The Bournemouth Branch of The Embroiderers' Guild

Programme of events 2019

Welcome to our web-site. 

We are a group of like minded stitchers of all levels living in and around Bournemouth, Dorset; who are interested in all types of textile work; hand stitching, machine stitching and beyond.

We normaly (see April) meet at:- West Parley Memorial Hall on the 4th Friday of each Month (not necessarily the last Friday!!). Between 09.30am and 3 pm.

Christchurch Rd, West Parley, Bournemouth, BH22 8SQ Welcome to our web-site.

Please arrive by about 9.30, for a prompt start at 10am;

this will allow time to set up the room, prepare your own materials and have an initial coffee.


For more information about our group please see the General Information page.

Monthly programme for 2019

26 July - Janet  Lincoln- Handmade Jewelry

27 Sept -Gill Lamey - "Light over Land and Sea" - Creative Needle Felting

25 Oct - Morning-AGM-10.00 promptly - Afternoon - Liz Thomas - Playing with Stitch

22 Nov - Susan Coope - How to begin the Design Process


Please arrive by 9.30, for a prompt start at 10am;

This will allow time for you to help set up the room, prepare your own materials and have an initial coffee/tea.

We are always very pleased to showcase the high standards and talents of Guild members. If you would like to take a workshop, for our branch, please speak to one of the committee members.


JULY 2019

We where sorry to hear that Adele Thomas is unable to join us for our July meeting and wish her a speedy and complete recovery.

Janet has kindly steped in, to advise us about making Hand made Jewelry.

This July we are asking our members to contribute to our Mini exhibition.

Please bring inany of your completed work, from the past three years, for us all to enjoy and learn from. Thank you.

Requirements for Handmade Jewelry with Janet.

*Small colourful scraps of shears, satin, felt and/or other fine fabrics.

*Sewing kit, threads and scissors.

*Beads and sequins of various sizes (if you have them).

*Pencil and compass or jam jar lid.

2019-Tea Coffee Rota

   Date.          Teacher.        Teacher's lunch provider.      Teas and Coffees providers.


July 26th - Adele Thomas.             Doff                               Jan G & Elizabeth N

Sep. 27th -Gill Lamey. (Vegetarian) Heather & Wendy        Heather & Wendy                        

Oct. 25th - AGM & Liz Thomas.   Jo G                               Lesley S & Wendy B

Nov. 22nd -Susan Coope.              Bring and share               Linda Cummings & Beryl Eady