Toadstools Cyber Class




Toadstools Cyber Class – bookings now open!

The Toadstools cyber class is suitable for all levels of embroiderers wanting to learn Goldwork embroidery – The cyber class covers padding with felt, applying kid leather, pearl purl, chipping, formally laid purl, making collars in purl and couching in Brick Stitch. It also has a couple of techniques manipulating fabric and using felt padding in a way I’m sure that you’re not used to 😉

The class is taught in three lessons and includes preparation and transferring the design. The kit contains all fabrics, English gilt metal threads, coloured Indian sadi threads, Gutermann thread, pearls, 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

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 Toadstools 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: $170.00 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 June 10th and 24th and July 8th, 2022.

The class will conclude on the July 22nd, 2022.

The class is limited to 30 participants – bookings now open. The closing date for bookings is May 15th, 2022 (to allow for shipping of kits to international locations).

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