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

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.

Due to the restrictions imposed by Covid-19, some of the following meetings will need to be presented on Zoom and are subject to change.

2020-21 PROGRAMME   (updated Nov 2020)

Dec 12th

Hand stitch a Christmas tree with Diane 10 am – 1 pm

Elizabeth Tapper from The Art of The Needle  2pm – 4 pm


Jan 9th Jenny Adin-Christie: “Preserving the past and creating the future, the Work of a Professional Embroiderer”

Feb 13th tbc

March 13th:  Amy Burt, RSN trained tutor “The Art of Silk Shading

April 10th (all day session) Michele Caragher “Costume Embroidery for Film and Television”

plus activity

May 8th Sue Rangeley “Fashions and Passions”

June 12th Founders Day:  Show and tell presentation by members.  Founders’ Cup Competition

July 10th Anne Griffiths “Alice in Wonderland”




January 23rd    In-house:
Skills shared by our own members


February 27th Nikki Parmenter: Mixed Media

March 27th  Alex Waylett: Mixed media

June 19th Anne Griffiths: Shibori dyeing

Residential 21st to 23rd May 2021 at High Leigh, Hoddesdon

Wendy Dolan: Machine Embroidery
Amy Burt: Silk shading (hand)