Peterborough branch programme 2017 – 2018

Peterborough Branch of the Embroiderers Guild
Programme 2017-2018

30th September 2017
Talk – Helen Phillips – Himalayan Artisans and stall- Hand embroidered Pashminas and stoles art wholesale price.

14th October 2017
All day workshop – Christine Rollitt – Dream pockets – small bag incorporating different stitches, patching and piecing fragments of cloth and making cords.

28th October 2017
Mini workshop – Yvonne Wagstaff
Fabric Transfer paints using plant material

11th November 2017
Talk – Quilts for Injured Servicemen – Note the earlier date.
Brenda Lincoln

9th December 2017
Christmas Lunch and Activity – Note we will be meeting earlier for lunch at 12.30.

27th January 2018
Around the Country in Buttons
Sheila, Elaine and Kate

24th February 2018
Exhibition Talking
Talk about exhibition pieces, photos, work in progress

10th March 2018
All day workshop – Alex Waylett – Laminated Stitch – Contemporary Laminated Wall Piece – Machine and hand stitch.

24th March 2018
Mini workshop – Yvonne Wagstaff
Patchwork bag using the fabric created in October.

28th April 2018
Talk – Amanda Clayton – My Blue Suitcase
Influences and Philosophies growing up.

19th May 2018
Meet the Artist – Meet at the Cathedral

30th June 2018
Midsummer Madness – in-house challenge
PAT testing

29th September 2018
Branch AGM and Masters Cup