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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

Margaret Oppen Competition 2019
Competition Entry Details 
Guild Members are invited to enter this prestigious competition honouring Margaret Oppen who was a founding member of the Guild.
 
The theme for the competition is 'SENSATIONS' and as in previous years there are three categories: Traditional, Contemporary and Tutors and Past Winners. 

Winners will be announced in September 2019 and works exhibited at Gallery76.

 
  
  More information click here

  Embroiderers' Guild NSW

Christmas Tweets Demonstration/Workshop with Susan Barker

Sunday 9 December 2018  10am-12pm  and  1pm-3pm

No booking necessary.  

Come along to a free machine embroidery demonstration/workshop and make a Christmas Tweet. 

Materials will be supplied. 
  Embroiderers' Guild NSW

December Members’ Meeting & Christmas Lunch

Wednesday 13 December 2018  


Meeting Starts 11:00am followed by a light Christmas Lunch.  ALL WELCOME!

Venue: 76 Queen St, Concord West NSW
Cost:  $15.00 per head.  To book email info@embroiderersguildnsw.org.au by 30 November.

 
2019

 

Stitches & Craft - Sydney


Thursday 14 to Saturday 16 February  9:30am - 4pm

For more information click here  http://stitchesandcraft.com.au/Sydney/ 

 
Lacemaking Tour to SLOVENIA & CROATIA

May 2019   Escorted by Robyn Cocks, Lacemaking Judge

SLOVENIA TOUR HIGHLIGHTS   (10 days/9 nights)  13-22 May 2019
Venice, Murano & Burano, Idrija (lacemaking workshop), Lake Bled,
Radovljica, Maribor, Postojna Caves, Predjama Castle, Lipica Horse Stud,
Maribor, Ljubljana, Piran
Land only cost $4350 per person twin share, $900 single supplement
 
CROATIA TOUR HIGHLIGHTS   (8 days/7 nights)  22-29 May 2019
Plitvice National Park, Split, Hvar Island, Dubrovnik, Korcula Island,
Montenegro
Land only cost $3350 per person twin share, $650 single supplement

Suitable airfares on application

  
To make an enquiry please contact 
Stephanie Savage at The Impulse Travel Group
on (02) 9651-3177 or by
email to stephanie@impulsetravel.com.au
     
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EGNSW Festival of Samplers 2019  
June 2019


Exhibitions, 

Workshops, 

Lectures, 

Library displays and talks,
  
Sampler sharing days 

Symposium

and more



Click here for more information
 

 

Craft & Quilt Fair - Sydney

Wednesday 19 to Sunday 23 June 2019   9am - 4:30pm

Venue: International Exhibition Centre Halls 5 & 6, ICC Sydney, Darling Harbour, Sydney

Make sure you visit the Embroiderers' Guild NSW - Open Stitching Studio feature space.

For more information click here  http://www.craftfair.com.au/wp/Sydney/

 

Stitch-In at The Tops #8 - 2019

Friday 19 to Sunday 21 July 2019

A weekend of stitching in an idyllic setting at The Tops Conference Centre in Stanwell Tops approx 1 hour by road south of Sydney. 
Attend one of our classes or work independently on your own embroidery. Accommodation and all food provided.

Full details, costs and Application forms will be available soon. Put the dates in your diary so you don't forget, it's an event not to be missed.


Threads of Gold

Friday 20 to Sunday 22 September 2019

The Embroiderers’ Guild of WA is proud to be presenting ‘Threads of Gold’, a three day convention in historic Fremantle in September 2019 to celebrate our 50th Anniversary.  
The timing of this coincides with ‘Wildflower’ season in WA so a perfect time to visit!  
 
A brochure in glorious colour and full detail as well as online booking is is available website http://www.embroiderersguildwa.org.au  

We are very excited about what we have been able to pack into these three days.  
In addition there are a number of post-convention workshops that may be of interest.

Jenny Quartermaine (Public Relations Officer)
Embroiderers’ Guild of WA   Email:  jennique@optusnet.com.au   Mobile:  0400 682 078





 
Margaret Oppen Competition 2019 Exhibition

September/October 2019
Margaret Oppen was one of the founders of the Embroiderers’ Guild NSW Inc. She always encouraged individuals to aim for a high standard of work. The Margaret Oppen Competition was initiated in 1978 to foster the achievement of excellence in original embroidery design and technique.
 
Theme for this competition was "SENSATIONS" and there are three categories; Traditional technique(s), Contemporary technique(s) and Tutors and past winners . 

Winners will be announced at the Gala Opening on Friday 27 September 2019 and works will be exhibited at Gallery76 for approximately one month.