Current Programme 2020-21

Although we can't meet up in the flesh during this period we have risen to the challenge to support our members and to continue stitching activities.

Branch meetings

Our Branch Meetings are currently taking place on the second Saturday of the month at 10.30, by Zoom. If you want to join or visit please email Eve via derbyshireitrep@embroiderersguild.co.uk

Stitch Friday

Whilst we can't meet for our usual Stitch Friday we are running Stitch Thursdays on Zoom where we can get together and chat with fellow stitchers. The next one will be on 24th June at 2:00pm

Although this is for members of our Guild you are welcome to visit initially to see if is for you. Please email Eve if you are interested via derbyshireitrep@embroiderersguild.co.uk

Click Here to find out about our Previous Speakers 2020/21 as part of our current programme.

Coming Up Next

Future Meetings

The details for the following meetings are still in the planning stage. We will publish any changes and further details with images as soon as they become available.

2021

September 12th

HANNAH DODD

The versatility of Felt.

Hannah is a textile artist who uses felting techniques with finished details in stitch to create quirky designs to provoke humour and make you smile.

Hannahs Webpage can be found by clicking here

October 9th Margo Selby

An artist and textiles designer, making unique handwoven artworks that are exhibited worldwide. Her focus, in every aspect of her creative output, is colour and geometric form.

October 9th Margo Selby

An artist and textiles designer, making unique handwoven artworks that are exhibited worldwide. Her focus, in every aspect of her creative output, is colour and geometric form.

November 13th Anne Hellyer

From start to finish.

An Artist who creates hand painted textile art by combining a love of paint and textiles with free machine embroidery.

December 11th Ninya Mikhaila

Stitches in time. The black prince.

A historical costumier shares insights into the details and the research and construction processes for the embroidered Jupon of the Black Prince.

2022

January 8th Kate Findlay

Working in Series.

Original artwork from textiles. Creating fabric paintings using applique with a mix of many print and paint techniques.

February 12th Helen Barnes

From India back to North Country quilting.

A textile artist who will share her enthusiasm and knowledge of hand embroidery and quilting from around the world.

March 12 th

GROUP WORKSHOP DAY

Workshops where members may choose to develop new skills, try out different ideas, share the gifts, skills and talents they have and enjoy a fun filled day.

April 9th Member led session (Viv)

Fabulous India

Fashion, beauty, history and FOOD

May 24th (tbc)

AGM