Constructed and woven textiles

Making Chinese braids and braid embroidery with Jacqui Carey

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Suitable for all



Gain an insightful appreciation into Chinese braid embroidery with hands on study of authentic pieces. Learn basic skills to make a variety of braids and numerous patterns, then use for embroidery with various sewing techniques to create three-dimensional work.


Jacqui Carey

Jacqui Carey completed a BA(Hons) degree in woven textiles at WSCAD in 1985, and has been practicing ever since. As a textile specialist and braidmaker, her work acknowledges tradition whilst exploring the creative, and has been widely exhibited. Jacqui is recognised as a leading authority in her field, and shares her expertise through writing and teaching. She is the author of several books andrecipient of a QEST Craft Scholarship.


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