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Basic Embroidery 1W20

Learn the history and use of spot samplers, then make your own as you practice basic stitches including seed, running, back, stem, split, chain, lazy daisy, cross and satin stitches and French knots. Explore various techniques for transferring designs and securing threads on the back of your work.

Limit 8 students

Emily Tirella


Emily Tirella was born and raised in Upstate New York. She moved to Boston in 2010 for school and never looked back.  Originally studying photography, she found herself lost and looking for something different. In 2012, Emily was injured and out of work for a month.  Following on the footsteps of her mother, Emily has always been a talented hand-quilter when she started doing embroidery. Since then she has developed a passion for creating new techniques with hand sewing of all types, sashiko, cross stitch, crewel, and more.  She started doing markets and trying to quickly her name was among the most wanted embroidery teacher in Cambridge and Boston. 

Fiber Art, Embroidery
Materials & Tools:

$10 Materials Fee payable in class to the instructor