Hand Embriodery: Make your own Patch

Julia C, Teacher: Embroidery & Macrame

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8 Lessons (53m)
    • 1. Intro

      1:11
    • 2. Tools and Getting Started

      5:43
    • 3. Sketch and Transfer Your Design

      6:13
    • 4. How to: Outline Stitches

      8:56
    • 5. How to: Filler Stitches

      13:54
    • 6. Project: Let's Make a Patch

      8:58
    • 7. Finishing

      7:46
    • 8. Final Thoughts

      0:34

About This Class

Hi and welcome to my class. I am excited to teach you how to hand embroider a patch designed by you! My love of patches probably stems from being in the girl scouts, but today patches are everywhere. In this class I hope you build your confidence and give you the itch to stitch. 

In this class we will go over

  • What tools are needed for embroidery
    • Needle
    • Embroidery Floss
    • Fabric
    • Embroidery Hoop
    • Scissors
    • Fabric glue
    • Transfer paper
    • Tracing paper
    • Drawing Utensils
  • Embroidery floss tips and tricks
  • Sketching and transferring your design
  • Outline stitches
    • Chain stitch
    • Back stitch
    • Stem stitch
  • Filler stitches
    • Weave stitch
    • Satin stitch
    • Burden stitch
  • Incorporating all of these skills to hand make a patch
  • Finishing touches
  • Attaching iron on backing 

I can't wait to see what you make!