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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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Anne Brooke – gallery

Images of the work that Anne Brooke brought to the Guild to talk about and share. The work was passed around during her talk giving everyone a great opportunity to examine the work up close while she described her techniques and inspiration. I particularily liked her ‘workbooks’ and ‘ideas books’. …

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How to read posts and leave comments

Some suggestions on how to use the new Guild website. Depending on what sort of device you are using you will need to click on the title of the post ie ‘How to read posts and leave comments’, or ‘read more’, or ‘…’ to read the whole post.

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November workshops – Maria Boyle

Maria Boyle is doing the talk “Lichen: Exploring colour, texture and mark” on Saturday 18th November (meeting at Ballygilbert). The Saturday half-day workshop is on “Exploring needle felting” and the Sunday all-day workshop is on Mono-printing for cloth (Lagan Room Cultra). Poster for Maria Boyles workshop Maria Boyle Mono printing …

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