Unraveling Stories Through Turkish Embroidery: Stitching Traditions, Weaving Memories



Unraveling Stories Through Turkish Embroidery: Stitching Traditions, Weaving Memories

Turkish Patterns Embroidery Workshop

Date: Saturday, 18 May 2024 

Time: 2 – 4:30 PM

Duration: 2.5 Hours

Fee: £45 (Materials Included)

Class Size: Min. 5 – Max.15 Students

Instructor: Rümeysa Memiş

Location: 10 Maple Street W1T 5HA (Nearest tube stations: Warren Street and Goodge Street)

Step into the rich tapestry of Turkish craft traditions with our Turkish Patterns Embroidery Workshop. In this communal learning environment, participants will delve into the art of Turkish ornaments through embroidery techniques, intertwining personal narratives into their creations.

Guided by experienced artisan, attendees will explore the intricate world of Turkish motifs and designs, infusing them with their own stories and experiences. Each participant will work on small-scale square fabrics, meticulously crafting their own unique piece.

At the culmination of the workshop, these embroidered treasures will be framed, preserving both the craft and the narrative woven into each stitch. Join us for a journey of creativity, cultural exploration, and the celebration of shared stories through the timeless art of Turkish ornaments.

Join us for a hands-on exploration of embroidery techniques, where each participant weaves their own story into intricate ornament designs, reflecting the diverse tapestry of Turkish culture. This unique workshop is available only during London Craft Week. 

Disclaimer :

The course is taught in English, but some terminology used may be in Turkish.

We recommend you avoid wearing loose clothing, especially large cuffs and neckties.

If you have any questions or queries, please direct them to us on londra@yee.org.tr