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Embroidered Patch Workshop - In Person

Weekend Studio Arts Workshop

Saturday, August 17, 2024 - 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. ET
Code: 1E00LD
S. Dillon Ripley Center
1100 Jefferson Dr SW
Metro: Smithsonian (Mall exit)
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Materials for this program
By Heather Kerley

Use basic stitches to create an embroidered patch to embellish a favorite jacket or pair of jeans. Learn how to prepare fabric with a simple design, then ready a hoop and begin stitching. The class covers the basic stitch, backstitch, and satin stitch, as well as instruction in how to add embellishments such as beads and French knots. Conclude by cutting out the patch and attaching it with no-sew adhesive or stitches.

Special Program Information

  • The instructor is Heather Kerley.
  • This program includes one 3-hour session.
  • NOTE: Registration will close for this program at 3 p.m. ET on Friday, August 16, 2024.

General Information

  • This studio arts program is in person and will not be recorded.
  • Please refer to the "Materials for this program" section for any applicable supply list information and/or special documents for this program.
  • Please note our Health and Safety guidance for this in-person program.
  • View Common FAQs about our Studio Arts programs.