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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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Lisburn Textile Exhibitions

Images from the ‘Lost in Linen exhibition’ at the Island Arts Centre. This features work by a wide range of artists, designers and makers, including Heather Richardon (one of our guild members) who made ‘A dress for Kathleen’. Other highlights for me were Heather Burgess ‘Shoes and Collars’ collection, the …

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September demos and Christmas competition

Couching, Trapunto, Needleweaving and Tassels – techniques for the Christmas ‘Label’ competition.

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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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