Embroidery Techniques for Floral Patterns on Felt

A course by Defne Güntürkün , Textile Designer

Textile Designer. İstanbul, Turkey.
Joined February 2021

Explore embroidery techniques along with composition and color study to create unique floral patterns for felt patches

  • 99% positive reviews (75)
  • 2438 students
  • Audio: English
  • English, Spanish, Portuguese, German, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch

Explore embroidery techniques along with composition and color study to create unique floral patterns for felt patches

A course by Defne Güntürkün

“Needles are my brushes for painting what I have in mind.”

Textile Artist Defne Güntürkün uses them to create unique, nature-inspired embroideries which she sells via her online shop and shares with over 150K followers on Instagram.

In this online course, she teaches you different embroidery techniques for creating floral patterns. Discover how to stitch a design on felt fabric, cut it into a patch, and apply it to a garment of your choice. Customize your clothing with floral embroidery!

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What will you learn in this online course?

14 lessons & 19 downloads

The Composition
12 minutes, 23 seconds
Choosing the Color Palette
7 minutes, 11 seconds
Practicing Stitches 1
18 minutes, 12 seconds
Stitching the Flowers
20 minutes, 1 second
Stitching the Leaves
17 minutes, 8 seconds
  • 99% positive reviews (75)
  • 2438 students
  • 14 lessons (2h 8m)
  • 19 additional resources (5 files)
  • Online and at your own pace
  • Available on the app
  • Audio: English
  • English, Spanish, Portuguese, German, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch
  • Level: Beginner
  • Unlimited access forever

What is this course's project?

Create a floral embroidery pattern on felt and apply it to a garment of your choice.

Projects by course students

Who is this online course for?

This course is for anyone with an interest in learning to create intricate embroideries to customize their clothing.

Requirements and materials

No previous experience is required.

In terms of materials, you will need embroidery floss, a hoop, needles, felt, and a pen.


Reviews

2438 Students
75 Reviews
99% Positive ratings

Defne Güntürkün

A course by Defne Güntürkün

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Textile Designer

Defne Güntürkün is an artist and textile designer from Istanbul, Turkey. She studied textile and fashion design and completed a Master’s in art at the Mimar Sinan University of Fine Artists in her home city. She went on to work at a design company and discovered a passion for embroidery that changed the course of her artistic career. Defne began experimenting with different techniques and developing her own style before leaving her full-time job to become a freelance textile designer. After posting her work on Instagram, she found a community of fellow artists as well as a loyal following that led her to open her online shop.

Alongside selling hand-embroidered buttons, brooches, initials, portraits, and patches, Defne continues to share her work with over 150K followers on Instagram. Her embroideries have also been featured by the likes of Ballpitmag and Sarah K. Benning.


Content

  • U1

    Introduction

    • About Me
    • Influences
  • U2

    Learning the Fundamentals

    • Materials
    • Finding Design Inspiration
    • The Composition
    • Colors
    • Choosing the Color Palette
  • U3

    The Real Deal: Transferring and Stitching the Design

    • Transferring the Pattern to the Hoop
    • Practicing Stitches 1
    • Practicing Stiches 2
    • Stitching the Flowers
    • Stitching the Leaves
  • U4

    The Final Touches: Decorating, Cutting, and Applying the Patch

    • Adding Decoration
    • Attaching the Patch to the Garment
  • FP

    Final project

    • Embroidery Techniques for Floral Patterns on Felt

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Embroidery Techniques for Floral Patterns on Felt . Craft course by Defne Güntürkün

Embroidery Techniques for Floral Patterns on Felt

A course by Defne Güntürkün
Textile Designer. İstanbul, Turkey.
Joined February 2021
  • 99% positive reviews (75)
  • 2438 students