Royal School of Needlework

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of Excellence for the
Art of Hand Embroidery

Tutors: Pippa Foulds

Pippa Foulds was mentored by Tracy A Franklin in Durham during her studies and graduated from the Future Tutor programme with Distinction in 2017. She also won the prestigious Elizabeth Elvin Goldwork prize.

She now teaches for the RSN Certificate & Diploma course and Day Classes in Durham and also teaches at Hampton Court Palace for the Degree programme and Day Classes in Glasgow and Dublin. She has taught various Summer Schools and private groups.

Pippa worked one of the pictorial panels on 'The Magna Carta, An Embroidery' for artist Cornelia Parker and on 'The Hardhome Embroidery' for HBOs Game of Thrones as well as being lead embroiderer for the RSN at Burberry's Makers House in conjunction with The New Craftsmen. She helps Tracy A Franklin with Durham Cathedral Broderers work and has stitched a number of private commissions commercial, ecclesiastical and conservation.


Upcoming courses by Pippa Foulds

Date Course Title
06/07/2018 Introduction to Crewelwork: 'William Morris Inspired Flora' - Dublin View
07/07/2018 Introduction to Goldwork: ‘Flower’- Dublin View
08/07/2018 Introduction to Goldwork: ‘Flower’- Dublin View
10/07/2018 Intermediate Stumpwork: 'Strawberry'' - Dublin View
12/07/2018 Introduction to Whitework: 'Flower' - Dublin View
29/09/2018 Silk & Gold Nutcracker Soldier - Durham View