Free Motion Embroidery

Come and learn the art of Free Motion Embroidery with Embroidery Textile Artist Nicky Perryman

Peacocks by Nicky Perryman

Saturday 22nd February 2020 in Ivybridge      Sunday 23rd February 2020 in Kingsbridge

Your Tutors: Nicky and Danielle

– Join myself and Nicky for a wonderfully relaxing day of Free Motion Embroidery, and learn how to create a beautiful embroidered picture, inspired by peacocks and their gorgeous feathers.

-Learn how to build up interesting embroidered textures and colours using these techniques:

  • Free Motion Embroidery, with metallic and other specialist threads
  • Applique using scraps of beautiful glittery fabrics
  • Sew in sparkly sequins with a pro techniques to enhance the effect

You will need:

  • Sewing machine capable of machine embroidery (move the fabric in any direction with feed dog down)
  • Sewing kit – small embroidery scissors, hand sewing needles, and any other sewing accessories
  • A selection of fabrics, machine threads and sequins will be provided, but bring some of your own too – the glitzier the better!

Cost: £90



SATURDAY: The Clay Factory, Ivybridge

SUNDAY: Malborough Village Hall, Kingsbridge (Sunday) 


To learn more about Nicky and her work, visit her website:


Cost? £90 Ivybridge

Cost? £90 Kingsbridge