Past Event Tate Britain Course

Make it: Embroidery workshop Message on a hanky

5 July 2014
6 July 2014

Don't Blow it Craftivist Collective

Don't Blow it Craftivist Collective

Learn traditional embroidery techniques and find out about the wellbeing benefits craft brings to the maker and receiver of handmade gifts from workshop leader Sarah, as she guides participants to create a unique message and design for their handkerchief. All materials provided but participants are welcome to bring fabric that has special memories or meaning to include in their creation. This workshop is open to all abilities and no prior experience of sewing or needlework is necessary.

Sarah Corbett is a contemporary craft maker, campaigner and director of Craftivist Collective. She creates products and services to support and encourage people and organisations around the world to connect to their community through craft techniques.


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5 July 2014 at 10.30–18.00

6 July 2014 at 10.30–13.30

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