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Threaded Tales: A Journey Through the History of Embroidery – GI 24 050 (Face to Face and Online)

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27 September 2024 @ 10:00 am - 12:15 pm BST

Tutor: Lorraine Spindler BA (Hons) Dip Euro Hum

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Date: 27 September 2024
Time:
10:00 am - 12:15 pm
Length of Course:
4 Fridays
Reference Code:
GI 24 050
Cost:
£63.00 – £76.50
Location:
Ward Street
Guildford, Surrey GU1 4LH

Overview

In this course we will trace the rich history of this intricate craft from its ancient origins to contemporary innovations. Explore the cultural significance of embroidery in various civilisations, from traditional techniques to modern adaptations. Uncover the evolution of stitches, motifs, and materials, and gain insight into the enduring artistry and craftsmanship of embroidery across cultures and centuries.

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Detail of an early 17th century British embroidered linen coif, Met. Collection, New York. Image source: romanticrecollections.com.

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Threaded Tales: A Journey Through the History of Embroidery - GI 24 050 - Full Price (Face to Face)
Face to Face
£ 76.50
15 available
Threaded Tales: A Journey Through the History of Embroidery - GI 24 050 - Concessions (30yrs & under, 65yrs + & jobseekers) (Face to Face)
Face to Face
£ 72.00
15 available
Threaded Tales: A Journey Through the History of Embroidery - GI 24 050 - Member (Face to Face)
Face to Face
£ 63.00
15 available
Threaded Tales: A Journey Through the History of Embroidery - GI 24 050 - Full Price ( Online)
Online - joining instructions will come as a downloadable file attached to the order confirmation email.
£ 76.50
20 available
Threaded Tales: A Journey Through the History of Embroidery - GI 24 050 - Concessions (30yrs & under, 65yrs + & jobseekers) (Online)
Online - joining instructions will come as a downloadable file attached to the order confirmation email.
£ 72.00
20 available
Threaded Tales: A Journey Through the History of Embroidery - GI 24 050 - Member (Online)
Online - joining instructions will come as a downloadable file attached to the order confirmation email.
£ 63.00
20 available

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