This seasonal one day class class will introduce the students to a number of techniques and stitches used to create beautiful silverwork including techniques such as Chipping, applying Silver Kid Leather, applying Spangles and Couching. The students will be shown how to handle the silver plated metal threads before learning how to prepare their snowflake design with felt padding. The metal threads used in this class will include Pearl Purl, Bright Check Purl, Millary Wire and Japanese Thread. This pretty snowflake design will get you into the Christmas spirit
This class is suitable for complete beginner to the technique or for those who wish to practice their skills.
The class kit will include everything you require to complete the project. You may like to bring your own embroidery scissors and you will be able to borrow ring frames, magnifiers and lights (if needed) on the day.
This class will run from 10am-4pm at Hampton Court Palace, East Molesey, Surrey KT8 9AU.
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