Autumn Updates

The latest round up of our meetings – please join us on Saturday 20th October for ‘From Embroidery to Basketry’ with Joan West.  As both an embroiderer and basket-maker Joan finds ways of combining stitch and weave in her innovative work. In June we had a workshop, ‘Bags from Batik’ with Jennifer Hughes.  We very much enjoyed a… Continue reading Autumn Updates

Review of the Year – 16/17 Chair’s Report

Once again, 2016-2017 has been another very good year. At meetings, we’ve listened to talks on a number of subjects, including the personal histories of contemporary textile artists, the story of significant stitchers in the past and a local church project to repair and restore a Victorian frontal. We’ve looked at and admired exquisite stitching,… Continue reading Review of the Year – 16/17 Chair’s Report