The Bournemouth Branch of The Embroiderers' Guild

Programme of events 2018

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.

2018

 

June 22nd- "Mono printing", with Georgina Hopps.

 

July 27th- "Unfinished Objects" (UFOs)

 

Sept 28th- AGM Speaker, Janet Twinn "From Canvas to Calico"

 

Oct. 26th- Gill Lamey - To be arranged

 

Nov. 23rd - Three Winter Workshops

 

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Please arrive by about 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.

 

 

 

"Mono printing", with Georgina Hopps.

 

Requirements list

 

•Wall tile, or glass, or Perspex - at least 15cm x 20cm.

 

•Small roller, small decorating rollers work well and or large paint brushes.

 

•Acrylic paints.

 

•Acrylic printing medium (only if you have some, I will bring some)

 

•Teaspoon.

 

•Palette, or mixing plate etc.

 

•Paint brushes.

 

•Water pot.

 

•Larger bowl to clean the tile in.

 

•Cloths for cleaning, kitchen roll etc.

 

•Bin bags or other suitable material to cover the tables, newspapers.

 

•Apron, rubber gloves if wanted.

 

•Selection of fabrics including natural/pale colours also printed fabrics can be used

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•Images to inspire, trees, flowers, landscapes, buildings etc.

 

•Hairdryer.

•Sewing kit and any backing fabric.

 

 

2018-Tea Coffee Rota

 

Date. Teacher. Teacher's lunch providor. Teas and Coffees providor.

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June 22nd- Georgina Hopps. Heather Jo

 

July 27th- UFOs Member's own food Georgina & Lynne

 

Sept 28th- Janet Twinn. Bring and share food. Daphne

 

Oct. 26th- Gill Lamey. Jan. Lesley Sapsford

 

Nov. 23rd - Three Ladies. Member's own food. Sarah & Lesley

 

2019