Royal School of Needlework

Welcome to the Royal School of Needlework The International Centre
of Excellence for the
Art of Hand Embroidery

Tutors: Rachel Doyle

Rachel is the author of the RSN Essential Stitch Guide – Canvaswork. Rachel teaches RSN Day Classes as well as teaching on the RSN Certificate & Diploma and working as an embroiderer in the RSN Studio.

After she gained a degree in Textiles she completed the RSN Apprenticeship, teaching for the RSN in both the UK and the United States as well as on our Summer Intensive Programme.

She has worked on a variety of commissions in the RSN Studio, including bespoke pieces for Savoir Beds and has taught Bespoke Classes for the RSN around the UK.

Upcoming courses by Rachel Doyle

Date Course Title
25/02/2018 Introduction to Stumpwork: 'Bee Brooch'- Hampton Court View
18/03/2018 Introduction to Canvas Stitches: 'Pincushion' - Hampton Court View
22/04/2018 Needlelace for Stumpwork - Hampton Court View
20/05/2018 Introduction to Stumpwork: 'Beehive' - Hampton Court View
11/06/2018 Stumpwork Figures: 'Queen's Guard' - Hampton Court View
07/08/2018 Back to Basics: Blackwork - Hampton Court View
13/08/2018 Back to Basics: Silk Shading - Hampton Court View
16/08/2018 Back to Basics: Cutwork for Goldwork - Hampton Court View