Well I passed the course and was lucky enough to receive a commendation from City and Guilds for Excellence in Coursework, which was a lovely surprise and thanks in part to this blog. I have decided, after struggling for a bit to find a focus since finishing the course, to leave the blog as it was … More Final post for now!
The brief for the sixth module of the City and Guild L3 in Machine Embroidery is to develop a free choice item using utility stitches in a decorative way based on the Line portfolio produced for Module 1. I decided that I would make a waistcoat for my husband, who is a musician for … More Module 6: Free Choice Item
Sorry for the delay in posting this – I started a while ago and then got distracted. The design focus for Module 3 is colour and this was to be combined with an historical theme. I really struggled with this module. I started on a number of ideas before eventually settling on Pictish standing stones. … More Module 3: Colour
I have decided to use this blog to document the work I do for City and Guilds Design and Stitched Textiles Level 3 – primarily as I can’t seem to find much at all that gives an idea of how to work through the design elements of the course. I’m completing the course online through … More Design and Stitched Textiles – Machine Embroidery