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EMBROIDERIES OF THE CORBET BED - A pracctical day course

Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery

Type
Event / Course or class
Location
Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England
Date
11 October 2019 10:30 - 15:30
Image of event EMBROIDERIES OF THE CORBET BED - A pracctical day course

The Corbet bed, on display in Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery displays beautifully embroidered hangings created by the ladies of the Corbet Bed Embroiderers’ Trust. On this practical day course participants will have the opportunity to learn about the embroidery patterns, fabrics and silks of the Tudor period and create your own sample There will be two groups- 1. Master the basic techniques of embroidery and produce your own slip to take home. or 2. Learn how to finish your embroidery slip and apply it to a fabric for use or display. When: Friday 11th October 2019 Time: 10.30am -3.30 pm Place: Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery Price: £30 Tutor: Ladies from Corbet Bed Embroiderers’ Trust

Suitable for
18+
Admission
£30 per person
Registration
Y
Concessions
N
Website
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