Art textiles

A stitch drawn – hand embroidery with Richard McVetis

Ref: S4D08534

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About this course

Explore a combination of traditional hand embroidery techniques, how you do it and why you do it. You will explore the slowness and rhythms of hand stitching, the versatility and strengths of embroidery for drawing and mark-making and the pleasure in having time to make.


Richard McVetis

Richard studied at The Royal College of Art and has practiced as an artist since 2005. He is member of The 62 Group of Textile Artists and has exhibited across Europe, America and Korea. Richard is a finalist in the 2018 Loewe Craft Prize.


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