Evening Meetings at St Mark’s Church Hall, Calder Rise, Bedford MK41 7UY at 7.30pm. All welcome!
January 17 Dabble (sewing) Evening with Jill Izzard: Felt and Stitched Buttons
February 21 Talk, ‘Walking in Beauty – Textile Art Inspired by Nature’ with Nicky Perryman (www.nickyperryman.co.uk)
March 21 Talk, ‘Textile Turnarounds – Fabrics that tell a story’ with Jenny Langley (www.arttextiles.co.uk)
April 18 Talk, ‘Hand, Head and Heart – a reflection of my work over the last few years’ with Jo Beattie (www.jobeattie.com)
May 16 Talk, ‘Enchanted Landscapes’ with Michala Gyetvai (www.michalagyetvai.co.uk)
June 21 Talk, ‘Is there life after City & Guilds?’ with Clive Barnett (www.facebook.com/ThePrintedStitchGroup)
July 18 Talk, ‘Small is Beautiful. Professional and Amateur Quilts – A Pandora’s Box’ with Margaret Johnson
August 1 A talk by three artists from ‘Out of the Fold Textile Group’ with examples of their work (http://outofthefoldtextilegroup.blogspot.com)
September 19 Branch AGM and talk, ‘Travel Inspired Stitch’ with Laura Marriott (www.lauramarriott.co.uk)
October 17 Members’ Challenge competition voting (theme: ‘Butterflies and Moths‘) and sociable stitching
November 21 Talk, ‘Exhibiting in Coventry Cathedral’ with Anne Cooke and Angie Hill (http://connected-textilegroup.co.uk)
December 19 Christmas Festivities, refreshments and sociable stitching
Workshops at Putnoe Heights Church Hall, Putnoe Heights, Bedford MK41 8EB at 10.30 – 4pm.
Friday May 17 with Michala Gyetvai, ‘Enchanted Landscapes’
Saturday September 21 with Laura Marriott, ‘Experimenting with Colour, Pattern and Texture with your Domestic Sewing Machine’