Haute Couture Embroidery - Part 2

Building on the techniques that you used on part one you will be expanding on your skills with the frame and the hook, the "crochet de Lunéville". You will continue to practice and further enhance some highly skilled techniques used by practicing Haute Couture embroiderers in Paris...

Taught by: Elisabeth Roulleau.

Description

Building on the techniques that you used on part one you will be expanding on your skills with the frame and the hook, the "crochet de Lunéville". You will continue to practice and further enhance some highly skilled techniques used by practicing Haute Couture embroiderers in Paris.

Topics covered

You will be working on a non-transparent fabric silk doing embroidery on a flower using the chenille thread with a Traditional Embroidery Stitch and the paillettes.

Following this you will create two leaves in volume with a specific metallic thread.

Finally, you will learn how to use the beads in curves.

Entry requirements: This course is only open to students who have attended our Haute Couture Part 1 course.




Tutor information

Elisabeth Roulleau went to the Lesage School in Paris where she studied haute couture and decorative embroidery. She is a teacher in France where she has her own atelier, and she has worked for the Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Lyon, Mulhouse, Esmod International, Parsons School of Design and Institut Français de la Mode. She has created several embroideries for Dior, Chanel and Azzaro, and she was invited by Hermès to make prototypes for the famous Carré de Soie.  www.elisabethroulleau.com/english.php


Materials

Please bring with you to the first session:

  • The frame
  • Hook “Crochet de Luneville”
  • The “tirettes” or serge pins
  • You should have this equipment from the part one course


Please also bring:

  • Scissors
  • Paper and pencil for taking notes
  • All other materials will be provided


Details for booking

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