All Meetings begin at 2:00pm with doors open from about 1:30pm (and finish at about 4:00pm) unless stated otherwise.
Note: April, May and June 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
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
Members' Day - Bring your own thing to work on!
3rd March 2018
MEETING CANCELLED BECAUSE OF BAD WEATHER
Talk and workshop to be rescheduled for a later date
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
The Antithesis of Serendipity Lynn Haith
This is a change to the printed programme
2nd June 2018 - VENUE: METHODIST CHURCH NEW EARSWICK
Embracing the Unconventional Jess Grady
7th July 2018
National Celebration of Stitch: Open Day
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.