North Kent Embroiderers Guild

Programme for 2016 - 2017

All meetings start at 2pm at:

The Community Room, Gravesend Library, Windmill Street, Gravesend DA12 1AQ

Parking can be either in Lord Street Car Park or by Gravesend Railway Station.

Membership fee: 60.00 per annum
Visitors fee: 2 visits at the door cost of 4.00 to regular meetings and thereafter £6.00 per every subsquent visit, unless the visitor becomes a member and full membership to North Kent Embroiderers' Guild automatically includes membership to the 97 Group.

 

2016 - 2017

 

 

Region Day 2016  

Aylesford

7th July 10.00am to 4.00pm.

Maidstone (Host Branch Maidstone)

For further information contact Embroiderers Guild

poppies

Poppies made by our Branch in preparation for the wall hanging to be started on this day!

   
17th September 2016 Branch AGM with 'Show and Tell'
26thSeptember 2016 South East AGM venue to be arranged
October 2016 Knitting and Stitching Show, Alexandra Palace
15th October 2016 'Interperting Natural Forms of Embroidery'
with Wendy Dolan (www.wendydolan.co.uk)
19th November 2016 Christmas Stitching
17th December 2016 Christmas Party
21st January 2017 Sit and Stitch
18th February 2017 'Silks and Cottons' with Julia Davis
18th March 2017

'Stitch Stories: Making and Meanings' with Cas Holmes (www.casholmestextiles.co.uk)

15th April 2017 Sit and Stitch
13th May 2017

Capability Brown exhibtion at St Andrews Centre, Gravesend to celebrate our 30th Birthday celebrations.

Click here for A5 poster with more details

20th May 2017

30th Birthday Celebrations with Kay Dennis 'My journey in Stumpwork and getting into the Region Chair

17th June 2017

'A taste of Ribbon Embroidery'
with Lorna Bateman (www.lornabatemanembroidery.com)

15thJuly 2017 'Customise your clothes:aka "Up cycling"'
with Karin Bucannan
15thJuly Regional Day 2017  Ardingly More details to follow. For further information contact Embroiderers Guild

5th August 2017

National Day of Stitch - various venues close to you. For further information contact Embroiderers Guild

16th September 2017 Branch AGM with 'Show and Tell'
23rd September 2017 South East AGM Sevenoaks Branch to host
October 2017 Knitting and Stitching Show, Alexandra Palace
21st October 2017 'Crewelwork Embroidery'
with Pat Trott (www.pattrott.co.uk)
18th November 2017 Christmas Stitching
16thDecember 2017 Christmas Party

Dayschools 2016 - 2017

Please note - Dayschool venues and times differ from monthly meetings. Check individual details. The cost will be £30 non - refundable and payable when booking and includes coffee, tea and biscuits.

7th May 2016

Embroidered Bags
Tutor - Alex Waylett
(www.alexandrawaylett.com)

Venue: Southfleet Village Hall, Gravesend, Kent DA13 9NX

22nd October 2016

 

Hand Embroidered Landscapes or Gardens
Tutor - Wendy Dolan
(www.wendydolan.co.uk)

Venue: Southfleet Village Hall, Gravesend, Kent DA13 9NX

6th May & 3rd June 2017 - 2 DAY WORKSHOP

Whitework
Tutor - Jenny Adin - Christie
(www.jennyadin-christeembroidery.co.uk)

Venue: Southfleet Village Hall, Gravesend, Kent DA13 9NX

4th November 2017

Crewelwork embroidery
Tutor - Pat Trott
(www.pattrott.co.uk)

Venue: Southfleet Village Hall, Gravesend, Kent DA13 9NX

 

Please email info@northkentembroiderers.co.uk for information.