Workshop

Giuseppe Savoca: Beaded Embroidery

8 Jun 2024

Regular hours

Saturday
10:00 – 17:30

Cost of entry

£100; 25% discount for Friends Under 30s

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Leighton House Museum

London, United Kingdom

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Travel Information

  • Buses: 9, 10, 27, 28, 49, 328
  • Underground: High Street Kensington, Olympia or Holland Park
  • Coach/Car: Coaches may drop visitors off outside the Museum but cannot park.
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Working with contemporary fashion designer and craftsman Giuseppe Savoca, participants will learn how to apply beading techniques in unexpected ways, and create a unique accessory combining Victorian elegance with a modern twist.

About

Working with contemporary fashion designer and craftsman Giuseppe Savoca, participants will  learn how to apply beading techniques in unexpected ways, and create a unique accessory combining Victorian elegance with a modern twist. The workshop takes inspiration from the dresses in the exhibition Out Shopping: The Dresses of Marion and Maud Sambourne (1880-1910)

Useful information

  • All levels of ability and experience are welcome. Participants will need to be able to thread needles and pick up beads.
  • The workshop will take place in the dedicated Learning Centre at Leighton House.
  • After the workshop, participants will also have access to exhibition galleries and the historic house.
  • Ticket price includes all materials and equipment. Bead kits will also be on sale to continue your learning at home.
  • Friends Under 30s receive 25% discount. Join The Friends today.

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