Hannah Mansfield is a freelance hand embroiderer, tutor and author. Within her work she specialises in the techniques of tambour beading and goldwork and is passionate about using these traditional techniques in a modern context. She creates bespoke embroidery for private individuals and companies.
Hannah is the author of Tambour Beading: Techniques and Projects, published by The Crowood Press.
Hannah is an embroidery tutor delivering CHANEL and The King's Foundation's Métiers D'Arts Fellowship at Highgrove Traditional Crafts and also teaches embroidery classes online and at various venues around the UK.
In 2019 Hannah entered the Hand & Lock Prize for Embroidery and was awarded first prize in the textile art open category. A previous entry to the Hand & Lock Prize in 2017 gained her third prize in the fashion open category. In 2020 Hannah was made a Trade Freeman of The Worshipful Company of Gold and Silver Wyre Drawers.
Hannah is based in the UK near Bristol and is available for commissions for companies or individuals. If you would like to discuss a project please use the email form on the contact page.