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Next Meeting
18th February 2021
Anne Kelly
'Travels in Textiles'
via Zoom
Anne collects recycled fabric, paper and ephemera using collage, stitch, photographic and print processes to create mixed media textiles, framed and free hanging.  Her inspirations are taken from travel and memory and naive, outside and folk art

As we are no longer able to meet face to face our meetings will be held via Zoom
if you would like more information on how to join the meetings please email

November Kits
we hope you all enjoy making the mistletoe kit put together by Sue Cork

Hear are some of the finished canvas bookmarks from the October kits

In future we hope to get back to our meetings at:

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

we will let you know when we are able to hold workshops again
Easton on the Hill Village Hall
email to book your place
£30 for members £40 non-members

our weekly Guild Meetings are held over Zoom
on Thursday evenings 7.15-8.15pm

Contact Jane for a link to join

EG Books   

 January 2021

Theme:     habitat:  shoreline

If you would like to get involved and create a piece to swap, please email Jane

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

Anne Barratt,
18 Jan 2021, 12:14
Sarah Donnelly,
27 Sept 2019, 02:59
Anne Barratt,
5 Oct 2020, 08:53