Downloadable Lesson 1 – Cheerful Chickens




Downloadable Ribbon Embroidery Lessons

by Di van Niekerk


Too busy to attend a class?

Want to learn something new in your own time?

Have trouble locating an experienced teacher in your area?

I have the answer for you!


Downloadable Ribbon Embroidery Lessons by Di van Niekerk in PDF format. Learn in the comfort of your own home. Includes all the detailed step-by-step instructions with close-up, colour photographs and a stitch gallery … like a downloadable book for the beginner in ribbon embroidery.

Refer back to the file whenever you like, as you would with a book. Learn directly from your computer screen, or print the lesson on your colour printer and file it in a folder.

♫♥♫♥♫ This lesson is suitable for the complete beginner in ribbon and creative embroidery

Lesson 1 the Cheerful Chickens









Learn how to embroider this charming picture and frame it for your kitchen or use it in a quilt, make a pretty handbag or make a gorgeous gift for someone special … the possibilities are endless.

With this downloadable lesson you will receive:

1. A copy of the painting in full colour (12.91 x 10.11 cm or 5 x 4 inches) with instructions on how to print it onto your own fabric.

2. Line drawing of the painted picture for you to trace, in case you prefer not to transfer the colour copy onto fabric.

3. Detailed, close-up photograph of the embroidered piece

4. Step-by-step instructions, with detailed, close-up photography

5. Beautiful diagrams of 11 different stitches

6. Loads of helpful hints and tips on ribbon embroidery

7. Instructions on how to print or trace the chickens onto your own fabric

8. Hints on threads and ribbons

9. Instructions on how to clean your embroidery

10. How to do Trapunto

11. All about framing your picture




♫♥♫♥♫ No waiting for parcels, no shipping charges. Learn from the comfort of your own home at your own computer.

Well-designed, inexpensive and practical




How does it work?

Once we have processed your order, we will send you a link by e-mail to download your lesson in PDF format.

Size of file that you will receive: 12 MB

Page count: 44 pages

Number of steps: 10


The full kit including the printed design (along with its companion, The Wise Owl) plus all the threads and ribbons, is also available as a Box full of Lessons 3.