The art of embroidery has been highly regarded as one of the most beautiful decorative arts, embellishing fabric to create exquisite designs and patterns, you can create your own from the comfort of your home with École Saint Clare's best selling embroidery bundle. Each bundle contains elegant designs chosen for their unique beauty.
Tambour Beading Level 1 Class
Join Stephanie Bonneau from Ecole Saint Clare for this Online class: Tambour Beading Level 1. You will be learning the foundations of Tambour Beading including the chain stitch, stitching fine beads and bugles and stitching the sequins “en rivière”. You will also learn how to create exquisite flower. Stephanie will take you to step by step to learn the main techniques and will give you extra tips on the technique. Start to learn this amazing technique with this online class.
Tambour beading embroidery consists of embroidering fine beads and sequins with a hook to create a chain stitch. The main technique is widely used in Paris Fashion Houses such as Chanel and Dior. Ecole Saint Clare, with Stephanie Bonneau, is taking this popular class online to be accessible to everyone.
Receive step-by-step videos, materials and equipment, and PDF resources. Interactive social media groups discuss questions and allow you to share your experience and inspirations. The course is accessible for 12 months from the date of purchase.
You will need the additional equipment for this course, including:
- A 10 or 12 inch seated frame (with a stand or clips to use both hands)
- Embroidery scissors
This experience has an additional offer which includes a Silk Shading kit and a Goldwork pad.
Deluxe Embroidery Kit
The first kit is inspired by the traditional English rose. This elegant piece contains some of the fundamental goldwork techniques that those who have worked in embroidery will be aware of. The final piece will be approximately 6.5cm x 5cm. Creating depth by adding intricate gold pearl purl, then moving to add shade which will bring highlights to the design which will contrast with the background. This design has an option for a white or a black satin duchess fabric.
The first kit includes:
- Detailed instructions
- Gilt pearl purl
- Gilt bright check gurl
- Anis green smooth purl
- Different sized needles
- White single duchess satin fabric (with the artwork already drawn on)
- Yellow Gutermann bobbin thread
The second kit's design is a buttonhole rose. This charming design reveals a flower with pink petals and carefully applied Bicone crystals to create the illusion of shimmering droplets which glisten in the light. The final piece will be approximately 9cm x 6cm.
The second kit includes:
- White duchess satin
- Different colours of silk thread
- Swarvoski crystals
- Glass beads
- White Gutermann thread
Both kits are aimed towards someone who has knowledge of embroidery, not necessary goldwork: but wishes to enhance their knowledge of the techniques.
This bundle also includes a Silk Shading Kit worth £47.50 and a Goldwork pad worth £12.50.