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Formed in 1956 the Lincolnshire branch has been going strongly ever since and we are looking forward to our 65th anniversary in 2021.

We are a friendly, active and enthusiastic group with a wide range of skills, knowledge and experience.  We welcome anyone with an interest in embroidery and textiles at any level. Help and advice is always available to anyone seeking it.

In our program we cater for all tastes in embroidery and textile art, from traditional stitch to contemporary work.  

Through our meetings, programme of talks and workshops, we aim to build awareness of stitch and textile art and to educate, encourage, inspire and promote stitch of all kinds.

Meetings are very friendly with over 70 members the attendance is usually around 50 each meeting.

Meetings are
usually on the 2nd Saturday of the Month  from 10.00am to 3.30pm September to July in The Hardy Building, Bishop Grosseteste University College 
Lincoln,LN1 3DY 
There is no meeting in August. 
Please check the programme for dates as we have to work around the venue and rooms/dates may change

Chair  - Jayne Hanson
Secretary and YE- Carolyn Merry
Treasurer - Sarah Lambkin-Smith

Car Parking at Bishop Grosseteste University

There is now a £5 parking charge for all day parking.  This is payable immediately upon parking at the University using the Just Park App, by phone, or by SMS

Our next meeting is 
Saturday 8th February 2020
10am -3.30pm (room available until 5pm)

NB This meeting is in the Eliott Room

In the morning we have a talk from Marianne Young entitled My Textiles

In the afternoon we have a friendship activity where members can bring unidentified textile items/equipment and members will help to id what it is used for. 

For members aged 6 and above

Our next Young Embroiderers' meeting is on

25th January 
Use a sewing machine with some pattern Stitches to create a decorative piece from recycled fabric

Held at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Skellingthorpe Rd, Lincoln, LN6 0PB  10.30am - 3.00pm    For information Contact

Admission £3.00, Please bring a packed lunch.
You are welcome to visit up to 3 times before joining

***Course Space Available***

We have 3 spaces available on our 2 day workshop on 15/16th February with Mary McIntosh entitled putting on the glitz at £70 for non members of the branch £60 for members

Workshops held at:-  
Sudbrooke Village Hall
Scothern Lane 
Sudbrooke LN2 2QJ 
Includes tea, coffee & parking
Bring a packed lunch 

Sarah Lambkin-Smith,
9 Aug 2019, 11:30
Sarah Lambkin-Smith,
9 Aug 2019, 11:33
Sarah Lambkin-Smith,
9 Aug 2019, 11:35
Sarah Lambkin-Smith,
12 Jan 2020, 11:58
Sarah Lambkin-Smith,
9 Nov 2019, 02:32