Programme and Workshops 2012

JANUARY
Saturday 9th January 2016
INSPIRATION TO STITCH
a talk by
LINDA LLOYD-WILLIS

Blue Tutu by Linda Lloyd-Willis                                                                                                                                     

http://www.secondturning.org.uk/gallery/cat_726333-Linda-LloydWillis.html

Afternoon Workshop
Fabric Strip Weaving


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UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED ALL MEETINGS WILL BE HELD ON THE 2ND SATURDAY OF THE MONTH



This page will give you a flavour of Derbyshire Branch's past meetings but 

please see our separate page for meetings in 2014



Saturday 8th December 2012 1:30pm for 2:00pm


DERBYSHIRE BRANCH CELEBRATES DIAMOND JUBILEE!

WE INVITE ALL PAST MEMBERS TO COME AND JOIN US IN CELEBRATING SIXTY SUCCESSFUL YEARS - AND STILL STITCHING.  PLEASE BRING EXAMPLES OF WORK TO SHARE WITH US - THE EARLIER WORK THE BETTER.



THIS WILL BE FOLLOWED BY OUR ANNUAL CHRISTMAS COMPETITION.





Saturday 14th January 2012 1:30pm for 2:00pm RUTH JORDAN - THE STRUTTS OF BELPER: Cotton masters and farmers - learn fascinating facts about the history of textiles in the Derwent Valley


Saturday 28th January 2012 - WORKSHOP PAM KEELING - CASALGUIDI

Italian style linen embroidery
Several Casalguidi pieces by Pam Keeling


Saturday 11th February 2012 1:30pm for 2:00pm DIONNE SWIFT - DABBLING WITH DEVORE

Learn about the process of making devore & it's intricacies and variants and see how Dionne uses it in her work. For the cost of £3 those who wish can have a 'dabble'


Friday 9th March 2012 - WORKSHOP CAROL NAYLOR - MINI SEASCAPE

Machine embroidery


Saturday 10th March 1:30pm for 2:00pm CAROL NAYLOR - CHANGING BOUNDARIES

Carol Naylor is one of the UK's leading artists in machine embroidered textiles. Much of her work is based on landscape, with architecture, still life and poetry also providing inspiration and imagery


Saturday 24th March 2012 - DAY OUTING SEWING FOR PLEASURE - NEC BIRMINGHAM

Details to be confirmed


Saturday 14th April 2012 1:30pm for 2:00pm MINI WORKSHOPS

Led by members - new and old ideas, materials and techniques


Saturday 12th May 2012 1:30 for 2:00pm MAUREEN TAYLOR - AN ELIZABETHAN WARDROBE

See how a wealthy Elizabethan lady would get dressed, from putting on the shift to full 1590s court dress.
Descriptions and the history of 10 outfits and items of clothing will be given and you may even try one on!


Saturday 9th June 1:30pm 2012 for 2:00pm ALYSSA ROBINSON - MODERN MISS

An overview of modern techniques and products:
Lutrador, Angelina fibre, soluble fabric, computer manipulation and printing



Saturday 14th July 2012 1:30pm for 2:00pm MEMBERS - SHOW AND TELL

Some members who are experienced embroiderers show pieces of their work and discuss the techniques they have used


Saturday 28th July 2012 - WORKSHOP LINDA RUDKIN - FLOWER POUNDING



Saturday 11th August 2012 - ANNUAL OUTING 

Elizabeth Hoare Embroidery Gallery at Liverpool Cathedral followed by visit to Albert Dock

Saturday 8th September 2012 1:30pm for 2:00pm LINDA RUDKIN- COLOURS FROM NATURE

Natural Dyes in Textile Art


Saturday 13th October 2012 1:30pm for 2:00pm BRANCH AGM followed by JANET POOLE - DERBY MAYORAL ROBES

Janet will talk about the design and manufacture of the special fabric for the mayoral robes

 

Saturday 20th October 2012 - WORKSHOP CAROLE SOUL - STUMPWORK GREETINGS CARD

Carole Soul Stumpwork


Saturday 10th November 2012 1:30pm for 2:00pm KIT WATTS - IRISH INSPIRATION

Textiles in Ireland
        

                                                           



FEBRUARY
Saturday 9th January 2016
ALL DAY MINI WORKSHOPS
led by MEMBERS
Hardanger Coaster
Millifiore Madness
Capability Brown
Fabric Strip Weaving













MAY
MARCH
Saturday 12th March 2016
THE MANY WAYS OF USING FELT
a talk by
ALISON ROSE


http://www.artupclose.org/alison-rose-textile-artist/
   
Afternoon Workshop

led by Alison


JUNE