A great 1 day course for those wishing to learn the art of Goldwork Embroidery.
Located in Carlisle City Centre, our Introduction to Goldwork course makes an ideal gift for a friend or loved one (see gift vouchers) and can easily be combined with a weekend break.
We keep delegate numbers limited to 10 to allow plenty of tutor contact time.
Our Introduction to Goldwork course is a great way to explore this wonderful art for
You will learn about appropriate fabrics, how to transfer your design and frame up your piece ready for sewing.
Learn all the basic Goldwork techniques for application of unique threads. Discover how to use felt padding and apply metallic leather/fabric.
Discover the difference between the many types of Goldwork thread available and their application. We try to focus on modern threads which are more resistant to tarnish and in some cases are even washable.
Upon completion of this course you will have the necessary skills to attempt projects on your own.
Delegates will receive a certificate of attendance or achievement.
Course dates: To suit you (Min 3 people required).
Course fee: £44 per person.
Venue: Fun2Do. 21 Scotch Street, Carlisle. CA3 8PY or your own venue.
Disabled access: Sorry, there is no lift to the first floor training room.
Time: 10.0am – 4.00pm
Places available: 10
Certificate – Yes
Tutor: Maire Curtis
All materials necessary to complete a small project.
Refreshments: Tea, coffee, fruit juice and biscuits.
You will be able to borrow ring frames and scissors on the day. Please bring magnifiers if required.
Basic skills required
No previous skill is required.
Cancellation / Refund
Cancellations must be made more than 7 days in advance. We will refund the course fee less a £25 deposit.
In some cases, where we are able to give your place to somebody else at short notice, we will also refund your deposit less a £5 administration charge but we cannot guarantee that this can be achieved.
We reserve the right to cancel a course. Should this unlikely event be necessary, we will refund all fees or offer an alternative date if suitable.