Darlington Emboiderers' Guild Programme

We meet on the first Saturday of the month

Priority is given to members of the Darlington Branch but members of other branches are welcome to apply. Occasionally workshops will be open to non members. Workshops must be booked and paid for in advance. To contact us click here for further information.


'Embracing the Unconventional'
Talk
'Embracing the Unconventional' - a talk by Jessica Grady


Mixed Media Collage
Mini workshop
Collaging a piece of embroidery using mixed media with a focal point. There will be samples on display at the April meeting along with a requirements list. We have mainly used a 6 by 4 inch size.


North East Regional Day
North East Regional Day to be held at Emmanuel College, Gateshead. Please note that this event is not run by Darlington Embroiderers' Guild.


Members' Day
Talk
This is our annual Members' Day. Details are to be revealed closer to the date.


Japanese Pattern Darning
Workshop
This is one of our Full Day Workshop which will be led by Elizabeth Almond. Workshops are usually only for members but maybe opened up closer to the time to non-members.


'A Sense of Place'
Talk
'A Sense of Place' - a talk by Pat Ashton-Smith


'In the Limelight'
Exhibition opening
'In the Limelight' 40th Anniversary Celebratory Exhibition open at Darlington Hippodrome Theatre


Tudor Needlework & Costume'
Talk
Tudor Needlework & Costume' - a talk by Alison Larkin


40th Anniversary Celebratory Lunch
Talk
40th Anniversary Celebratory Lunch with Guest - Moira Wood who will be giving a talk: 'In Other Words' A Conversation with Embroidery


'Folk Art Inspiration'
Talk
October if when we hold our Branch Annual General Meeting. A talk by Sarah Jackson, 'Folk Art Inspiration' will follow.


'Introduction to Tapestry Weaving'
Workshop
A Full Day Workshop by Dot Seddon giving an 'Introduction to Tapestry Weaving'. Full day workshops are open to members only, but may be opened to non-members closer to the time.


'Sunbeam & Suitcases'
Talk
'Sunbeam & Suitcases' - a talk by Gaynor Devaney


Seasonal Celebration
Talk
A Seasonal Celebration. More details will follow closer to the time.