Programme

Programme of Events 2017-18

All Meetings begin at 2.00 unless stated otherwise.

Note: April 2018 and May 2018 meetings are at the Methodist Church, New Earswick, while the Folk Hall is being refurbished. (Parking will still be available at the Folk Hall)

Links to the speakers/tutors can be found by clicking on their name.


2nd September 2017
*Stumpwork                                                            Kay Dennis
Competition - Best original design

7th October 2017    AGM 1:30 pm start
Members' Reflections

4th November 2017
Story of her Textile Career                               Corinne Young

2nd December 2017  1:30pm start
Members' Day - A Shisha Day

Please bring usual sewing kit (needles, thread, scissors, pins etc) and, if you have them, cotton perle, sequins and beads for embellishment.

Christmas Competion - A Piece of Christmas Jewellery

6th January 2018
Pearl Loves Paisley                                         Justine Warner

3rd February 2018
York Theatre Royal Wardrobe                               Hazel Jupp

3rd March 2018
*Rebellious Rugs                                             Lynda Kinnard

7th April 2018 - VENUE: METHODIST CHURCH NEW EARSWICK
The Cone Exchange      Chris Powell AKA Captain Rummage
Easter Competition - Best Commercial Design

5th May 2018 - VENUE: METHODIST CHURCH NEW EARSWICK
Dark Corners                                              Amanda Woollard

2nd June 2018
Embracing the Unconventional                              Jess Grady

7th July 2018
National Celebration of Stitch: Open Day
Chairman's competition

1st September 2018
A Journey into Bookbinding          Catherine Scriven (TBC)
Best Original Design competition

6th October 2018  AGM 1:30pm start
Cops, Bobbins and Bubblewrap                           Dot Seddon

3rd November 2018
Yarnstorming                                                         Sally Stone


* These talks have an accompanying  Day School
**  This talk has a taster workshop

On each meeting day informal workshops run from 10 am - 12.30 unless announced otherwise.