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Exhibition: Indian Embroidery

Exhibition dates: open by appointment in January and February 2016

This exhibition focuses exclusively for the first time on the Indian collection, one of ULITA’s major – and particularly colourful – world collections. 120 more words


The Spirit Flows from the Hands - 19th C. Japanese Thread Painting - Guest Blogger: Penny Peters

19th C. Japanese Thread Painting

In a private museum in Lisbon, Portugal there is very large Japanese embroidery of four phoenixes professionally worked in the 19th C in silk and gold threads.   556 more words


Gold Threads Shine and Sparkle

In October Penny Peters and I  held a new, two day Gold Work class here at Barn House. You may wonder why Gold Work  still excites people today.   223 more words