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Thursday 18th April 2019

From Assisi to Casalguidi

A talk by Sarah Donnelly about regional 
Italian Embroidery

7 - 9 pm
Stamford AFC Club Room
Borderville Sports Centre
Ryhall Road, Stamford, PE9 1US

The venue is on the first floor, but there is a lift for easy access.
Well lit parking available outside the centre.

Hot and cold drinks are available from the bar before the meeting.
This is a great time to have a chat with like minded people.
Meetings are on 3rd Thursday of each month 7.00 for 7.15 - 9.00pm

This is how our members describe us:
Welcoming,  Friendly,  Educational,  Inspiring,  Encouraging

The membership fees are £40 per year. This may be paid in 1 or 2 instalments. Visitors pay £5 per meeting for up to 3 meetings.  We have a shared interest in all things embroidery and textiles.  We range from those new to stitching to experienced embroiderers.

If you would like to come to a meeting you can either just turn up, or alternatively email us on:

We have a varied programme with speakers, member led
workshops and day  workshops

Each year we hold 3 or 4 full day workshops at Easton-On-The-Hill village hall. Most workshops have a visiting tutor and are  very enjoyable events here we can learn a new technique or deepen our knowledge of embroidery. Details are in programme notes below.

Check us out on our Facebook page,
Rutland & Stamford Branch of the Embroiderers' Guild


Chair - Jane Pullan

Secretary - Sarah Donnelly

Borderville Sports Centre

First Tuesday 
Tuesday 2nd April
9.30 am - 12.30 am

Stitch and Chat

Bring your stitching, have a cuppa and a chat.

£3 per session to include tea, coffee and biscuits.

Easton on the Hill Village Hall

Just come along or contact Sarah


Saturday 15th June 2019


Tanya Haines

An introduction to this traditional form of Italian drawn thread and needle lace embroidery.

Borderville Sports Centre
Ryhall Road, Stamford

Contact Sarah

Friday 17th May 2019

Stumpwork Berries

Tanya Haines
3D Embroidery Techniques

Easton on the Hill Village Hall PE9 3NN

£30 for branch members, £40 for non members.
Tea, coffee and biscuits provided, bring a packed lunch.

Contact Sarah
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