The long awaited RSN Jacobean Crewelwork class is finally underway, and like so many others before me, I have been so immersed in the work that there has been little time to blog. So let’s start with a view from the classroom window. The very fact that I am getting to stitch inside Hampton Court… Continue reading RSN Jacobean Intensive – half way there.
Design Inspiration Throughout the RSN Certificate modules I have to develop my own designs to embroider for each technique. Of course the RSN does set fairly detailed guidelines for what must be achieved in each technique, however this does still leave the vexing question of coming up with a design that I would want to… Continue reading Inspiration at the V&A and an RSN ‘Day Class’
I had decided some months ago that, as a precursor to commencing the Intensive Certificate classes at the Royal School of Needlework next Monday (25th June 2018), I would attend two activities at HCP to allow me to get oriented – that meant that I would have time to get a feel for both the… Continue reading ‘Orientation day’ at Hampton Court Palace