Windsor & Maidenhead Branch of the Embroiderers' Guild
Windsor & Maidenhead Branch of the Embroiderers' Guild

Welcome to the Windsor & Maidenhead Branch of the Embroiderers' GuIld

Next Meeting 9th January 2018

Our speaker Beverley Ayling- Smith 

 

Beverly's work examines the emotional states of mourning and melancholia. It focuses on the emotions of grief, loss and absence expressed through cloth.

 

About us 

We are a branch of the Embroiderers' Guild and as such are committed to education about all aspects of the history and practise of embroidery and textile arts.

 

Are you interested in embroidery or any aspect of textiles? Just want to find out more about what we do?  Why not join us at one of our friendly evening meetings, usually held on the second Tuesday of the month (except August) at 7:30pm

at:-

 

The Soltau Centre,

(Behind the Church of St. James-the-Less),

Henley Road,

Stubbings,

Maidenhead,

Berkshire SL6 6QW

 

You don't need special skills or even to be an active stitcher. With us you will find plenty of inspiration and people to teach you.

 

We normally have a speaker who brings a presentation and examples of their work or pieces from their collection. Alternatively we organise a mini-workshop evening for those attending to try new materials and techniques and these are sometimes combined with social evenings.  See our programme page for more details of what is planned for your intended visit. 

 

In addition, membership brings the opportunity to join our other activities such as Saturday Schools, Visits, Design Days, Exhibitions and Group Projects.

 

 

We are a Branch Member of the Embroiderers' Guild

GET INVOLVED!

Find out how to get involved - see our current programme & courses on our Diary Pages or contact our membership secretary.

NEWS

Next Meeting:

Tuesday 13th February  2018

7:30 to 9:30 at the St James- The-Less Stubbings Henley Road Maidenhead SL6  6QW Guests £6 Guild Members £5

includes light refreshments 

Stop Press!

2018 - A Thread Through Time Course/ Study Day

Delve into the beautiful and intricate world of early modern embroidery with Wolf Hall  historical adviser. 

 

www.royalcollection.org.uk/whatson/event/875602/A-thread-through-time

 

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