Campanula Posy Hand Embroidery

Campanula Posy Hand Embroidery with Kate Barlow - Friday March 4th

  • 75 British pounds
  • Cambria Costume House

Service Description

This little posy is inspired by two beautiful dress panels dating from the 1740s. Using silk shading and couching you’ll recreate this pretty design on ribbed ivory fabric using stranded silk threads, gilt thread and chenille. The cost of this workshop is £75 which includes a kit, for you to keep, containing everything you need including a comprehensive instruction booklet. This workshop is run by the amazing Kate Barlow. Kate graduated from the Future Tutors Programme at the RSN with distinction in 2016. During the course she studied many traditional hand embroidery techniques including goldwork, jacobean crewel work, blackwork, stumpwork and silk shading. Kate has taught for the Royal School of Needlework at Hampton Court Palace, RSN Bristol, Bath Fashion Museum, at the Williamsburg School of Needlework in the U.S and the RSN 2018 Summer School in Lexington Kentucky. She also teaches for The Craft Sanctuary, Needlework Tours and Cruises, The Alpine Experience and the Crewelwork Company. She has worked on historical costume reconstructions for St Fagans National Museum of History and The School of Historical Dress. This an intermediate embroidery class and some knowledge or previous experience in hand embroidery would be desirable. Please note :- All workshops are held on the second floor with access via the stairs Hand sanitiser will be provided throughout Tea, coffee and refreshments are provided. There are 6 places available.

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Contact Details

  • 43-47 High Street, Mold, UK