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Introduction to Goldwork - Rugby (Code R3231)

Date Days Price Tutor Places left
08/04/2017 1 £108.00 Angela Bishop sold out
[Course cost: £78.00 - Required kit cost: £30.00 ]

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Create this 1920's inspired boot at this beginners Goldwork class. You will be introduced to a variety of metal threads, padding, couching, and chipping, giving you an insight into this beautiful embroidery technique.

The class kit will include everything you require to complete the project. You may like to bring your own embroidery scissors and you will be able to borrow ring frames, magnifiers and lights (if needed) on the day.

This class will run from 10am-4pm at Arnold House, Elsee Road, Rugby, Warwickshire CV21 3BA

Goldwork
This technique has its history in military, ecclesiastical and royal regalia, but it also creates the most beautiful and dramatic embroideries. Using a wide variety of metal threads, it can be combined with other techniques to produce luxurious effects.
 

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