Rating: 4.7 out of 5
Ready to transform a regular garment into a stunning, personalized masterpiece? Kathie Sever, the founder of Texas-based clothier Fort Lonesome, is here to guide you through the ancient technique of chain stitching. Known for her exquisite, western-inspired designs, Kathie’s custom embroidered and rhinestone-encrusted creations have been worn by celebrities like Matthew McConaughey, Diplo, Miranda Lambert, and Bill Murray.
In her very first online class, Kathie will teach you step-by-step how to chain stitch by hand, turning your forgotten or favorite garment into a handmade fashion statement. Not only will you learn to chain stitch, but you’ll also discover how to develop embroiderable art, prepare your garment for design, create line art and fill stitches, and add texture with thread. As a bonus, you’ll even learn to add classic western-style adornments like rhinestones and pick stitching. Perfect for beginners with minimal tools, you’ll walk away from this course with the skills to design and embellish your dream garment, giving your old clothes new life and a touch of personalized charm.
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Skills you’ll learn
- Master the chain stitch technique
- Design embroiderable art
- Garment preparation and design transfer
- Create line art and fill stitches
- Add texture and dimensionality using thread
- Incorporate western-style rhinestones
- Apply pick stitching techniques
- Breathe new life into old garments
Discover the transformative power of chain stitch embroidery as Kathie Sever, a renowned artist and designer, expertly guides you through 16 engaging lessons. With over 452 delighted students, this highly-rated course (3.8 out of 4) will have you upcycling garments into stunning art pieces, adding a touch of personalized creativity to your wardrobe. Don’t miss this opportunity to elevate your embroidery skills and explore a new world of artistic possibilities!