Lucy Barter

Goldwork Embroidery: Essential Techniques

Lucy Barter
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7 Lessons
1  hrs 47  mins

Discover expert goldwork embroidery techniques with Royal School of Needlework instructor Lucy Barter as your guide. No matter your experience with metal threads, Lucy will give you step-by-step instruction, from building a raised foundation to adding elegant detail. Begin by learning simple tricks for securing felt padding to your fabric and stitching with the included design template. Then, discover first-rate couching techniques to fasten threads in a single row or adjacent rows using the brick stitch. Move on to more essential goldwork techniques including working with pearl purl, chipwork, cutwork and spangles. Finally, see how to create an exquisite basket weave stitch to beautifully complete the included design.

Lucy Barter

Lucy Barter holds a B.A. Honors in fashion design. After several years designing for established children's labels in the U.K. and U.S., she pursued her passion for needlework and enrolled in a three-year apprenticeship at the Royal School of Needlework (RSN), graduating in 2006. Lucy then taught at RSN, and later opened her own business, Forever Embroidery Studio, in San Francisco, where she co-founded the San Francisco School of Needlework and Design.

Lucy Barter

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