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will be held on
Saturday 17th August 2019
11am – 1pm “Bring & Stitch”.
Come and share your latest project with others, have a look at our Library and selection of craft DVD’s, and have a cuppa and a chat. FREE EVENT, visitors welcome! Light refreshments available.
2pm -4pm TALK by Judith Rowley “My Creative Journey”. A textile artist traces the journey from inspiration to exhibition with examples of her work and journals. Cost £3 members, £5 visitors. Pay on the door. Visitors welcome.
All Talks and Workshops are held in All Hallows Centre, Greenhill Road, Liverpool L18 6JJ (unless otherwise stated)
TUDOR SPEKE GROUP PROJECT:
Chair’s Chat for August 2019 is available, just follow the link…
We had a very enjoyable Workshop with Sheila Conchie on Saturday 20th July where we constructed five-sided caskets. Have a look at some photos here…
Tickets are available for 2019 NW Regional Day & AGM. Cost £29. Please apply to Hilary firstname.lastname@example.org. Speaker is Val Hughes author of Felt and Fibre Art. Refreshments and lunch included in ticket price
“The Mapping Project” textile exhibition is on until 19th July in Fashion Hub, Gildart St, Liverpool L3 8ET. Artists explore the meaning of the place the call Home through geography, culture, history and their perception of being there. Have a look at some photos of the exhibition here…
It was National Stitch Day 2019 on Saturday 22nd June and Vicky, Hilary, Liz, Karen, Brenda and Dilys met up in the magnificent setting of the Great Hall in Speke Hall, Liverpool for an afternoon of stitch. Brenda brought the Endeavour cloak and we had our MEG banner as examples of stitch. We were working on the slips for our ongoing Tudor Speke project. Visitors showed a lot of interest in our work and some had a go at some stitching. Photos available to view, just click here…
Our Endeavour exhibition in Sefton Park Palm House has now ended. We have some photos of this exhibition , just click here to see them..
We have photographs!! Photos of all the exhibits from our recent sensational Endeavour exhibition may be viewed here…
CONTEMPORARY THREADS, a new textile arts group based in Liverpool
NW Regional Day 2018 was held in Leyland on Saturday 21st April 2018 and Merseyside Young Embroiderers’ won First, Second and Third prizes in the YE Kathleen Mansfield Award!! Well done Merseyside YE!! And congratulations to our YE Leader Val Heron!! Have a look at some photos of the day here….
Dilys Parry, one of our members, generously organised a trip to Kendal on Saturday 3rd
June to view the Quaker Tapestry. We had a very enjoyable day with sunshine all the way! The Quaker Tapestry Exhibition Centre staff were very friendly and informative, and the cafe served delicious food as well! Unfortunately we were not permitted to photograph any of the embroideries, but many thanks to Gill Roberts for the lovely photographs of our group.
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