Class - Jenny King Embroidery - Portfolio Workshop - SOLD OUT128662
Date: Sunday 7th November 2021
Location: Oxo Tower Wharf, Barge House St, South Bank, London SE1 9PH
A chance to see the studio's portfolio up close and have techniques explained and questions answered. With technical examples of materials that are regularly used by the studio, Jenny will share how these important materials are used to help create beautiful embroideries. This is an amazing opportunity for machine embroiders to expand their technical knowledge and over come any related troubleshooting they may have.
This class will allow you access to the exhibition on the date of the class, however will only allow a one time entry.
Born and raised in Sussex and now living in Brighton, Jenny King is one of the most experienced and exciting embroidery and mixed-media textile designers working in the UK fashion industry today.
After graduating from the Royal College of Art in 2002 Jenny worked freelance for designer and artist Karen Nicol. It was here that Jenny perfected her skills using the Irish machine before starting her own business.
The studio quickly established itself around her as demand for her work grew and Jenny King Embroidery now counts amongst its clients an ever-growing list of high profile designers including Erdem, Mary Katrantzou, Vivienne Westwood, Tom Ford, Roksanda, J W Anderson and Olivia Von Halle. As well as developing embroidery with clients in the fashion industry the studio also works with a number of Theatre, film and costume designers including Royal Opera House, Shakespears Globe, Royal Shakespear Company and Glyndebourne Opera House .
As her reputation has grown, so has Jenny King Embroidery and Jenny now employs and manages a growing team of embroiderers. She prides herself on the high standard of work that she and her team regularly deliver and is committed to working with both established and emerging talent.
The event is open from Wednesday 3rd Nov - Sunday 7th November
(Thurs closed from 5pm)
Bargehouse is partially accessible. The venue has two disabled toilets and a STANNAH stair-lift which provides access for wheelchair users to the first and second floors only. The stair-lift is for standard manual wheelchairs and cannot be used with motorised chairs or scooters.
Talks will be held on the third floor with no disabled access.
For more information please visit Access Able: https://www.accessable.co.uk/london-south-bank/london-south-bank-oxo-tower-wharf/access-guides/bargehouse