Explore traditional hand embroidery techniques of the Tudor & Stuart period. This introduction to Goldwork and Silkshading will cover techniques including couching, cutwork and ‘painting with a needle.’ Experiment with a variety of gold threads before creating an embroidered piece of your own design.
Victoria and Albert Museum
Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London, SW7 2RL
06 May - 17 Jun 2013 Mon 1:00 PM - 4:30 PM Closed 27 May 2013
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South KensingtonLondonSW7 2RL
- +44 (0)20 7942 2000
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