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Advanced Elizabethan Stitches: 'Elizabethan Sweet Pea' - Hampton Court (Code 3386)

Date Days Price Tutor Places left
24/07/2018 2 £197.00 Auburn Claire Lucas Available
[Course cost: £155.00 - Required kit cost: £42.00 ]

Class Date: Tuesday 24 & Wednesday 25 July 2018

This advanced two class is Inspired by a 16th century embroidered panel. Worked on cream linen you will lean traditional Elizabethan embroidery stitches such as plaited braid stitch, blanket stitch, corded detached buttonhole and corded buttonhole variation.

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 Hampton Court Palace, East Molesey, Surrey KT8 9AU

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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