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Learn Needlework and Support the Arts

Learn Needlework and Support the Arts

Duration:4 hours total
Includes:Food and Drinks
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

San Francisco School of Needlework and Design (SNAD) is a nonprofit dedicated to providing craft education in the needle arts, and to advancing the knowledge and heritage of hand embroidery. SNAD was founded in 2015 by Lucy Barter and Ellice Sperber. Ms. Barter was trained as an apprentice at the Royal School of Needlework in England and ran their courses in the U.S. for 8 years. Ms. Sperber…
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About San Francisco School of Needlework & Design

Our goal is to inspire the next generation of hand-embroidery artisans, building on traditional knowledge, expanded technical abilities, and an understanding of the vast methods of one of the oldest known handwork traditions. SNAD, a 501c3, serves students at all levels from beginner to professional, honoring creative thought, promoting contemporary exploration, and preserving traditional methods.
This is a social impact experience where 100% of what you pay for this experience goes to San Francisco School of Needlework & Design. .

What we’ll do

Following a look around our gallery space and needlework library, we will sit down for biscuits, tea, and a chat with one of the school’s principals. Through the lens of our mission to bring needlework into the 21st century, we will view selected items from our private embroidery collection, discuss craft preservation, and the modern implementation of traditional teachings. Guests will then get…

What else you should know

Please note: Children under the age of 15 must be accompanied by an adult Please email us (info@sfsnad.org) if you have any questions before class day. We can’t wait to have you!

What I’ll provide

Snacks
Biscuits and other snacks
Drinks
Tea selection

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Where we'll be

The day will be spent throughout our classrooms and design room, here at our school in the heart of downtown San Francisco. We have been operating from this location in Union Square for the past two years, allowing locals and Bay Area visitors alike a convenient place to spend time honing their craft.

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 15 and up can attend.

More tips

Please note: Children under the age of 15 must be accompanied by an adult Please email us (info@sfsnad.org) if you have any questions before class day. We can’t wait to have you!
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craft class
Learn Needlework and Support the Arts
1 review
₹5,714 per person
1 review
₹5,714 per person