Becky Hogg Metalwork Embroidery Kit - Barn Owl
We are delighted to be stocking this stunning embroidery kit from Becky Hogg. Becky is a professional hand embroiderer who specialises in metal thread embroidery (Goldwork). She likes to use traditional stitches and threads but reinterprets old techniques to keep the embroidery contemporary.
Becky's embroidery kits are suitable for all levels of stitcher as they have very detailed instructions, but we do not recommend them for young children.
Each kit contains all materials and step by step instructions.
Barn Owl kit - In this kit you can make a stylish Barn Owl design, embroidered in 3 Metalwork techniques over two layers of craft felt.
It is stitched with silver plated threads in a variety of stitches including Couching, Or Nue (couching with a colour) and Cutwork. The design also has patterning created with sequins on top of the metal threads! The embroidery is then finished off with a laser cut oak branch on which the Owl is perched.
The finished bird embroidery measures approximately 8.5 x7 cm, and the wooden hoop is 11 cm diameter.