Hand & Lock have been using the ancient technique known as Goldwork to apply a metallic, rich finish to couture for nearly 250 years. Traditionally for ceremonial, ecclesiastical or military garments, Goldwork is a great technique to instantly give a dynamic aesthetic and glamour. Using metal bullions in an array of colours – embroiderers can give their garments a rich luxurious finish adding weight and sophistication.
Hand & Lock are now running courses sharing our impressive know how and experience in this field. This is a rare chance to visit our central London Atelier and learn from a highly experienced master. The weekend long classes cover the basics, insider tips and practical application making sure students are fully equipped to go on and apply what they have learned to their own garments and develop their own unique styles.
Classes take place at the Hand & Lock studio at 86 Margaret Street, London. The nearest tube station is Oxford Circus.
Dates and Prices:Goldwork 12-13th April £180 per person Goldwork 12-13th July £180 per person *One day courses are available at the July Embroidery Festival
Please fill in the form below to book your place. We will reply within 48 hours to confirm your booking and take payment