Florals for spring â€“ groundbreaking? When it comes to hand-embroidered and embellished flowers then yes! Join award-winning textile designer Chloe Patience to learn the essentials of hand embroidery and beading techniques using threads, beads, and sequins, with the floral motifs of Orla Kiely A Life in Pattern serving as inspiration.
Taught in a small, informal group, this is the perfect class for newcomers to embroidery and those who want to improve their skills. At a moment when hand-embroidery is being seen everywhere from Gucci to H&M, this is an opportunity to create a stunning sample and to explore how to apply techniques to your own designs.
Tickets cost Â£45 (+ booking fee)
About Chloe Patience
Chloe Patience is an accomplished textile designer who founded bebaroque, an acclaimed hosiery and body wear label worn by Lady Gaga, Beyonce, Katy Perry, and Christina Aguilera. Aspiring to push the boundaries of functional fashion and textiles, Chloe works on a freelance basis for fashion and interiors markets.
Attendees will receive a 10% discount on full price items in Dovecot Shop on the day of the event.
Every ticket sold supports the work of The Dovecot Foundation to advance visual art, craft and design in all its forms.