Course overview

If you would like to try out new embroidery skills or expand on knowledge you already have, this course is for you. The course is a great introduction to stitching letters and words in thread. You will have the opportunity to try out different styles of lettering and embroidery throughout the course and make a simple stitch design with a phrase or a word that you can make with the new skills you have learned.

Course description

This course is designed as an introduction to stitching individual letters and a variety written styles using Hand Embroidery. During the course we will look at different styles of type and letters from cursive writing to abstract Graffiti style writing. There will be a series of presentations on the various styles covered and a project in which you can choose a form of lettering and create a word or short phrase to embroider using the skills being learned during the course. We will use a mix of simple embroidery stitches and learn how to layer stitches to create new effects.

By the end of the course, you will be able to:

-Demonstrate a variety of stitches used for hand embroidered letters.

-Expand your skills and gain confidence in creating your own designs.

-Design a simple word or phrase and transfer to fabric.

-Identify the best stitches to create different types of embroidered lettering.

-Use the skills you have learned to embroider your own design.

What financial support is available?

We don't want anything to stand in your way when it comes to bringing Adult learning within reach so if you need anything to support you to achieve your goals then speak to one of our education experts during your enrolment journey. Most of our courses are government funded but if you don't qualify or need alternative financial help to access them then let us know.

What other support is available?

All of our digital content, teaching and learning activities and assessments are designed to be accessible so if you need any additional support you can discuss this with the education experts during your enrolment journey and we will do all we can to make sure you have optimal access.

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