basket

Royal School of Needlework

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

Tutors: Caroline Homfray

Caroline Homfray is a professional maker and artist, exhibiting a wide range of embroidery and textile art. She specialises in free machine embroidery, and is also a keen dressmaker with a wide knowledge of construction and couture sewing techniques, including tambour or couture beading. She teaches a range of Day Classes at the RSN on both Machine Embroidery and Tambour work as well as teaching RSN Bespoke Classes.


Major projects include a commission from V&A Enterprises for jewellery to sell alongside their Gothic: Art for England exhibition. She was also part of the team that worked on the Duchess of Cambridge’s wedding dress.

Upcoming courses by Caroline Homfray

Date Course Title
21/01/2018 Introduction to Tambour Work - Hampton Court View
25/02/2018 Introduction to Machine Embroidery - Hampton Court View
04/07/2018 HCP Flower Show - Drawing Flowers: Observational Drawing Day' - 'Hampton Court View