Monday, 21 November 2011

2012 - programme ready

Here it is...in its briefest format.  If you'd like more information on any of the events, please leave a comment and we'll get back to you.

Saturday, January 14th, 10am - 4pm (£20 for members, £30 for non-members)
"Burning Issues"
Margaret Beal

Cut, fuse, seal, seam, score and mark fabric to create a unique surface of finished piece.

Tuesday, February 14th, 7.30pm (Free for members, £5 for non-members)
"Chinese Journeys"
Janice Williams

The inspiraction behind the Goldwork Guild, Janice is a trained embroiderer and teacher.

Saturday, March 17th
"Sheer Magic"
Margaret Heath

Create a beautiful landscape using painted calico, sheers and either hand or machine stitching. 

More to come.....

Monday, 17 October 2011

Bring and Stitch Day

Members of the Guild and visitors gathered at Little Somerford Village Hall on Saturday 15th October to work on current (and long-neglected in some cases) projects.

There was beadwork, goldwork, cross-stitch, embellishing, sashiko and machine and hand embroidery around the table and great discussions about technique, skills and exhibitions.

Photos to follow.

Thursday, 13 October 2011

Our next meeting

Sarah Beadsmoore, textile artist and weaver, will be coming to Little Somerford Village Hall on Tuesday 15th November to talk about her work and practice.

Starting at 7.30pm, the talk is open to members (free) and visitors (£4).

If you'd like to see more of Sarah's work, her website is here