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Of the Surface - the art of hand-embroidery

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Saturday, 20 May 2017 to Sunday, 9 July 2017
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Saturday, 20 May 2017 - 6:00pm

Saturday 20 May - Sunday 9 July 2017

A collaborative exhibition showcasing the art of hand embroidery, old and new. Degree students from The Royal School of Needlework have produced contemporary, hand-embroidered work inspired by treasured textiles from world renowned archives at Hampton Court Palace. The exhibition features surface designs such as appliquéd garments, wearable sculpture, 3-D stitched drapes and hangings alongside historic purses, collars and lacework - offering a rare opportunity to see the past revived in a contemporary fashion.

Free entry. Open daily, 10am-5.30pm

01626 832223 

 

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Royal School of Needlework degree students

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01626 832223
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The Guild is a Membership organisation and craft education charity located in the South West of England abd runs residencies, professional development, talks and workshops for adult groups and learners also in school and communities - as well as housing galleries showing innovative and contemporary crat and design exhibitions. On-site cafe and shop with adjacent parking.

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Devon Guild of Craftsmen, Riverside Mill, Bovey Tracey, Devon, TQ13 9AF

MAKE Southwest , Bovey Tracey

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