Kate originally studied Theatre Design and worked as a costume maker before taking the plunge and training as an embroidery tutor at the Royal School of Needlework at Hampton Court Palace. She graduated from the Future Tutors Programme with distinction in 2016. She now teaches for the RSN and works as a member of the RSN Studio.
Kate loves to design contemporary hand embroidery that uses traditional techniques. She also enjoys going back to her costume roots producing kits based on historical embroidery.