Workshop Programme for 2017
Saturday 28 January - Blackwork with Grace Lister (hand embroidery).
Subject - a view from the riverbank - blackwork ducks on transfer foil water.
Saturday 25 February - Bashkiria Bags workshop with Viv White.
Please note this workshop has been brought forward and the Stumpwork workshop will now be in June.
(for requirements list please see Member's Information).
Saturday 25 March - Pictorial machine embroidery with Linda Miller (machine embroidery).
PLEASE NOTE THIS WORKSHOP HAS BEEN POSTPONED.
We will have 2 sessions led by members instead of the planned workshop - for more details please go to Member's Information.
Margaret Jamrack and Grace Lister will, as usual, run their stitch club in the afternoon.
Saturday 29 April - Distorted leaves with Fran Holmes (mixed media project).
A textile art project for those who like playing with "new" materials.
Please note that this is the 5th/last Saturday of April.
Saturday 20 May - Stitched samples with Anne Kelly, author of the recently published "Textile Nature".
Making a series of patches taking inspiration from samplers old and new.
Saturday 24 June - Stumpwork and Ribbonwork with Helen Richman (hand embroidery).
For requirements list and a photo of the project please go to Member's Information.
There are a few spaces available - please contact Sue or send a message through the contact form on this website
Saturday 22 July - Saris and silks with Adele Kutscher (hand embroidery, but possibly also machine)
if you were seduced by a hank of sari ribbons at a show that have sat in the drawer ever since and you need inspiration to get them out and make something interesting then this is the workshop for you.
Friday 22 and Saturday 23 September - Weekend Workshop 3D Landscape with Juliette Orton (hand and/or machine embroidery).
Saturday 21 October - Regional AGM in Westbury, Wiltshire.
Saturday 28 October - AGM and mini members' workshop - Fabulous Flowers with with Lesley Hide and Daphne Willis (a new technique).
For requirements list please see Members Information.
Saturday 25 November - Shimmering Spirals with Jan Tillett (machine embroidery).
Create a panel using layered fabrics, glitter frosting paste and shrink polyester using machine embroidery.
Saturday 9 December - Christmas meal - venue to be announced.
Tutored workshops cost £15 for members and £20 for visitors.
Members workshops cost £5.