11 November 2011

Sophie Carr - Hand and Lock Prize Giving at Penn and Fletcher in NYC

Congratulations to Sophie Carr (Knitted Textiles 2011) winner of the Hand and Lock (first prize) student embroidery competition 2011. Sophie received her award at Penn and Fletcher in New York last week.

For more information about the 2012 Hand and Lock award please visit www.handembroidery.com

Sophie won

  • A commemorative framed hand embroidered plaque produced by Hand & Lock’s skilled craftsmen
  • Work Experience and tambour course at the Hand & Lock workrooms in central London
  • 1 year mentoring by the LCF – toward an exhibition (Date TBA)
  • 1 year free subscription to Embroidery magazine

and as first prize winner
  • $5,000 USD
  • Flights and accommodation to the Prize Giving in New York, at Penn & Fletcher
  • 1 year free subscription to Embroidery magazine
  • Two week’s of work experience at Karen Nicol’s Studio.
  • Free membership to the Embroiderers’ Guild
  • The winning entry used on posters to promote Hand & Lock Prize for Embroidery 2012
  • Dedicated page on the Hand & Lock website, with a biography


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