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Programme and Workshops 2017

BRANCH MEETINGS
These are held on the second Saturday of the month at
ST. MARY'S CHURCH HALL,DARLEY LANE,
DERBY DE1 3AX
10.30 - 4pm
10.30 refreshments   
11am notices followed by Speaker
1.30pm Speaker or Member - led Workshops
VISITORS WELCOME

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BRANCH MEETINGS

JANUARY
Saturday 14th January 2017
THE EMBROIDERERS' GUILD COLLECTION
a talk by
PAM KEELING
Afternoon Workshop: GUILD FOLIOS - FOCUS ON THE 70S.  Lettering, goldwork related to the morning talk
3)

FEBRUARY
Saturday 11th February 2017
TAKE ONE JACKET: modern embellishment techniques and why we should use them  
a talk by
SIMON HENRY
Afternoon member-led Workshop: PAINT, PRINT AND DESIGN
(£3)

MARCH
Saturday 11th March 2017
ENCHANTED LANDSCAPES
a talk by
MICHALA GYETVAI
Afternoon member-led Workshop, (£3)
ALL DAY MINI WORKSHOPS LED BY MEMBERS
(More information later)

APRIL
Saturday 8th April 2017
ORDINARY AND EXTRAORDINARY WOMEN: STORIES TOLD THROUGH TEXTILES   
a talk by
ANN PATERSON
Afternoon Workshop led by Ann, (£5)

MAY
Saturday 13th May 2017
FROM TAMARI TO ZARI
a talk by
CATHY REAVEY
Afternoon Workshop led by Cathy, (£5)   

JUNE
Saturday 11th March 2017
ALL DAY MINI WORKSHOPS LED BY MEMBERS
(More information later)

JULY
Saturday 8th July 2017
PAINTING WITH FABRIC
a talk by
BARBARA JEPSON
Afternoon member-led Workshop, (£3)

AUGUST
Saturday 12th April 2017
BRANCH ANNUAL OUTING
to be arranged

SEPTEMBER
Saturday 9th September 2017
THE INSPIRATION OF TEXTILES IN VIETNAM AND CAMBODIA
a talk by
MARY HART
Afternoon Workshop led by Mary, (£5)
  
OCTOBER
Saturday 14th October 2017
BRANCH A.G.M.
followed by 
SHOW AND TELL
Afternoon Workshop led by branch members, (£3)

NOVEMBER
Saturday 11th November 2016
a talk by
CHERRILYN TYLER
Afternoon Workshop led by branch members, (£3)

DECEMBER
Saturday 9th December 2017
CHRISTMAS PARTY, QUIZ AND CHRISTMAS CHALLENGE. (details to be arranged nearer the time.)






 



  







  
DAY SCHOOLS,
STITCH FRIDAYand
 YOUNG EMBROIDERERS WORKSHOPS
are held at
 
FRIENDS' MEETING HOUSE
ST HELEN'S STREET
DERBY  DE1 3GY

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DAY SCHOOLS

Day Schools are held from 10am - 4pm and cost £30

APRIL
Saturday 22nd April 2017
"SENSATIONALLY SINAMAY" Using fabric paints to embellish Sinamay you will create a beautiful corsage or hair adornment.  Either follow the tutor's lead or be supported to create your own unique piece
with
LINDA LLOYD-WILLIS



SEPTEMBER
Saturday 23rd September 2017
"EXPERIMENTING WITH TEXTILE LANDSCAPES" learn how to develop your own personal response to the environment around you.  Sketchbook and images will inspire you to record, experiment and produce exciting art.  Combining various stitching methods - hand and machine embroidery, applique and needle felting the emphasis will be on playing with materials.
with
MICHALA GYETVAI


NOVEMBER
Saturday 25th November 2017
WORKSHOP WITH CHERRILYN TYLER
This workshop is for all levels of ability and can include machine stitch if wished.
You can compile a collage of vintage textiles and memorabilia which can be either machine or hand stitched in place.  Flowers can be incorporated and you can overprint using thermofax screens.



STITCH FRIDAY
Stitch Friday is held from 10am - 4pm and costs about £6 for a group of three meetings, (tea / coffee and refreshments are included in the price).
Come and join us for our relaxed monthly sewing sessions. This is an opportunity to work and discuss your own projects with other textile enthusiasts over a cup of tea or coffee and a biscuit, (or three).  This is a great way to meet and get advice with other dedicated stitchers.

JANUARY
Friday 27th January 2017

FEBRUARY
Friday 24th February 2017

MARCH
Friday 24th March 2017

APRIL
Friday 21st April 2017

MAY 
Friday 26th May 2017

JUNE
Friday 23rd June 2017

SEPTEMBER
Friday 22nd September 2017

OCTOBER
Friday 27th October 2017

NOVEMBER
Friday 24th 2017