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Beginning Embroidery - Modern Tiling Scene

This class is perfect for a beginning embroiderer, or anyone ready to learn the Tiling Scene embroidery technique!

Class fee includes the full design files and pattern for: Modern Expressions Tiling Scene ($34.99MSRP) plus instruction. Thread and stabilizers are required and sold separately. 


  • How to read an embroidery design pattern
  • How to enter thread color information in your machine
  • How to keep it organized!
  • Moving embroidery to your machine
  • Good hooping practices
  • Stabilizer Education
  • Embroidery Trouble Shooting
  • Piecing the Tiles together

During class, we will stitch out 2-4 Tiling Scene blocks, and then switch to sewing and show you our best tips for piecing them together! Two evening dates available - Thursday, December 3rd and Thursday, January 14th. 5:00pm - 8:30pm 

- Embroidery Machine in good working order

- Embroidery Module
- BERNINA Large Oval Hoop
- Foot #26 Teardrop Embroidery

- Power Cord
- Foot control
- Sewing table for end of class sewing techniques
- Bobbin filled with 60 or 80 weight Bobbin Thread
- One empty bobbin

- FABRIC! Please use only 100% Cotton Quilt Fabric. Make sure your fabrics go together. Avoid prints, florals, novelty or anything that will take away from the embroidery design. We recommend 7 colored fabrics from the same blender line, or low-contrast Batiks. 

Keep in mind that your thread colors and fabric colors must contrast. Pastel fabrics, use dark threads. Dark fabrics, use lighter threads. 

• (16 Total) Block fabrics. Cut each block to 10" x 14" or large enough for your embroidery hoop. 
Fabric #1  - 3 blocks 
Fabric #2 - 2 blocks
Fabric #3 - 3 blocks
Fabric #4- 1 block
Fabric #5 - 3 blocks
Fabric #6 - 2 blocks
Fabric #7 - 2 blocks

- Ultra Clean & Tear Tearaway Stabilizer
- 40wt Isacord Threads in 11 Different Colors that contrast your fabric selection
- 505 Temporary Adhesive Spray
- USB Stick that is compatible with your embroidery machine. Bring a blank USB stick so we can load the designs onto the machine for you. 
- Printed Paper copy of pattern. Please print in color. (Will be emailed to you prior to class)
- Size 90/14 Embroidery Needles
- Basic embroidery supplies such as snips, scissors, etc
- Rotary Cutter and small ruler for trimming blocks
- 50wt Cotton thread for piecing blocks together
- 1/4" Patchwork sewing foot for piecing blocks together. BERNINA #37, #37D, #57, #57D, #97, or #97D

Skill Level: beginner
Skill Details: This class is perfect for the beginner embroiderer! Seasoned embroiderers who have never done a tiling scene before will also find this class helpful!
Materials Included: Designs provided the evening of class. All other materials sold separately.
Requirements: Students must have an embroidery machine in good working order, with a minimum 5" x 7" Embroidery hoop.
Instructor: Lucy Ess
Price includes embroidery designs, pattern, and evening of instruction

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This class cannot be purchased online. Please contact the store for more information.