June 2019


Hello Everyone. I’m sorry that I can not be with you at the next meeting but look forward to seeing the photos of all your competition entries and of the Show and Tell presentations. Thank you to Diane, who will be chairing the meeting, and to all of our members who will be taking part in our Founders Day.


Our stitch group– If you would like to do a short demonstration please let us know. You can see all of our previous demonstrations on YouTube at

National Stitch Day – Please note that the day has moved from August to 22nd June. We have a Silk Painting workshop on this day but if any member would like to lead an event for National Stitch Day do let us know.

For Sale and Notice Board. – Remember to have a look at the board and check events and items for sale.

Coming Up:                   

Next main meeting – 13th July “Textile Nature”

Author of the book by the same name, Anne Kelly talks to us about her mix of textile collage with machine and hand embroidery.

You can find a review of Anne’s book here.

Next Workshop 22nd June 2019. Silk Painting – Following on from our talk on September 8th, 2018 we are going to have a great day with Janetta Sosin from the Essex Silk Painters.

‘Beside the Sea’– UK National Silk Festival Saturday 13th July 2019. Check web site for more details

World Textile Day East 2019 

7 September 2019, 10 am – 4.30 pm

Mundford Village Hall, St Leonards St, Mundford, near Thetford, IP26 5DW

Theme: Inspired to Create – with special guest Magie Relph

More information can be found here.

Do let me know if there are any other events that you think might be of interest to our members.

Happy Stitching.