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Next Meeting
Thursday 20th February 2020

February 20th

Painting With Cloth

A talk by 

Cas Holmes


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

Running Stitch
come and join us and bring something to stitch 
next meeting Thursday 23rd January
7-9pm at Borderville Centre

Stitch and Chat

We will be taking a winter break from 
Stitch and Chat but will be back 
Tuesday 3rd March 2020
Easton on the Hill Village Hall

Just come along or contact Sarah

Friday 21st and Saturday 22nd February


Cas Holmes
Explore the use of old maps, books and text in textiles

to be held at
Easton on the Hill Village Hall
email to book your place
£30 for members £40 non-members

our Monthly Guild Meetings are held at:
Borderville Sports Centre
Ryhall Road, Stamford

Contact Sarah

EG Books    February 2020

The prompts for this month are 

Theme:  Trees
Colours:   greens and browns
Stitch:  bullion knots

Remember you don’t have to use all the prompts, and you don’t have to do a swap but bring anything you have done for us all to look at please.

Search Pinterest or other internet sites for more images and inspiration. Only copyright free images added to this page!

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