The Williamsburg School of Needlework Studio, John Tyler Commercial Center, 4548 John Tyler Hwy, Williamsburg, VA 23185
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21-25 October 2019
Setting up home for one week in historic Williamsburg, Hand & Lock will be teaching the embroidery technique, Tambour beading. Join us to study the technique that has been popular on International Catwalks and seen in shows by Elie Saab and Oscar De La Renta. Tambour beading also known as Lunéville or Crochet de Lunéville is a French Haute Couture technique where beads or sequins can be attached to a fabric. The embroidery is done with a hook working through a fabric stretched tight as a drum. Students will learn how to create a design, set up a full size frame and how to work the hook through the fabric without catching before learning the technique.
Full Class Structure available on request | All materials provided.
Upon completion of the class students can request an official Hand & Lock certificate detailing the new skills mastered.
*Please note, class bookings are non refundable