Information on the following embroidery and knitting projects may be found further down this page-
Ther are some beautiful photos of quilts made by Allerton Piecemakers & Stitchin’ Sisters patchwork groups on OTHER EXHIBITIONS page. “Heritage Quilts Exhibition” is in All Hallows Church until Saturday 13th Sept 2014. (see WHATS ON for opening times)
Norma shows us a double sided quilt by Yvonne Davies, Allerton Piecemakers Group
Sarah Lowes has written a play “My Afternoon with Bruce Lee”. It will be performed in various venues in Liverpool during September as part of the Page to Stage Festival. For details of dates, times & how to book tickets (£8/£7 concs) see WHATS ON at the top of this page………. To see a preview of “My Afternoon With Bruce Lee” by Sarah Lowes click the link below……….
There is a new altar frontal in Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral designed by Gill Roberts and embroidered by David Peglar and members of the Embroidery Studio. To see the whole story scroll down to MEMBERS ACHIEVEMENTS page………..
Altar Frontal designed by Gill Roberts and embroidered by David Peglar and members of the Cathedral Embroidery Group, Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral 2014
On Saturday 6th September 2014 we held our annual Spetember Tea Party. On the day we had “all the fun of the fair” and a delicious buffet spread. We also celebrated our members who had been in the Guild for 25 years or more with a special cake “25 Years Plus and Counting”, and our latest Bursary winner was presented with her cheque. To see all the photos of the event see GROUP EVENTS and click on Tea Parties……..
These ladies are all MEG members who have been in the Guild for 25 years or more. We had a special celebratory cake for them at our September Tea Party
On 22nd August 2014 Liverpool Decorative Fine Arts Society presented a wall hanging “In My Liverpool Home”, designed and embroidered by Merseyside YE, to Liverpool Women’s Hospital. To see more please visit the YE page…..
“In My Liverpool Home” hanging, commissioned by LDFAS, made by Merseyside YE, and presented to Liverpool Womens Hospital, Aug 2014
The next meeting of Merseyside Embroiderers’ Guild is on 4th October 2014.
11am- 1pm ”Bring & Stitch” Bring along your latest stitching project, meet some other “like-minded” people, have a chat and a cuppa. Visitors welcome.
2pm – 4pm – AGM followed by a TALK by Sarah Thursfield “Tudor Women’s Dresses” – a popular Speaker returns to give us an insight into the world of the Tudor seamstress. Cost £3 members/ £4 visitors Visitors welcome.
All Talks & Workshops are held in All Hallows Church Hall, Greenhill Road, Mossley Hill, Liverpool L18 6JJ