Landscape Embroidery
Intermediate | 1 hour 3 min
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Embroidery artist Lauren Holt of Lark Rising makes a sophisticated countryside scene by varying shades and stitches. Sew along as she creates an intriguing depth of field by varying thread color and layering simple shapes, piece by piece. The class comes with a downloadable PDF pattern and thread guide, but you’ll be inspired to use these principles to explore exciting landscapes of your own.
Here’s what you’ll need:
  • Embroidery thread; Lauren uses DMC brand (see color guide for shades)
  • Size 22 tapestry needle
  • 6” hoop
  • 9” square of fabric
  • Light box, Cricut Light Pad or sunny window for tracing
  • Pilot Frixion erasable ballpoint pen
  • Snips
  • Fabric shears
  • Heat gun or hair dryer
  • Class PDF with tracing template, color guide and section guide
Learn how to:
  • Embroider the satin stitch
  • Embroider the seed stitch
  • Straight stitch embroidery
  • Embroider french knots
  • Transfer a design for embroidering
  • Work a padded satin stitch

What you'll get:
  • A 7-part series of easy-to-follow video lessons on how to embroider a landscape scene
  • 8 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Detailed supply list
  • Downloadable PDF pattern (a $15 value) and thread color guide 
  • Step-by-step instructions from artist Lauren Hold of Lark Rising Embroidery
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions and interact with other students
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Class Reviews
204 users recommended this class to a friend
Luisa Hernandez
Amazing! Thank you!
More than 3 months ago
Thank you for introducing me to Lark Rising Embroidery. I find the act of embroidering to be meditative. This was a wonderful class. Lauren is a great teacher.
More than 3 months ago
Audrey Hinsman
Wonderful, clear presentation. Please offer more patterns like this.
More than 3 months ago