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Goldwork Bee-Hand Embroidery* Cardiff * Saturday 13th July

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Goldwork Bee Suitable for all levels Tutor Caroline Allen Saturday 13th July 10.00am-4.00pm
£33.33 excl VAT
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Traditional Bee Goldwork - A beautiful introduction to this centuries old technique of hand embroidery, which used metals, leather, wool, felt, beads, braids, and silk. You will make a much loved, and iconic image of a bumble bee, and in the process, you will be introduced to a few of the goldwork techniques, all very accessible to the beginner, as well as the more experienced embroiderer, who simply wants to try a new medium.

Requirements list

You can purchase a specialist gold work kit from the tutor on the day for £10.00, which has all of the necessary items, bar the following:-
 
 
8” square of fine weave Linen -  linen, cotton (good quality) or silk
8” backing fabric - calico/cotton, not synthetic
6” embroidery hoop, or frame to stretch their work very tight - hoop should be wrapped with cotton tape/strip, this could be done quickly in class 
Gold metallic embroidery thread  

 

 

Skill level - All

Tutor - Caroline Allen

 

Traditional Bee Goldwork - A beautiful introduction to this centuries old technique of hand embroidery, which used metals, leather, wool, felt, beads, braids, and silk. You will make a much loved, and iconic image of a bumble bee, and in the process, you will be introduced to a few of the goldwork techniques, all very accessible to the beginner, as well as the more experienced embroiderer, who simply wants to try a new medium.

Requirements list

You can purchase a specialist gold work kit from the tutor on the day for £10.00, which has all of the necessary items, bar the following:-
 
 
8” square of fine weave Linen -  linen, cotton (good quality) or silk
8” backing fabric - calico/cotton, not synthetic
6” embroidery hoop, or frame to stretch their work very tight - hoop should be wrapped with cotton tape/strip, this could be done quickly in class 
Gold metallic embroidery thread  

 

 

Skill level - All

Tutor - Caroline Allen