Cyber Classes - ALISON COLE EMBROIDERY

Cyber Classes

Floral Pocketwatch Cyber Class – bookings now closed!

The Floral Pocketwatch cyber class is great for beginners to Stumpwork embroidery – it covers the usual buttonhole edging for detached elements as well as a second edging along with highlights of metal threads.

The class is taught in two lessons and includes preparation and transferring the design. This design is suitable for embroiderers of all skill levels.

The kit contains all fabrics, English gilt metal threads, Colourstreams silk thread, Gutermann thread, Spangles, wires, needles and pattern required to work the design. Once you have registered for the class, your kit and requirements list will be mailed to you along with your password to the class and forum.

The Cyber Class notes will be posted online at two week intervals and contain step by step instructions and colour photographs as if you were watching over my shoulder as I stitch. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to open the PDF file. This is free to download at http://get.adobe.com/reader/

As mentioned, an online Forum has been created for Cyber Class participants to talk to each other about their progress, ask me questions and post photos. This is a closed forum that only Floral Pocketwatch Cyber Class participants can enter. If you wish to ask me any questions about this, please feel free to email me.

Your registering for the Cyber Class indicates your agreement to Copyright terms and conditions – that the instructions, photos and design are the intellectual property of Alison Cole Embroidery and may not be copied, sold or taught – in part or in full – without the written permission from the author

Price: $105.00 Worldwide. This cost includes the kit, airmail postage with tracking and the lesson to work the project.

The lessons will be posted online on 29th May and 12th June, 2020.

The class will conclude on the 26th June, 2020.

While my classes are usually limited to 30 participants, because of the current Corona virus situation, I am happy to take up to 50 participants– bookings are now closed. The closing date for bookings is 29th April, 2020 (to allow for mailing of kits to international locations).

If you would like any further information, please do not hesitate to email me.

Please use the photo below to select the style and colour of casing that you would prefer.  Please add a second choice in the notes section in the event that your first choice is unavailable.

Top row (L to R):  Old Gold - Amber glass (opens with clear glass over embroidery), Old Gold - Clear glass (opens with clear glass over embroidery), Old Gold - rhinestones and clear glass (opens with clear glass over embroidery)

Bottom row (L to R):  Old Gold - Clear glass (doesn't open), Silver - Clear glass (doesn't open), Silver with Filigree cover (opens with clear glass over embroidery)

Turquoise Dragon Cyber Class – bookings now open!

The Turquoise Dragon cyber class is suitable for intermediate stitchers, those with a little experience in Goldwork embroidery or those up for a challenge – covering traditional Goldwork techniques such as padding with felt, applying pearl purl, laying purl and chipping along with contemporary techniques such as working detached Goldwork elements, playing with incorporating paper and use of Tyvek and Angelina fibres and also incorporating a little Stumpwork.  The piece is highlighted with turquoise beads and is worked in English gilt and coloured threads as well as highlighting with fancy sadi.

The class is taught in four lessons and includes preparation and transferring the design. While this design is geared towards those with a little experience, the piece is suitable for embroiderers of all skill levels who like a challenge.

The kit contains all fabrics, English gilt and coloured metal threads, Gutermann thread, Fancy Sadi, freshwater pearl beads, turquoise beads, needles and pattern required to work the design. Once you have registered for the class, your kit and requirements list will be mailed to you along with your password to the class and forum.

The Cyber Class notes will be posted online at two week intervals and contain step by step instructions and colour photographs as if you were watching over my shoulder as I stitch. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to open the PDF file. This is free to download at http://get.adobe.com/reader/

As mentioned, an online Forum has been created for Cyber Class participants to talk to each other about their progress, ask me questions and post photos. This is a closed forum that only Turquoise Dragon Cyber Class participants can enter. If you wish to ask me any questions about this, please feel free to email me.

Your registering for the Cyber Class indicates your agreement to Copyright terms and conditions – that the instructions, photos and design are the intellectual property of Alison Cole Embroidery and may not be copied, sold or taught – in part or in full – without the written permission from the author

Price: $220.00 Worldwide. This cost includes the kit, airmail postage with tracking and the four lessons to work the project.

The lessons will be posted online on 3rd, 17th and 31st July, and 14th August, 2020.

The class will conclude on the 28th August, 2020.

While my classes are usually limited to 30 participants, because of the current Corona virus situation, I am happy to take up to 50 participants – bookings are now open. The closing date for bookings is 3rd June, 2020 (to allow for mailing of kits to international locations).

If you would like any further information, please do not hesitate to email me.

Tigerlily Cyber Class – bookings now open!

The Tigerlily cyber class is suitable for those new to Stumpwork embroidery – covering traditional stumpwork techniques such as padding making petals with a wire edge and buttonhole stitch and working long and short stitch.  It features wired stamens and pistal and the piece also uses Goldwork techniques for the stem and leaves - working with gilt gimp and kid leather.

The class is taught in two lessons and includes preparation and transferring the design.  The kit contains all fabrics, English gilt metal threads, Gutermann thread, Thread Gatherer Silk thread, needles and pattern required to work the design. Once you have registered for the class, your kit and requirements list will be mailed to you along with your password to the class and forum.

The Cyber Class notes will be posted online at two week intervals and contain step by step instructions and colour photographs as if you were watching over my shoulder as I stitch. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to open the PDF file. This is free to download at http://get.adobe.com/reader/

As mentioned, an online Forum has been created for Cyber Class participants to talk to each other about their progress, ask me questions and post photos. This is a closed forum that only Tigerlily Cyber Class participants can enter. If you wish to ask me any questions about this, please feel free to email me.

Your registering for the Cyber Class indicates your agreement to Copyright terms and conditions – that the instructions, photos and design are the intellectual property of Alison Cole Embroidery and may not be copied, sold or taught – in part or in full – without the written permission from the author

Price: $120.00 Worldwide. This cost includes the kit, domestic postage with tracking/international shipping with DHL, and the lesson to work the project.

The lessons will be posted online on 4th and 18th September, 2020.

The class will conclude on the 2nd October, 2020.

The class is limited to 30 participants – bookings are now open. The closing date for bookings is 4th August, 2020 (to allow for shipping of kits to international locations).

If you would like any further information, please do not hesitate to email me.

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