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Retro Notebook Class - Birds Yard, Lincoln

As part of Birds Yard fabulous Retro weekend, i'll be joining in the fun with this hand stitched retro notebook class. cocktails and prosecco will be flowing as well as vintage clothes sales, Tatty Devine jewellery and many more Birds Yard goodies. 

Make your own Retro style notebook/sketchbook using a handstitched technique to stitch the spine.
 I'll bring along a selection of papers and fabric to cover your endboards, and i'll bring along Dorothy, my 1950's baby hermes typewriter for you to use if you'd like to add a little vintage typography to your front cover.
The workshop costs £12 and includes all materials tuition and nibbles. Prosecco and cocktails will be available to buy from Birdy Yard, if you'd like to pre order a welcome drink with your workshop ticket, you can do that for the discounted price of £3 (order workshop and a cocktails)
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Hand Embroidered flowers - Fabric Bits and Bobbins, Metheringham Moor.

Pretty hand embroidered flowers. There will be two designs available in this class.
The simple scabious design, is suitable for beginners and uses back stitch, stem stitch and french knots.

For more confident stitchers, the pansy design uses stem stitch, fishbone stitch and long and short stitch.
The class costs £25 and includes all materials and tuition and as stitching goes so well with tea and treats, there'll be some of those aswell (yum) 

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