"Layers of Stitch" - EGG


NEXT MEETING: 

  NEXT MEETING:  Tuesday,   4th September, 2018, 10am – 3pm, Tennis Club, Grantham.

AGM and Mary Sleigh will join us to present her illustrated talk: ‘An Embroiderer’s Journey’.

  In the afternoon, bring your own work to stitch or kits will be available for those who have not produced a panel for the LOS Banner. 

 
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Travelling Books


From our Travelling Books.

We are the Region's newest Branch and 
are officially called
 "Layers of Stitch" - EGG  (Embroiderers' Guild Grantham)

We have our own blog where you can read all about what we've been up to.

Updated every month. it is a good way of keeping in touch with LOS EGG, even if you cannot get to the meetings.

Have a look at the "Travelling Books"photos, they are an impressive record of the amount of varied work being produced by members. 





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Layers of Stitch, Embroiderers Guild Grantham - Programme

Held on the first Tuesday each month 10am - 3pm, Grantham Tennis Club, Old Clubhouse, Gonerby Road, Grantham, NG31 8HU

 

 2018 Programme Layers of Stitch

Meetings

Meetings are held from 10-00 am to 3-00 pm on the first Tuesday of the month.

September 4th AGM and Mary Sleigh joins us to present her illustrated talk: ‘An Embroiderer’s Journey’.

October 2nd Marian Jackson demonstrates her use of Sweetie Papers as used in her winning competition picture.

November 6th Helen Phillips returns to present another fascinating talk: ‘Yak Butter Tea and a Parcel of Shocks’.

December 4th Mini Christmas workshop.


Workshops

September 18th Angie Hughes is going to teach us about Exploring Velvet, her interesting effects are achieved with dyes, inks and bleaching together with luminaire paint and transfer foils. Angie will also talk about free machine embroidery techniques and embellishment on velvet.  

Please contact me if you have any queries 07890 730308 or margie.beattie@gmail.com

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Layers of Stitch

Embroiderers’ Guild Grantham 

Creative Women Exhibition  

Belton House, Nr Grantham

23rd May 2018  to 28th October

 (To the end of the National Trust Season, House open 12.30 to 5pm Not open Monday or Tuesday)

Featuring Textile and Embroidered work inspired by

Lady Marian Alford, her work and designs.

 

 

         



"Layers of Stitch" - EGG ‎(Embroiderers' Guild Grantham)‎

 

Our Banner - first Branch Project.


BRANCH LIBRARYDo not forget we have a new Librarian; Carole Wright has kindly agreed  to run the Library of excellent, inspiring books, these are for any member to borrow for a fee of 50p. Carole has updated the list, which will be sent to members by email, every month – please contact Carole to reserve a book, to pick up at the following meeting.wrightc2011@hotmail.co.uk  01778 590255

 Now including DVD's. 

Layers of Stitch, Embroiderers Guild Grantham

  

Gonerby Road, Grantham, NG31 8HU 


Chair:  Annette Cooke - 
lavenderanne3@btinternet.com

Secretary: Sue Cork suecork8@hotmail.co.uk

Treasurer: Jenny Fay 
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 Workshops

  Heather Wright -  June

Mini workshop making Silk Corsages designed to use scraps of antique, vintage and precious fabrics.






March 20th  Gilli Theokritoff   creating  a small picture in Kantha stitch.