Workshops

Inspired by Paycocke’s

Lynn Hulse, School of Textiles, 14 Market Hill, Coggeshall, Essex CO6 1TS

Friday, 10 - Saturday, 11 May 2019, 10.00 – 16.30

Join Lynn for an authoritative introduction to historic stitch techniques. You will embroider an Elizabethan-style cushion cover inspired by the Tudor wool merchant’s house and garden at Paycocke’s (National Trust) in Coggeshall. Choose from one of two stitch techniques:

  • Working in silk and metal threads on a fine linen ground you will use a variety of surface stitches, including long & short, satin, stem and split, French knot, couching and plaited braid stitch;

OR

  • Working in wools on a handwoven linen ground you will use a variety of canvas work stitches, including tent and ‘Elizabethan ground’ stitch.

Suitable for beginners and intermediate stitchers

Cost: £150.00

The workshop includes refreshments and a visit to Paycocke’s, see https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/paycockes-house-and-garden

Booking is now open through the School of Textiles: http://www.schooloftextiles.co.uk/inspired-by-paycocke’s-an-embroidery-workshop-with-lynn-hulse.html