Gingham Embroidery Workshop - Tissue pack holder


Want to learn how to sew without a sewing machine? Have you heard about Gingham Embroidery or Chicken Scratch Embroidery?

Date: 27 February 2021 (Saturday)

Time: 10am to 12pm

Duration: 1.5 to 2 hours (depending on your pace)

Venue: Craft Space @ Jalan Besar, 34 Upper Weld Road #02-01. S(207391). Nearest MRT stations are Rocher and Jalan Besar (about 3 to 5mins walk)

What you will be learning?

1. Sew a tissue pack holder without using a sewing machine.

2. Learn Gingham or Chicken Scratch Embroidery.

3. Learn how to back stitch, running stitch and french knot using hand stitching.

4. Personalized with your initial (Optional)

5. To learn how to tackle fabric fraying.

6. Using different types of needles and threads to sew.


Size of finished bag - 11cm L x 7.5cm W (Able to put 1 packet of tissue pack.)

Class size: Minimum 2 students to commence, maximum 4 students per session.

Pre-requisition: Beginners are welcome. Basic hand stitching knowledge is a bonus (e.g., Sew a button, amend pants).

Payment: Seats are limited and will be secured after payment is made in full. You can also pay via Paylah or PayNow. Please pay within 12 hours upon receiving the payment details. You can email me at or send a message via FB or Instagram for payment details.

All materials and tools will be provided. Please provide your handphone number for contact purpose of the workshop.

Cancellation/Refund: No refund and cancellation is allowed after payment is made.

For more information, you can send a message via FB or Instagram to @Joeycraftworkz. You can also drop me a message to be updated on the next workshop session.


Chicken scratch embroidery is a traditional embroidery style that is regaining popularity. It shares many stitches in common with cross stitch, but the fabric used for chicken scratch is typically gingham fabric. Another name for chicken scratch embroidery is Amish embroidery, depression lace, or snowflake embroidery. (Source: Google)