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Helen McCook – (Embroidery)

  • professional textile artist, designer and embroiderer
  • established expert at the Royal School of Needlework at Hampton Court Palace
  • very highly thought-of amongst embroiderers
A unique opportunity to develop skills with the help of one of the UK’s most respected Tutors. Helen is in such demand she only visits once a year, usually with a couple of back-to-back courses. Get instruction from an RSN standard teacher, whatever your level of ability. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED.
Because we now run more embroidery courses at Higham, there are now spaces for people wishing to get on Helen’s courses – so, if you’ve been waiting in vain for past years, you need wait no more!
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Upcoming Courses

September 2017

EXQUISITE EMBROIDERY: SILK SHADING CELTIC KNOTWORK

September 25th at 18:30 to September 28th at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom
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Explore silk shading (long and short technique) to create a three dimensional effect within a beautiful celtic knot work design. For embroiderers at all levels. Helen McCook (Royal School of Needlework ww.highamhall.com/helen-mccook) Residential: £319 Non-residential: £223 Helen's EMBROIDERY UFO follows - book both courses, save £40

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EMBROIDERY UFO (UNFINISHED OBJECTS)

September 28th at 18:30 to October 1st at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom
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Got any embroidery projects started but aren’t sure how to finish? Have a technique you'd like to improve or a project which you'd like help starting? All levels of experience and any hand embroidery technique welcome! Helen McCook (Royal School of Needlework www.highamhall.com/helen-mccook) Residential: £319 Non-residential: £223 Helen's EXQUISITE EMBROIDERY precedes - book both courses, save £40

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