Company: Life of Thread - Toronto, Ontario
Technique: Hand Embroidery
Designer: Sheila Ramsay
Description: The Fairytale Flowers Beginner Embroidery Kit is a perfect introduction to embroidery! You'll learn to embroider three flowers: Larkspur, Forget-Me-Nots and Chamomile. The pattern features three different stitches which can produce an infinite number of designs once learned.
The kit includes:
- A printed pattern with colour and stitch guides, a how-to guide for each stitch, and instructions for tracing your design and hooping up
- 6" wooden embroidery hoop
- Size 7 embroidery needle
- Screen printed design on high quality, hand woven linen twill- DMC six stranded floss for each of the three flowers
The pattern contains thorough instructions on everything you need to know.
Class: If you would like to sign up for a video-based instruction class, you can order that class separately and view it any time.
About the Canadian Company: Sheila Ramsay is a Toronto-based embroidery artist, who started Life of Thread to share her love of embroidery with her community. She has enjoyed stitching and costume making with the National Ballet of Canada, and other Ontario theatres, and most recently has achieved international recognition winning First place in the open category of the Hand & Lock Prize for Embroidery, 2019. Sheila continues to pursue independent embroidery works in her home studio.