Chikankari embroidery is the intricate art of white-on-white lacework embroidery from the town
of Lucknow in India. 300 years ago, it was popularized by the Mughal Empress Noor Jahan.
Learn authentic Chikankari embroidery and how to incorporate it into projects and wearables in
this on demand masterclass.
The masterclass includes an insight into the history of Chikankari, use of correct hoop and
threads, an assortment of PDF patterns, the correct placement of patterns on fabric and using the
right stitches in the right places.
Virtual lecture on the art of Chikankari is now available.
This lecture includes a talk about the history of Chikankari embroidery.
The origin of the art, the patterns, the materials, the process, and the finishing.
Also included is where and how this art can be incorporated into projects, both quilts and wearables.
Time: 1 hour
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