Workshops

The Guild offers at least two workshops per year, one in the fall, and usually one in the spring. Please remember to sign up at a guild meeting or contact the workshop coordinator, Marg Adey, as spaces are often limited and awarded on a first come, first served basis.

Upcoming Workshops

February 2021: on the 13th, Susan Furneaux will give a workshop of caribou tufting.

Embroidery Design of Caribou Tufting and Gold Work
Caribou Tufting for 13Feb2021 workshop

Spring 2021: Corrine Wright is offering a workshop on beading. The project will be a star.

3 Dimensional Beaded Star by Corinne Wright

Please note: the Japanese Beading workshop is postponed till 2021 due to the current pandemic. Please check back for an update closer to the Winter.

Previous workshops

Oct/Nov 2020: Jane Prior joined us to instruct a workshop on 3D stitching (a form of stump work). The dates were Saturday October 17 & November 28. We look forward to seeing participants’ pieces in the new year! Here is a picture of Jane Prior’s piece:

Our first workshop of 2020 was Obsessive Chain stitch with Bettina Matzkuhn. It will take place at Sobeys-Howley Estates (10 Elizabeth Avenue) starting 9AM on Saturday and 10AM Sunday, January 25 and 26, 2020.

Here are the results of the participants. These are just amazing !

Marilyn Tucker – Bicycle with flowers October 2019

This is a copy of the piece, worked by Marilyn.

Elizabeth Fewer – Needlework Toys and Joys

Lorene Salt – Canvaswork Autumn Kaliedscope and Muse

Barbara Kershaw – Schwalm neck pillow and Christmas stocking