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(Nottinghamshire Embroiderers and Creative Textile Artists)

 Welcome to the Nottinghamshire Branch

We are a small friendly afternoon group, meeting    in  the centre of Nottingham.  There is a varied programme of speakers, a sales table and library  each month.   Additional workshops are also  arranged during the year.

Visitors are very welcome - why not come and see us?

       You do not need to be a stitcher - just have an
                           interest in textiles

We meet at:    The Nottingham Mechanics 
                         3 North Sherwood Street
                           Nottingham, NG1 4EZ 

 (close to the Victoria Centre and the Bus Station)

   on the 1st Tuesday of each month at 1.30 pm  

Treasurer         Eileen Tilley
Membership     Jenny Fleming
Membership numbers: 22
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What's on    July - November

Foxlowe Gallery, Leek Staffs ST13 6AD
Mainly Stitch Artists' Exhibition - 'Reflections'
Sat 13th July - 7th September
Gallery open Wednesday to Sunday - 10am - 4pm
Clipstone Scout Building NG21 9AA
Broomknowe Quilters - Patchwork Exhibition
Sat 5th - 10am - 4pm       Sun 6th Oct - 10am - 2pm
St Jude's Church Hall  NG3 5HE
Patchwork for Pleasure
Sat 19th Oct - 10am - 4pm
Obolensky Building, Trent College, Long Eaton NG10 4AD
The Living Threads Group - 'Connections'
Inspirations in Fabric and Thread
Thurs 24th Oct - Fri 1st Nov    10am - 5pm
                                             Final day 4.30pm

Textile Courses

Nottingham Trent University run a summer school  offering a range of subjects.

Coles run a wide range of courses throughout the year.

The Living Threads Group run courses through the year for current courses see -


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Nottinghamshire Branch Photos

No Meeting in August

Next Meeting

Tuesday 3rd September 2019

'Exploring New Territories'

with Janet Gilbert

For further information contact: 
Jenny 01623 491331

Visitors welcome

Transfer Printing Workshop

February Meeting 2017

Diana Watanabe was our speaker this month, telling us about and showing examples of Japanese Kimono and Kumihimo (braiding). 

Jenny shows off a wedding outfit and Carol an everyday outfit.

Jenny modelling wedding dress