Learn Goldwork with Sara Dennis

Sarah Dennis presents Learn Goldwork Embroidery, a beginners course
Learn Gold work Embroidery with Sara Dennis

Learn Goldwork Embroidery. 

 An online Goldwork course for beginners, with guest tutor Sara Dennis

Learn Goldwork embroidery by following along with our incredible guest tutor, Sara Dennis – Royal School of Needlework tutor and regular repairer on the BBC’s The Repair Shop. Follow and track progress online and learn Goldwork embroidery today. 

School of Stitched Textiles

As the UK’s largest distance learning provider of  accredited Textile courses we’re passionate about teaching and supporting people to learn new skills. 

Get to grips with this fascinating and creative method of hand embroidery with our brand new online Goldwork course for beginners. Aimed at complete beginners, this course will introduce you to various goldwork threads and the different application methods. Practise stitches and application methods before transferring them over onto a completed original design that Sara has created especially for this course, which is approx. 16cm (6.5″) in size

Join Sara Dennis now and start learning Goldwork embroidery, or read our Beginner’s Guide to Goldwork Embroidery.

Online Teaching Platform

All of our beginner courses are taught online through high quality tutorial videos and downloadable course content. Theses are accessed through our dedicated online teaching platform, the Creative Classroom.  With access to your own private learning dashboard you’ll be able to work your way through the course content, check off tasks as you complete them and track your progress throughout the course. 

You’ll get full access to your course for 12 months. 

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What You'll Learn

Learn how to choose threads and fabric.

How to properly transfer your design onto your fabric and hoop up.

Learn how to apply padding and work with Japanese thread, check, rococo, pearl purl, spangles and beads.

Finally, you'll learn how to mount your finished piece professionally .

Learn Goldwork embroidery. A Beginner's course

Goldwork Tutor, Sara Dennis


Sara Dennis is a tutor of Hand Embroidery, regularly teaching at the Royal School of Needlework (RSN). Having studied at the RSN for three years she became an expert in her craft which allowed her to teach at prestigious venues like the Victoria and Albert Museum and The British Library.

As well as exhibiting and managing a busy programme of tutoring, Sara has more recently appeared as an expert on the BBC’s The Repair Shop, where craft experts pool their talents to restore heirlooms and treasured antiques to their former glory.

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