Alexis Bernstorff, Artistic Director and Embroidery Tutor for the Ros Tapestry will be giving a one-day workshop at the Constant Knitter on Saturday, 24th November next.
The monumental Ros Tapestry tells the story of the Normans in Ireland and the founding of the town of New Ross. It consists of 15 embroidered panels, each panel being 6ft X 4ft in size. Hundreds of embroiderers, thousands of hours, millions of stitches, this is a tale told in thread……….
Date: 24 November 2012
Venue: The Constant Knitter, 88 Francis Street, Dublin 8
Time: 10.30 to 4.30
Cost: €65 – wool and needles provided. Embroidery hoop and kit for take home piece can be purchased from Alexis on the day
To enrol, contact
Rosemary on 087 996 7197 and firstname.lastname@example.org, or
Alexis on 056 775 4975 and email@example.com