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Embroidering Harlow Carr

Exhibition / Festival
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4
May
30
Jun

RHS Garden Harlow Carr,HG3 1QB

RHS Garden Harlow Carr,HG3 1QB

Address

Crag Lane
HARROGATE
North Yorkshire
HG3 1QB

Venue

RHS Garden Harlow Carr – Harlow Carr Library

Booking


  • Member

    Free

  • Non-member

    Free with garden admission

Overview

  • Event times

    During library opening hours, 11am–4pm

  • Subject

    Exhibition / Festival


For the first time ever – an opportunity to see hanging together the three seasonal embroideries of RHS Garden Harlow Carr, created for us by the talented Richmond & Leyburn Embroidery Group. The scenes show tulips and Muscari in spring, the very best of perennial planting in the main borders at high summer, and the vibrant red Cornus stems set against striking silver birch trees in the Winter walk.

We took three photographs of the garden and cut them into 48 squares which were given to each of the embroiderers to interpret in their own individual way. The finished pieces were then put together like a jigsaw to re-create the whole pictures in embroidery form.

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