Programme 2016-2017


6th September      Andrew Wynne

                              Inspirational Batik
                              Batik work/demo and mini workshop

4th October          AGM

                    Jackie Ward

                    From textile collage to quirky unusual mixed media collage

1st  November       Ann Paterson
                    Ordinary & extraordinary women
                             Story of 4 women who achieved greatness despite the times they lived in      

6th December       Christmas Party


3rd January          Mig Holden

                             And Sew to Recycle

                             Stories based on Mig’s life With recycled fabrics

7th Feb                 Diana Watanabe

      Japanese Kimono and Kumihimo (braiding)

         History and demonstration

7th  March           In house workshop

4th April              Jane Arthur         

                    Going South – Antarctica in Poetry and Textiles

        Influence of trip on own work

2nd May               Students from Trent Uni

                            Talking about and showing their Degree work

6th June              Anne Pocklington

                            From Crinoline Ladies to Soldering Iron

                            Traditional to modern, mixed Media textiles

7th July               In-house Event

In-house Workshop Programme

November       Goldwork    (Beryl)                MW

December        Christmas theme                  MW

January           No workshop

February         UFO bring along any             MW

                        unfinished work

March             Appliqué Tree with  Embellishments        Pat

                        Full session workshop

April               Sashiko       (Pat)                  MW

May                 Fabric Manipulation             MW


June               Victorian embellished

                       Patchwork   (Pat)                 MW

July                Needle weaving  (Pat)

                       Full session workshop