Peterborough branch programme 2016 – 2017


Date Event Speaker Subject and notes
24th September 2016 Branch AGM and Marsters Cup Karen Parry History of Needles Sales table -All your needle requirements
29th October 2016 Speaker The Master Craftsmen of Kashmir. The search for the real Pashmina Helen Philips Sales table

Hand Embroidered Pashminas and wool Sales Table

26th November 2016 Speaker Linda Meacher Lace
10th December 2016 Christmas Lunch and Activity In-house Please note that we will be meeting earlier at 12.30 p.m. for lunch
28th January 2017 Speaker Angela Daymond Woad – Blue as old as time

Sales Table

25th February 2017 In-house Mini Workshop Guild Folios Developing and experimenting with stitch
11th March 2017 All day workshop Jenny Furlong Inspired by the Bayeaux Tapestry
25th March 2017 Speaker Anne Wood The Quaker Tapestry Sales table
22nd April 2017 All day workshop  Brenda Scarman

Casalguidi Embroidery

Make a needle case to store all those needles you purchased on the 24th September
29th April 2017 Speaker Lynn Pretty

Inspired by Travel

Quilts and Textiles from her travels
20th May 2017 In-house Guild Folios Inspired by Stitch Feb workshop What were you inspired to make?

Discuss and complete

24th  June 2017 Strawberry Tea   TBC Strawberry and cream tea!
15th  July 2017 Regional Day  Swaffham Speakers Jane McKeating and Sian Martin 15 traders and 6 demonstrators. Tickets can be ordered at our branch meeting.
30th September 2017 Branch AGM and Marsters Cup TBC Complete a piece from one of the workshops or inspired by a talk to enter for the Marsters Cup.