• Embroidery Stabilizer Tip from Jennie Rayment

    This little tip has been extracted from a longer workshop with Jennie making Textured Waiscosts, which as well as being a great workshop is full of useful tips, click here to enjoy.
    Since working on this film, w...

  • Classes with Kathleen Laurel Sage

    7 videos

    Kathleen is a freelance designer and embroiderer producing a wide range of innovative textile works. She enjoys blending traditional techniques with contemporary designs and unusual mediums to construct beautiful textiles – – from floral patterns in organza to goldwork. Kathleen draws, designs an...

  • Classes with Niamh Wimperis

    4 videos

    Niamh Wimperis is one of the most colourful and dynamic embroidery artists currently practicing. According to Niamh, she's "all about feminism and plants", and finds a lot of her inspiration from her vast collection of house plants, and childhood memories of her grandparents house, Selsley Herb a...

  • Classes with Lorna Bateman

    9 videos

    Lorna is an embroidery teacher and designer who is passionate about sharing her designs and embroidery techniques. She loves all forms of 3-dimensional, raised and textured embroidery and tries to encompass as many of these in her designs as possible. Her passion for flowers shines through in all...

  • Classes with Jayne Brogan

    32 videos

    Jayne loves to interact with people. She has worked as a community tutor teaching Patchwork and Quilting as well as Soft Furnishings at various venues. Prior to this she spent 10 years making handmade footwear. Jayne is now regional sales and education manager for

  • Colouring with Markel Pens - Patchwork and Quilting Workshop with Lee Brown

    Lee takes us through this interesting workshop on how to use Markel pens. These are oil-based and create interesting pictures which can then be stitched into.  Simple stencil shapes are made out of cartridge paper.
    Markel Pens are available from Art Van Go www...

  • Monoprinting with Lesley Brankin

    Printing with Acrylic Paints
    Exclusively for Justhands-on.tv, Lesley shares with us the Little Iris workshop and her simple technique of monoprinting using freezer paper and acrylic paints, as well as silk paints, and all done on her kitchen table.

    As so often happens, a simple idea is extrem...

  • Embellishing with Karen Veck

    How to Use the Embellishing machine to good effect
    Karen shows Jennie how quickly and easily a piece of new fabric can be created from waste products with the help of the embellishing machine. No threads needed and the multi-needles just pound away.
    Textile Landscape possibilities
    Once the new fa...

  • Stumpwork Embroidery Course with Kelley Aldridge - Part 3
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    Stumpwork Embroidery Course...

    Stumpwork Embroidery Course with Kelley Aldridge - Part 3

    Stumpwork Embroidery Course with Kelley Aldridge

    Stumpwork Embroidery Course – Part 3 of 3
    In this final stage of the stumpwork course, Kelley shows how to attach the 3D petal to the work.
    You should now feel confident to enjoy and work on any stumpwork designs and kits you may come across.

  • Stumpwork Embroidery Course with Kelley Aldridge - Part 2
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    Stumpwork Embroidery Course...

    Stumpwork Embroidery Course with Kelley Aldridge - Part 2

    Stumpwork Embroidery Course with Kelley Aldridge

    Stumpwork Embroidery Course – Part 2 of 3
    Having made the wire shapes, Kelley suggests that you might like to consider painting the inside of the shape. You can also add voile or organza. Kelley also talks about filling in the wire petal shape with long and short shading and cutting out the wire ...

  • Stumpwork Embroidery Course with Kelley Aldridge - Part 1
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    Stumpwork Embroidery Course...

    Stumpwork Embroidery Course with Kelley Aldridge - Part 1

    Stumpwork Embroidery Course with Kelley Aldridge

    Stumpwork Embroidery Course – Part 1 of 3
    This course reflects Kelley’s passion for stitching by hand – putting thread to needle and needle to fabric.
    Kelley takes the mystery out of how to do stumpwork with her easy step-by-step approach, which is perfect for those ready to try new hand embroide...

  • Wildflowers with Janet Clare

    Janets design for this little quilt, combines strip pieced Irish chain patchwork with her love of our native wildflowers.  She uses simple tracing, ironing, cutting out, and ironing again to create fused applique.
    The book contains full size templates for all the flowers. With additional drawings...

  • Interview with Lorna Bateman

    Lorna has lived in the UK for ten years. She was originally from South Africa and is now happily working as a teacher and designer. Lorna loves all forms of 3-dimensional, raised, and textured embroidery. She tries to encompass as many of them in her designs as possible!
     

  • Wool Applique with Sallieann Harrison
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    Classes with Sallieann Harr...

    Wool Applique with Sallieann Harrison

    Classes with Sallieann Harrison

    The thumbnail picture for the video shows a lovely piece of work by Sallieann. She worked this by hand and it closely resembles penny rug work.
    Sallieann likes to use cotton perle thread (which is not stranded). She talks us through how to work various embroidery stitches that she feels add textu...

  • Turkey Work Embroidery Stitch with Lorna Bateman
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    Classes with Lorna Bateman

    Turkey Work Embroidery Stitch with Lorna Bateman

    Classes with Lorna Bateman

    Lorna’s book, Embroidered Country Garden, is available in the justhands-on.tv shop. It has many wonderful ideas and patterns to inspire you to create beautiful hand-stitched floral designs inspired by nature.
    In this video, Lorna demonstrates the turkey work stitch, or tufting, which creates a de...

  • Going Crazy with Angela Daymond and Paula Doyle
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    Classes with Paula Doyle

    Going Crazy with Angela Daymond and Paula Doyle

    Classes with Paula Doyle

    Crazy patchwork continues to appeal. Angela and Paula show that you can take different approaches to achieve a similar end result.
    By sewing the pieces onto the foundation fabric by hand, with a simple running stitch, it remains very portable;  Angela suggests using up old tray cloths or lace wit...

  • Couching Goldwork with Kathleen Laurel-Sage

    Kathleen takes you through all the steps needed to create this lovely design, which also comes as a kit, so you can start straight away.
    In this comprehensive workshop Kathleen shows how to transfer your design onto your fabric and how to load this into your embroidery hoop correctly. She talks y...

  • TASTER: Monoprinting with Lesley Brankin

    Printing with Acrylic Paints
    Exclusively for Justhands-on.tv, Lesley shares with us the Little Iris workshop and her simple technique of monoprinting using freezer paper and acrylic paints, as well as silk paints, and all done on her kitchen table.

    As so often happens, a simple idea is extrem...

  • Photo Manipulation with Carolyn Sinclair

    Design Ideas from Photo Manipulation
    Sit in on this entertaining talk with Carolyn and Jennie to learn how to use photo manipulation for creative inspiration.

    In this video, Carolyn will walk you through how to use the basic features on photo manipulation software. This includes changing colo...

  • Wrapping Beads with Kelley Aldridge

    Christmas Ideas

    Use beads in your embroidery
    You can simple create Christmas with beads that you may have.
    Kelley is a graduate of the Royal School of Needlework and now heads up the Royal School of Needlework Bristol division. For more information you can click