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Introduction to Tambour Beading

Tutor Karen Torrisi
Duration 1 day
Dates Sat 7 December 2019
Fees $90 Members | $110 Non-Members 
Fees Due By 30 Oct 2019
Venue  76 Queen St, Concord West

This technique was used to embellish 1920’s garments for the fashion industry in Paris.

You will learn the basics: how to prepare your fabric on the frame, hook turning directions and you will also be introduced to the chain stitch using polyester & metallic thread and how to use thread colour manipulation to achieve dynamic results within shapes. You will also learn to attach Bugle beads onto fabric.

Tambour is an art form that requires tenacity and patience and will surely deliver a satisfying result.

This project is a sampler only.

Skill Level: Beginners & Enthusiasts

Kit Cost: $130.00        



Enrol in this Workshop

You can book a place in this workshop by contacting the Embroiderers' Guild NSW.

Some workshops will have an additional charge for kits - please enquire at the time of booking.

All bookings are subject to the
Guild's Workshop Policy.