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will be held on
Saturday 16th March 2019
11.00am – 1.00pm. BRING & STITCH FREE , Visitors Welcome!
1.00pm – 2.00pm LUNCH (please bring a packed lunch if you are staying for the afternoon session) Tea / Coffee and light refreshments are provided
2.00pm – 4.00pm TALK by Penny Vernon “The Quaker Tapestry”. This is a chance to find out about the history and recent development of this famous embroidery, which is now housed in The Friends Meeting House, Kendal.
TALK costs £3 for members and £5 for visitors.
All Talks and Workshops are held in All Hallows Centre, Greenhill Road, Liverpool L18 6JJ (unless otherwise stated)
Chair’s Chat for February 2019 is available now, just follow the link…..
We made some lovely flowers with ribbon and organza at the recent workshop “The Art of Flowers” with Gill Roberts, something like these fine examples…. to see what we achieved just click on the link
If you have spare time why not consider Distance Learning? Embroiderers’ Guild run a variety of courses to suit all abilities. Have a look here for all the details….
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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