We are a friendly, active and enthusiastic group with a wide range of skills, knowledge and experience. We welcome anyone with an interest in embroidery and textiles at any level. Help and advice is always available to anyone seeking it.

In our program we cater for all tastes in embroidery and textile art, from traditional stitch to contemporary work.

Through our meetings, programme of talks and workshops, we aim to build awareness of stitch and textile art and to educate, encourage, inspire and promote stitch of all kinds.

Meetings are very friendly with over 70 members the attendance is usually around 50 each meeting.

Meetings are usually on the 2nd Saturday of the Month from 10.00am to 3.30pm September to July in The Hardy Building, Bishop Grosseteste University College

Lincoln,LN1 3DY

There is no meeting in August.

Please check the programme for dates as we have to work around the venue and rooms/dates may change

Chair - Jayne Hanson


Secretary and YE- Carolyn Merry


Treasurer - Sarah Lambkin-Smith


Car Parking at Bishop Grosseteste University

There is now a £5 parking charge for all day parking. This is payable immediately upon parking at the University using the Just Park App, by phone, or by SMS

NB the site does not take cash

See the document "Parking Information Sheet" below for further information.

Formed in 1956 the Lincolnshire branch has been going strongly ever since and we had our 65th anniversary in 2021.

Due to the current restrictions in force regarding the coronavirus. Bishop Grosseteste University have taken the decision to close the campus and cancel all bookings.

We apologise for the inconvenience. All workshop places booked will be refunded.

The committee will be planning projects to send out to members to keep us busy.

Keep safe and keep well and keep stitching.


For members aged 6 and above

The venue has been closed to all groups until further notice due to the current issues. We apologise for any inconvenience.

Held at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Skellingthorpe Rd, Lincoln, LN6 0PB 10.30am - 3.00pm For information Contact

Admission £3.00, Please bring a packed lunch.

You are welcome to visit up to 3 times before joining