 browns in light medium and dark. Plus reds for poppies, white for daisies yellows for buttercups etc. If in doubt bring them all

Sharp scissors

A screw driver to tighten your hooped work.

A piece of polystyrene to pin out your tree to dissolve the film away

Pins.  To pin out with