Programme

Thurs 29th November 2018, 10-4 at Maybridge Keystone Centre, Raleigh Way, Goring

Workshop: Machine Embroidery with Lara Sparks. (Workshop is full; contact Gay Hibbs to put your name on reserve list). Website: http://www.larasparks-embroidery.co.uk/

Tues 12th December 2018  2-4pm Maybridge Keystone Centre, Raleigh Way, Goring

Christmas Party

Tues 8th January 2019  2-4 Maybridge Keystone Centre, Raleigh Way, Goring

Speaker: Jennie Rayment: ‘Twiddling and Fiddling’. Website: jennierayment.com

Thurs 17th January 2019, 10-4: Marriot Scout Hut, Goring

Workshop Group: Boro Embroidery

Tues 12th February 2019   10-4pm Maybridge Keystone Centre, Raleigh Way, Goring

Sit and Sew Day at Maybridge.  (Bring packed lunch and sewing)

Thurs 21st February 2019, 10-4: Marriot Scout Hut, Goring

Workshop Group: Sewing-machine cover or mat

Friday 1st March 2019, 10-4: PLEASE NOTE: THE WORKSHOP WITH CLARE BULLOCK HAS BEEN CHANGED TO FRIDAY 15th MARCH 

Tues 12th March 2019,  2-4 Maybridge Keystone Centre, Raleigh Way, Goring

Speaker: Anne Hellyer: ‘Painting the Town: Painted and stitched town-scapes’. Website: paintingthetown.org.uk

Friday 15th March 2019, 10-4: Maybridge Keystone Centre, Raleigh Way, Goring

Day-School. Felting and nuno-felting with Claire Bullock. Website: https://www.clarebullock.co.uk/

Thurs 21st March 2019, 10-4 Marriot Scout Hut, Goring

Workshop Group: Catch-up day. Bring work in progress.

Tues 9th April 2019 2-4, Maybridge Keystone Centre, Raleigh Way, Goring

Speaker: Jae Maries: ‘Paint to Stitch’. Website: jaemaries.com

Thurs 18th April 2019, 10-4: Marriot Scout Hut, Goring

Workshop Group: Altered Books, led by Linda Hoddy

Tues 14th May 2019  10-4pm, Maybridge Keystone Centre, Raleigh Way, Goring.

Members’ Day (Lunch provided). Bring your sewing

Thurs 16th May 2019, 10-4 Marriot Scout Hut, Goring

Workshop Group: Beading, led by Sue Bush

Tues 11th June 2019   2-4, Maybridge Keystone Centre, Raleigh Way, Goring, BN12 6JD.

Speaker: Michele Carragher: ‘Embroidered Costumes for TV and Film. Website: Michelecarragherembroidery.com

Thurs 2oth June 2019, 10-4 Marriot Scout Hut, Goring

Workshop Group: Felt-making

Tues 9th July 2019   2-4, Maybridge Keystone Centre, Raleigh Way, Goring, BN12 6JD.

Speaker: Georgina Bellamy: ‘Embroidered Apparel’. Website: https://thatembroiderygirl.com/

Thurs 18th July 2019, 10-4 Marriot Scout Hut, Goring

Workshop Group: Stitching on soluble fabric, led by Annette Thomas

Tues 13th August 2019  10-4pm

Garden Meeting, all day at Maybridge Keystone Centre, Raleigh Way, Goring, BN12 6JD.  Please note change of venue: this is not at Findon Village Hall as originally stated in printed programmes. (Bring your sewing and packed lunch).

August 2018.  Please note that the Workshop Group will not take place this month due to renovations at the Scout Hut.

Tues 10th September 2019. PLEASE NOTE: THE SEPTEMBER MEETING IS ON THURS 12th, NOT TUES 10th.

Thurs 12th September 2019  2-4, Maybridge Keystone Centre, Raleigh Way, Goring, BN12 6JD.

Speaker: Darren Ball ‘Portraits in stitch’. Website: Darrenballtextileartist.com

Thurs 19th September 2019, 10-4 Marriot Scout Hut, Goring

Workshop Group: Clock

Thurs 26th September 2019, 10-4

Day-School with Alexandra Waylett: ‘Pebbles’. Website: http://alexandrawaylett.com/

Tues 8th October 2019   2-4, Maybridge Keystone Centre, Raleigh Way, Goring, BN12 6JD.

AGM.  Speaker: To be confirmed

Thurs 17th October 2019, 10-4 Marriot Scout Hut, Goring

Workshop Group: Christmas projects

Tues 12th November  2019  2-4 Maybridge Keystone Centre, Raleigh Way, Goring, BN12 6JD.

Speaker: Gerry Connolly, Textiles Curator and Senior Curator at Worthing Museum

Thurs 21st November 2019, 10-4 Marriot Scout Hut, Goring

Workshop Group: Kantha, led by Cobi Erskine

Tues 10th December 2019 2-4, Maybridge Keystone Centre, Raleigh Way, Goring, BN12 6JD.

Christmas Party. Display of entries to the Chair’s Challenge, ‘Take Two colours’. See details on the Take Two page if you would like to enter -there’s still time.

Thurs 19th December 2019, 10-4 Marriot Scout hut, Goring

Workshop Group: Die Cutting

WORKSHOP GROUP  meets once per month from 10-4pm

This group work on short projects that range from member-led sessions, projects from Stitch Magazine or elsewhere, or experimenting with new ideas and materials. Held on the third Thursday of the month in the Marriott Scout Hut, Mulberry Lane, Goring. For details contact Linda Hoddy.

TRADITIONAL EMBROIDERY GROUP (TEG)  Formerly DIID.

This group meet to learn and enjoy traditional stitch techniques. Held on the 2nd & 4th Mondays from 2-4pm at the Meeting House, 34 Mill Rd., Worthing BN11 5DR.   For details and programme Contact Anne Turner

DAY SCHOOLS, different dates throughout the year, normally from  10-4pm

At Maybridge Keystone Centre, Raleigh Way, Goring by Sea unless notified otherwise. Day Schools are often led by an invited tutor, or sometimes we have a ‘messy day’  when you can do bigger projects such as dyeing that may be hard to do at home. If extra workshops are added after the printed programme has gone out, then members will be given details in the monthly newsletter from the Chair. Contact Gay Hibbs if you want to attend one.

SPECIAL DATES 2019

6th April 2019- National AGM in Newcastle

14th-16th June 2019 – Regional Summer School at Roffey Park, near Horsham. Exciting workshops, can be booked as residential or non-residential. Bookings via Regional website (see Useful Links page).

13th July 2019- SE Regional Day at Ardingly.

28th September 2019–  SE Regional AGM, venue tba