Royal School of Needlework

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

Tutors: Kate Cross

Kate is the author of the RSN Appliqué - Techniques, Projects and Pure Inspiration (2016). She completed her RSN Aprenticeship with Distinction after gaining a degree in Art for Public Space. Along with teaching on RSN Day Classes and the Certificate & Diploma course Kate has also taught on the BA (Hons) Degree programme. 

Kate believes that excellent teaching is fundamental to retaining the heritage and skill level in embroidery and as part of this ethic, she has completed a PGCE in Education. She also works as an embroiderer in the RSN Studio and has worked on some prestigious projects, including as part of the team that worked on HRH The Duchess of Cambridge's wedding dress.