Royal School of Needlework

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

Tutors: Shelley Cox

Shelley is the author of the Bead Embroidery - RSN Essential Stitch Guide. She teaches at the RSN on Day Classes and Certificate & Diploma Course, both in the UK and internationally. 

Originally from New Zealand, Shelley travelled widely before joining the RSN’s Apprenticeship. After graduation, she worked for several years in the RSN Studio where she project managed prestigious commissions such as the Wells Cathedral altar frontals. She was part of the RSN team which created the embellishment for the shoes; veil and wedding dress for HRH The Duchess of Cambridge, and has worked on a variety of RSN Studio commissions.

Shelley will be teaching at the RSN USA Summer School in Lexington, Kentucky in 2018.