Meeting Dates

Our meetings are held at the United Reformed Church in Western Road, Romford on the second Saturday in each month.

We meet at 1.45pm and usually finish around 4pm.

Admission charge: £3 for members, visitors £5.

Visitors are welcome to attend up to three meetings over a two year period without an obligation to join.

The dates are as follows with information about what’s happening that month.

Programme Sept 2019 to July 2020

September 14th   Bev Caleno from Harwich EG returns with a handson printing session

October 12th         AGM 11am-12 followed by shared lunch then Sally Roberson will speak about Arts and Crafts embroiderer “May Morrisher life and work

November 9th     Nigel Cheney “Unravelling the Archive” Nigel commemorated WW1 centenary with hisDecorated Tour of duty” exhibition

December 14th    Christmas Activity.   “Beaded Baubles” with Jane and Caro

January 11th       Stacey Chapman Founder of “ArtseaCraftsea” stitches beautiful embroidered portraits.

February 8th         Becky Sworn from “Changs” A company specialising in shibori/ indigo fabrics. Opportunity to purchase.

March 14th            Bev Folkard, a member of Material Girls “Stitching, Chapter and Books

April 4th             CANCELLED    Michele Carragher, Embroiderer for Game of Thrones.  “Costume for Film and Television”

May 9th                   CANCELLED     Georgina Bellamy Goldwork and 3D forms” (

June 13th           Founders Day.   Show and tell plus Founders’ Cup Competition

July 11th            Sara Impey, known for her machine embroidered script “Writing with a needle”