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Goldwork embroidery: all levels

Goldwork embroidery

Duration: 5.5 hours

Price: £85

Book with: Stephanie Bonneau
at Atelier Saint Clare

55-57
Oldham Street
Manchester
Greater Manchester
M1 1JR
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About the Course

This elegant inspired border is embroidered with five Goldwork techniques. You will learn these techniques including couching and essing.

You will be able to couch the passing and learn how to plunge it. You will also develop the technique of stitching the pearl purl.

In the second part of the day, we will work on how to do the essing with gold purl. We will also learn how to make Diamond motifs with a silver smooth purl and how to do the loops to create a flower.

You will feel comfortable using the skills you have learned in Goldwork following this class.

For more information please contact us using the form above.

I have over 12 years experience of Tambour Beading and work for International Catwalk between London and Paris. I have been teaching over 7 years all over the world including Canada, England, United States and Paris.

I want to transmit my knowledge so the art of embroidery stay alive and still inspire us.

If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

This class includes a kit with white duchess satin, smooth and rough gold purls, silver smooth purl, gold passing, very fine pearl purl, needles and bee wax.

Please note that scissors and seat frames are available for students to use and may be purchased if required.



Want to review this course?

I attended the Goldwork course at Bluecoat in Liverpool, the venue was great and easy to get to from local and national rail lines. The classroom was bright and comfortable to work in. The teacher is highly skilled and very knowledgeable about Goldwork. She is very approachable, patient and supportive. I thoroughly enjoyed the course and learnt a lot of valuable knowledge and skill. I would recommend it anyone wishing to learn a new skill or improve the their hand embroidery. Thanks for a great day.

- - #24158

Response from Atelier Saint Clare:

Thank you Kathryn, I am glad that you enjoyed your day :) Please do not hesitate to contact me by email if you have any questions. Thank you for attending the course, it was a pleasure to teach you.

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Course Start Dates

Course dates are flexible; please get in touch for the next available date.


  • Accessible by public transport
  • Suitable for all abilities
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Suitable for events & groups
  • Suitable for stag and hen dos
  • Weekends

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