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Layers of Stitch 
Embroiderers' Guild Grantham
Gonerby Road 
Grantham NG31 8HU

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

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Congratulations to our talented 

LoS member Sue Cork for her entry 

My Favourite Things’ 

the  Winner of the 

Beryl Dean Award for Hand Embroidery 

Kingfisher needle painting 


There are fifty four different colours of DMC and Anchor single stranded cotton thread in the 4” kingfisher, worked on hand dyed cotton, representing a waterfall background. Copied by hand, from an original photo by Isidro Vila Verde, with permission. 
Sue Cork

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        Branch Banner

 This was initiated when the branch was first formed, each member contributed by stitching a small panel and the Banner has been designed so that new pieces can be added to it over time as new members join us.


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LoS Programme For 2020

12 June   Block printing for cards and embroidery. Hosted by Marian 

7 July       Polly Whistle talk and demo 

4 August   Prayer flags mini workshop

1 Sept        AGM

6 Oct    Helen Philips with her selling table. Please bring knickers for the “days for girls charity” if you wish to. 

Although it’s a member’s stitch day as well, we thought it would be nice to stitch something ethnic.        

3 Nov      Stitch, scrap and swap session. Bring a project that you don’t like or has gone wrong. We will cut up and swap with other members and make something fantastic.

1 Dec Members stitch day 


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LoS Workshops in 2020


22 Sept    Rosemary Deag   

Applique flowers and Machine embroidery 

13 Oct Lorraine Appleton

 Denim landscapes workshop

26 - 28 June   Summer school 2020 @ The old Barn near Marsden



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Our  Travelling Books


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

Aged 8-16?

Interested in being creative with fabric and thread?

Join us for our 2020 workshops

Held at Grantham Tennis Club    10am  - 3pm


Tuesday 26th May:

Landscapes inspired by nature

Tuesday 11th August:

Learn a new skill:  rag rugging

Tuesday 27th October:


Christmas cards using beads, stitches & recycled sweet   papers


For further information and booking :  contact Marian

yemtex.grantham@yahoo.co.uk  or   Phone/text    07796935002

  

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CONTACTS


Joint Chairs: Mary Bomphrey & Diane Marriott -
                          dianemarriott1@gmail.com

Programme Secretary:  Lorraine Appleton & Marian Jackson

Secretary: Sally Marlow -  s.marlow08@btinternet.com

Treasurer: Christine Espinosa




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She's done it again!

Here is Sue Cork's winning entry for another competition entitled   “Pretty Deadly"  Regional Day Competition

Well done Sue!




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From our Travelling Books




  



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