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Northern Ireland Embroidery Guild

The N. I. Embroidery Guild was set up in 1980 to promote the craft and exhibition of embroidery. The Guild provides a focus and meeting place for people to learn new skills through lectures, demonstrations and workshops. The N.I.E.G. aims to raise public awareness of the high standard of textile art in Northern Ireland by exhibiting the work of members. Read more…

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September starts the 2018-19 sewing season

The programme for 2018-19 is now up on the website along with links to speakers personal websites so you can browse their work. I am looking forward to seeing many familiar faces as well as some new ones at our first meeting of the year in the Parochial Hall, Cultra …

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Final meeting of the year

On Saturday 16th June we had our final meeting of the year – members voted on the President’s Challenge and Helen Wooton spoke about the craft work she had done in Africa. At the start of the year Avril Halliday, the Guild President, had made up “President’s Challenge’ packs – …

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President’s challenge – countdown!!!

Remember that day so long ago when we got our packs for the President’s Challenge? A mystery bag with the challenge to use ALL the contents in any way you wished. The reckoning date is the June meeting – so bring your completed challenge this Saturday, 16th June. I’m sure …

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