Royal School of Needlework

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of Excellence for the
Art of Hand Embroidery

Tutors: Lizzy Pye (Lansberry)

Lizzy Pye is an RSN Tutor based in her studio in East Hampshire. Lizzy teaches RSN Day Classes as well as Certificate & Diploma in both the UK and the United States. 

She has been teaching for the RSN since graduating from the Apprenticeship with a Distinction and has been one of the primary teachers teaching Day Classes in Glasgow at RSN Scotland.  She is the author of the Whitework - RSN Essential Stitch Guide and she now has plans for further books including a book on Goldwork to be published next year.

Lizzy designs and produces a line of embroidery kits under her brand; available through the RSN Shop.  Her work draws on her training in art and design combined with her skills in creating clothing and accessories.  She can never decide on a favourite embroidery technique so continues to experiment with all of them!

Lizzy is passionate about passing on her embroidery skills, and her classes always have a happy and relaxed environment. She has worked on embroidery designs with the Royal Opera House and was privileged to be involved in the creation of Kate Middleton’s wedding gown.

Upcoming courses by Lizzy Pye (Lansberry)

Date Course Title
30/06/2018 Introduction to Jacobean: 'Flora' - Hampton Court RESCHEDULED FROM 22 APRIL View
22/07/2018 Blackwork Honeybee - Hampton Court View
28/07/2018 Crewelwork Monograms: 'Floral Monogram - Hampton Court View
18/08/2018 Intermediate Silk & Gold: 'Butterfly' - Hampton Court View
15/09/2018 Introduction to Jacobean Crewelwork: 'Leaf' - Hampton Court View
07/10/2018 Introduction to Silk Shading:'Pumpkin' - Hampton Court View
20/10/2018 Introduction to Raised Embroidery: 'Poppy Brooch' - Hampton Court View
04/11/2018 Introduction to Goldwork: 'Holly & Ivy' - Hampton Court View
18/11/2018 Introduction to Crewelwork:'Hibernating Hedgehog' - Hampton Court View
01/12/2018 Intermediate Jacobean Crewelwork: 'Tree of Life Circle' - Hampton Court View