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Stitch-In at the Tops 2020

Fri 24 to Sun 26 July 2020 a weekend of stitching in an idyllic setting, Stitch-In No. 9 is coming u..

Events

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Click here Gallery76 to see exhibitions at our new public gallery space at 76 Queen St, Concord West. 

 
   Embroiderers' Guild NSW

Member's Meeting
2nd Wednesday of each month (excluding January & October)
Visitors and members are invited to come to 76 Queen St, Concord West and hear about all what's been going on at the Guild. Meeting starts at 10:30am and ends at lunch time. There are Guest Speakers, show and tell and other interesting happenings. A piece from the Collection will be featured each month. 

Wed 11 March  - Gill Brooks
Gill Brooks is a fibre artist who specialises in the ancient craft (with a modern twist) of felt-making.

She has a studio practice in Marrickville, Sydney where she designs and makes one of a kind and small production runs under her label ‘feltwilde’. 

Wed 8 April -  Margaret Lee
 Margaret Lee is among the world leaders in the art of Chinese ‘Su’ embroidery, one of the world’s oldest and most admired embroidery styles.  

Margaret learnt and practised Chinese embroidery from a young age in the traditional Chinese way.  Based in Adelaide and with teaching assignments both in Australia and internationally, Margaret enjoys sharing her passion for and knowledge of these traditional art forms with her students and guide them in their embroidery journey.

We are also privileged to be able to host the book launch of Margaret’s new book, The Art of Chinese Embroidery 2. 
The event will be held at 2.30pm in the afternoon of the Members’ Meeting. 
Drinks and light refreshments will be served.  
 
                        
 Embroiderers' Guild NSW

Blue Mountains Group Exhibition

Through the Eye of a Needle

Thu 23 January to Sun 16 February


Venue:       Braemar Gallery, 104 Macquarie Rd, Springwood
Gallery:      Open Thursday to Sunday 10am—4pm
Email:         braemargallery@gmail.com

Exhibition opening Saturday 25 January, 2—4pm

  
Craft and Quilt Fair Sydney

Start now to be ready for June 2020

High Tea in the Garden - is the theme for the Embroiderers' Guild NSW feature space at the Fair. Contemporary mostly three-dimensional embroidery; tables set with 3D crockery, vases of flowers etc, with a backdrop of artificial grass, window boxes.

Guild Members & Groups - for full details of how you can participate to make this year's feature space exciting and special click link below.  

Visitors to the Fair - if you want to find out what the Embroiderers' Guild NSW are up to prior to the Fair then click link below. 

Craft and Quilt Fair June 2020 - High Tea in the Garden

High Tea in the Garden - is the theme for our feature space at the Craft and Quilt Fair 2020 (W..



Craft and Quilt Fair Sydney runs from Wednesday 17 to Sunday 21 June 2020

 
Sydney Royal Easter Show
Friday 3 to Tuesday 14 April 2020

The Show is a celebration of Australian culture, from our rural traditions to our modern day lifestyles, providing unique experiences for everyone.

For more information https://www.eastershow.com.au/
 
  Embroiderers' Guild NSW

CONVENORS’ MEETING Blackheath in Blue Mountains
Saturday 2 May 2020 for the Convenors Meeting
Friday 1 to Sunday 3 May 2020 for a weekend escape

 
Embroiderers' Guild NSW Convenors meeting will be hosted by the Blue Mountains Group and held at Blackheath in the beautiful Blue Mountains. Why not take an Autumn weekend away (Friday 1 to Sunday 3 May) with stitching friends or partners.
The program, accommodation options and things to do in the area are currently being prepared and will be published soon.

The venue is close to the railway station and has street parking.
Blackheath Community Centre, 
Bates Hall,
Corner Gardiner Crescent and Great Western Highway, Blackheath

Our meetings on Friday and Saturday will be in Blackheath which has lots of accommodation, in various price ranges, Sunday is a free day but there is lots to see and do.

If you have further queries you can contact our Secretary Dianne Conomos at emanuelanddi@yahoo.com.au

Put the dates in your diary now and checkout the following web sites to whet your appetite:
https://visitbluemountains.com.au/
https://www.bmcc.nsw.gov.au/
 
  Embroiderers' Guild NSW with Australian Lace Guild

Festival of Lace
Saturday 6 June to Sunday 12 July 2020

Exhibition, Conference, Workshops, Taster Classes and more.
 
For full details click here
or copy this link https://www.embroiderersguildnsw.org.au/events/festival-of-lace-june-july-2020

  
Craft and Quilt Fair Sydney

Wednesday 17 to Sunday 21 June 2020

High Tea in the Garden - is the theme for the Embroiderers' Guild NSW feature space at the Fair. Contemporary mostly three-dimensional embroidery; tables set with 3D crockery, vases of flowers etc, with a backdrop of artificial grass, window boxes.

Visitors to the Fair - why not come along and check out the Embroiderers' Guild NSW feature space.  

https://www.craftfair.com.au/wp/Sydney/

New Zealand Embroiderers Guilds’ 2020 CONFERENCE

Friday 10 to Thursday 16 July 2020
 
Kia ora

NZ Embroiderers' Conference VISION 2020 - registrations for our 2020 conference which takes place in July 2020, are open, with the information about the programme and workshops being offered all on our website.  
Our guest tutors are Nikki Delport-Wepener and Lesley Turpin-Delport.
 
Visit us on  www.embroiderersconference2020.co.nz 
 
Caroline Strachan
Vision 2020 - Embroiderers' conference 10-16 July 2020

  Embroiderers' Guild NSW
STITCH-IN AT THE TOPS 2020

Friday 24 to Sunday 26 July 

A weekend of stitching in an idyllic setting at The Tops Conference Centre in Stanwell Tops approximately 1 hour by road south Sydney CBD.

Chose one of our 2 creative workshops or stitch independently on your own embroidery.

This will be our 9th year at the Tops so why not take time out from your daily grind and join us for the fun, learn something new and chill out for a couple of days.
Bookings open Monday 3 February 2020

Click here for the full details or use this link

https://www.embroiderersguildnsw.org.au/announcements/stitch-in-at-the-tops