Programme 2014

18th January              Heather Arbron                    "Bags of Dragonflies”

                        From embryo to flying!

Display table - Bling: Lavish, Imaginative, and Embellishment.

15th February            Meri Hunneyball                              Weaving in the Peruvian Highlands 

                         A talk about traditional Peruvian weavers, their lifestyle, beliefs and traditions.

Display Table - Inspired by Water. 

15th March                  Jane Marrows                          “My felt journey”

                         Self-taught felting and lustrous examples

Display Table - Wildlife: large or small

19th April                     Members Macramé Day

                         ‘Get Knotted’ with Dorothy on Easter Saturday.

Display Table - Purchased pieces from other countries

17th May                       Lynda Kinnard                        “Rag rugs not for walking on”

                          Let your imagination run …..

Display Table - Work that includes handmade Felt

18th May                           Regional Day

21st Jun                             Ruth Brown                           
Cyanotyping onto fabric, digital negatives

                          Ruth, from Stone Creek Silk, will discuss lots of ways to produce marks on fabric with time                           to see how it is done. 

Display Table - Burning, melting and or distorting

11th-13th July                 Regional Summer School

 26th July 2014               Members Workshop with Alysn Midgelow-Marsden

20th September              Marion Anniss                             “Awe and Wonder”

                         From idea to completion– sketching, photography, review, experiment – towards the finished piece.

Display Table - Blooming Flowers

18th October                 Kathy Powis                                 “Frame knitting”

                         The history of a local industry following our visit to the Frame Knitters Museum in                                             Ruddington.

Display Table - Using mainly Sheer fabrics

15th November

Christmas Lunch and 
Christmas Design

A Christmas stitching afternoon

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