What past students have said....
"I'm so pleased I took the opportunity to join your beginners class. Your encouragement and patience was most appreciated and those delicious muffins were a hit too! A great day all round." - Leah
"Absolutely loved your class. Looking forward to coming to another. Thank you for sharing your wonderful skill, creativity and clear teaching" - Tina
"Thanks for a great day and starting a new obsession" - Zoe
"Thanks so much for the great day Liz. You're an excellent teacher and it was a really nice way to spend the day." - Rachel
"Thank Liz once again for an amazing class. It’s such a lovely environment to learn in and you are a very patient teaching. I’ve come away with a lots of amazing new stitches and am so inspired with all the things I feel confident to tackle. Including my lovely new kit. Thanks " -Delwyn
"Your embroidery class last Saturday was a master class full of concentration to learn a new craft warmed by your hospitality, thoughtful tutelage and the camaraderie of the group - Robyn
"I had a fabulous day! Thank you Liz for your wonderful tuition and company!" - Andrea
"It was a wonderful day!" Pippa
"I had a great day - so nice to spend time with like minded ladies - felt like I'd known you all for ages. Can't wait to do some more stitching - I'm hooked "! Fiona
"Such a wonderful day today at your embroidery workshop ! Went away much wiser, armed with a range of practical/beautiful stitches .. and a mountain of inspiration .. for my embroidery journey ahead. Thank you" !! Lavonny
"Thanks again for the class Liz. I very much enjoyed it and it was a great way to spend the day". Alison
"Lovely day ... so thank you Liz for a great workshop ... really enjoyed it". Neisha
Beginner Embroidery workshops:
Workshops have finished for 2018 - come along in 2019! Email me - I'll let you know when the 2019 dates have been set.
Come and join me for a fun day of stitching - and a bit of cosy tea drinking and cake eating!
Held around the kitchen table at Muriwai Beach, Auckland - a very relaxed and informal setting with a spectacular view of the beach.
10am - 3pm including half an hour for lunch (byo).
The Stitchsmith shop will be open for the day exclusively to class participants - lots of stuff at wholesale prices
In addition - selected colours of DMC floss and Appletons tapestry yarn at reduced prices.
Plus - a 10% discount if you have attended a previous Stitchsmith class.
The cost is $65 and includes tea and cake plus a BIG pack of supplies including:
6 x DMC stranded cotton skeins
Water erasable pen
Full color stitch instructions to take home.
At least eight (depending on how we go timewise) embroidery stitches
Starting and finishing your thread
Different types of stitching fabric
Stitching tips and tricks
How to transfer a pattern to fabric using several different methods
Hoop art – how to present your work
What to bring:
All you need to bring is your lovely self, a byo lunch and a pair of small sharp scissors!.
A deposit of $35 is due on booking with the balance due on the day (deposit becomes non-refundable 4 weeks before the class commences).