Programme

Talks and Workshops 2018-2019

Non-members are welcome to attend a Guild meeting as guests (£3 fee).
Coffee is served from 10.30am and the talk is from 11.00am – 12.30pm.
Most meetings are in the Parochial Hall, Ulster Folk Museum, Cultra (directions)
T
he December and March meetings are in Ballygilbert Church Halls, 376 Belfast Rd, Bangor BT19 1UH (directions)
Please note:
There is no entry charge to the Museum to attend a Guild meeting.

Workshop bookings are restricted to members.

September 2018

Sat 15th Sep: Member Demonstrations (Game of Thrones theme)
Parochial Hall Cultra 10.30 – 12.30

October 2018

Sat 20th Oct: Nodeen Salmon – Your needle is actually a pencil but you just don’t know it
Parochial Hall Cultra 10.30 – 12.30
Sat 20th workshop: Black and white trees

Parochial Hall Cultra 1.30pm – 4.00pm
Sun 21st workshop: Impressionist garden
Parochial Hall Cultra 10.00am – 4.00pm
www.nodeensalmon.com

November 2018

Sat 17th Nov: Kathleen Ward – My journey into textiles
Parochial Hall Cultra 10.30 – 12.30
Sat 17th workshop: Kathleen Ward – Painting on silk with an emphasis on batik
Lagan Room Cultra 1.30pm – 4.00pm
tattykeeldesignstudio.com
Sun 18th workshop: Kat St Angelo – Silk screen printing
Lagan Room Cultra 10.00am – 4.00pm
www.katherinestangelo.com

December 2018

Sat 8th Dec. Christmas Meeting: Valerie Wilson – Game of Thrones & other tapestries
Ballygilbert Church Halls 10.30 – 12.30
www.nmni.com

January 2019

Sat 19th Jan: Joy McCormick – The many faces of stumpwork
Parochial Hall Cultra 10.30 – 12.30
Sat 19th workshop: Stumpwork padded and stuffed
Lagan Room Cultra 1.30pm – 4.00pm
Sun 20th  workshop: Wired needlelace and other dimensional techniques
Lagan Room Cultra 10.00am – 4.00pm 

February 2019

Sat 16th Feb: Members Day
Parochial Hall Cultra 10.30am – 4.00pm                          

March 2019

Sat 16th March: Jacki Sleator – My feltmaking, the beginning and my work
Ballygilbert Church Halls 10.30 – 12.30
Sat 16th workshop: Wet felted bracelet or cuff
Ballygilbert Church Halls 1.30pm – 4.00pm
Sun 17th workshop: Wet felted neckpiece
Wandsworth Community Centre 10.00am – 4.00pm
www.jackisleator.com

EXHIBITION 3rd – 21st April 2019

‘New Beginnings’ Castle Espie, 78 Ballydrain Road, Comber, BT23 6EA

April 2019

Sat 13th April: Emily Notman – My career so far
Parochial Hall Cultra 10.30 – 12.30
Sat 13th workshop:  Textile vessel
Parochial Hall Cultra 1.30pm – 4.00pm
Sun 14th workshop: Wall hanging
Parochial Hall Cultra 10.30am – 4.00pm  
www.emilynotman.co.uk

RESIDENTIAL

Fri 26th – Sun 28th April, Drumalis House, Larne
Tutor: Alison King ‘Reflection’
booking (members only) opens at the September meeting
www.textileartist.org
textilestudygroup.co.uk

May 2019

Sat 18th May: Christine Boyle – Colour, Cloth and me
Parochial Hall Cultra 10.30 – 12.30
Sat 18th workshop: Introduction to natural dyeing
Lagan Room Cultra 1.30pm – 4.00pm
Sun 19th workshop: How to upcycle, reinvent, redesign and remake your wardrobe
Parochial Hall Cultra 10.00am – 4.00pm
www.colourandcloth.com

June 2019

Sat 15th June: AGM
Parochial Hall Cultra 10.30 – 12.30