Programme

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

Annual subscription £45.00

Admission for visitors £5.

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

PROGRAMME  Spring and Summer 2022

AFTERNOON MEETINGS 1.45 to 4 pm               

Jan 8th              Elizabeth Tarr.             “Memories and Mythology”

Feb12th           Michele Carragher       “Costume in tv and film”

March 12th      Nicola Jarvis.                “The Needle’s Excellency”

April 9th           Lucy Martin                  “Hand Embroidery in a Contemporary Context”

May 14th        Unfortunately, our speaker is unable to join us so we will use this opportunity to hold a more relaxed and sociable stitch along. We have some crown brooch kits left over from the show so these will form the basis of new name badges for you to create This will be in time for you to wear your brooch at the forthcoming Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Celebrations and for our newest members to get to know us better. All you need to bring is your basic sewing kit.

 June 11th         Founders Day:               Show and tell presentation and  Founders’ Cup Competition

July 9th             Diana Springall            “Embroidery as a Way of Life”

 

WORKSHOPS 10 am to 4 pm

 

January 22nd      In-house    Skills shared by our own members

March 26th               Alex Waylett             “Indian Tiles”

April 30th             Wendy Dolan  on Zoom. “Klint Inspired Machine Embroidery”

June 25th                  Anne Griffiths          “Shibori dyeing”

 

Residential Weekend at High Leigh.    

15th-17th July 2022.

Tutor: Michele Caragher