Figurative Fashion Embroidery with Needle Felting

Materials

A course by Courtney McLeod , Textile Artist

Textile Artist. New Haven, United States.
Joined February 2020

Capture your love for fashion in embroidered works of art with textured needle-felted embellishments

98% positive reviews (93)
1458 students
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  • About the video: Materials

    Overview

    “In this lesson, I will show you how to choose the right fabric for very intricate embroidery projects. I will show you how to prepare your fabric for embroidery so that your piece turns out perfect. I’ll also go through all of the tools and other materials you will need to create your final project.”

    In this video lesson Courtney McLeod addresses the topic: Materials , which is part of the Domestika online course: Figurative Fashion Embroidery with Needle Felting. Capture your love for fashion in embroidered works of art with textured needle-felted embellishments.

    Partial transcription of the video

    “Materials Now that you have your line drawing ready, in this lesson, I'll show you all the materials you'll need to create your embroidery. The first material we're going to talk about is needles. For this project, we're going to need to use a few different sizes of embroidery needles. You can buy these packs of embroidery needles from any craft store. For embroidery we're going to want to use the smallest size for the detailed parts of our project. You want to choose a needle that's appropriate for the number of threads you're using. If you choose a needle that's too small for the number o...”

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    Course summary for: Figurative Fashion Embroidery with Needle Felting

    • Level: Beginner
    • 98% positive reviews (93)
    • 1458 students
    • 4 units
    • 15 lessons (2h 37m)
    • 8 downloads
    • Category

      Craft
    • Software

      Adobe Photoshop, Affinity Designer
    • Areas

      Embroidery, Needle Felting, Textile Design

    Courtney McLeod

    A course by Courtney McLeod

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    Textile Artist

    Courtney McLeod is a contemporary textile artist and the founder of Dearest Q. She is passionate about hand embroidery and has been experimenting with hoops, patterns, needle felting, punch needle, and other techniques since 2016.

    After receiving a degree from OCAD University in Toronto, Courtney began creating figurative pieces with texture and color inspired by everything from seasons to classic films. Her work has been commissioned by Brie Larson and Peppa Pig and has been featured in publications like Today’s Parent, Love Embroidery, and KOEL Magazine. You can find her work on Instagram or through her website.


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    Figurative Fashion Embroidery with Needle Felting. Craft course by Courtney McLeod

    Figurative Fashion Embroidery with Needle Felting

    A course by Courtney McLeod
    Textile Artist. New Haven, United States.
    Joined February 2020
    • 98% positive reviews (93)
    • 1458 students