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Contemporary embroidery 101

  • Hold Fast Studio School 330b Ingalls Street Santa Cruz, CA, 95060 United States (map)
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Teacher: Lee DeGraw
Cost: $70

A contemporary approach to embroidery using a hands-on method of teaching in an intimate class environment. Students will learn 3-5 stitches, but are encouraged to explore freestyle methods of stitching as well.


The workshop will cover the basics of beginning a new embroidery project including purchasing essential materials, how to start a hoop, pattern transfer methods, stitching tips and tricks, and finishing a hoop.

take home

A curated selection of tools and supplies to get your started during the workshop and to continue your project home: embroidery hoop, fabric, embroidery floss, and needles.


contemporary embroidery 101

Saturday, June 23, 2019


After clicking “register”, visit the shopping cart at the top of the page to complete workshop registration & payment.

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