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Saturday
28
APR

Tambour beading & Couture Embellishment Bristol workshop

10:00
16:30

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This is a unique opportunity to learn tambour beading and couture embellishment with Charlotte Appleby (Hand & Lock award winner 2016) Bristol!

This course gives an in depth approach to tambour beading and couture embellishments applied to haute couture fashion.

Learn how to create a solid framework for beading using silk organza. This technique can be applied to larger frames to eventually bead panels for a garment.

Apply a variety of beads to the frame using 2 techniques: Tambour beading- The main beading technique used in most fashion houses. A focus will be on the essential tambour chain stitches, creating a chain of beads. Once you get going, it becomes quite addictive!

The other technique involves using a beading needle and is easily learnt.A focus on using your newly found skills to learn to apply beads to fabric in the tambour technique and applying beads using a needle.

Please remember although you will be learning in a mixed technique group, your class is tailored specifically to your progress.
Beading techniques learnt are combined and applied to a small design.

£120
All materials and equipment included in price
You will take home an embroidery frame, tambour hook, needle, twill tape and silk organza.

Limited places available

To secure place send £50 deposit to Charlotte Appleby via Paypal to charlotteapples@hotmail.co.uk


Thanks Charlotte
The English Tailoress www.theenglishtailoress.co.uk