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Introduction to Goldwork - Bristol (Code B3264)

Date Days Price Tutor Places left
08/10/2017 1 £108.00 Deborah Wilding Available
[Course cost: £78.00 - Required kit cost: £30.00 ]
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This introduction to Goldwork will cover all the basics to starting out in Goldwork, the butterfly and flower design will cover the basics of felt padding, Japanese thread couching, chipping etc.

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 38 Old School House, Kingswood Esate, Britannia Road, Kingswood, Bristol BS15 8DB

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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