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Embroideries of the Corbet Bed

Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery

Type
Event / Workshop, club or activity
Location
Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England
Date
06 March 2020 10:30 - 15:30
Image of event Embroideries of the Corbet Bed

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 6th March 2020 Time: 10.30am -3.30 pm Place: Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery Price: £30 Tutor: Ladies from Corbet Bed Embroiderers’ Trust To book: [email protected] or 01743 258881

Suitable for
18+
Admission
£30 per person
Registration
Y
Concessions
N
Website
http://www.shrewsburymuseum.org.uk