Tuesday, 7 December 2010

Meetings 2011

12 January

“So you’re a stitcher?” by Pam Duxbury

9 February

The History and Techniques of Japanese Embroidery by Jane Smith.

9 March.

Embroidery for Fashion by Jenny Head

April 13.

Introduction to the Banners and Conservation at the Peoples’ History Museum by Vivian Lochhead

11 May

OUTING to Hebden Bridge and Bankfield Museum, Halifax.

8 June

Why go Digital? Taking some of the mystery out of using digital technology

by Teresa Jones, of Connect-2

13 July

Sumptuous Silk by Margo Singer

14 September

Indian Embroidery A PowerPoint Presentation by Beryl Waterfield.

12 October 12.


9 November

Introduction to Japanese Kimono and Fabrics by Helen Smith, of Clothaholics

14 December

Snippets and Stories from the Thirties by June Corner

Thursday, 10 June 2010

A Long Gallery of Stitch

In June 2010, we held an exhibition at Little Moreton Hall, owned by The National Trust

It was held in the Long Gallery

We took the exhibits up the stairs..

..and down again.

Some views of the Gallery..

Some of the exhibits:

An embroidered ship

A felt bowl

Acrobatic dolls!

Taiko - silk and metallic thread on silk

Sunday, 25 April 2010

The Altrincham Branch will be holding an exhibition at the

National Trust property at Little Moreton Hall

from June 2 to June 6 2010. It is open 11:00am to 5:00pm

National Trust charges apply