Gail Lawther 13th and 14th October

Another wonderfully entertaining and informative afternoon with Gail Lawther as our speaker. Gail brought with her a variety of quilts demonstrating the applique’ and stitching techniques she has developed in her work.   Gail’s workshop on Sunday gave us all an opportunity to try  her methods under her friendly guidance. Her encouragement to ‘have a…

Saturday 10th November

Janet Browne Stitching the Landscape Janet uses her homeground on the edge the Yorkshire Dales as inspiration for her textile work. From first hand observation and drawing she interprets the scenes using hand dyed cottons, wadding and stitching. “The work has references to folk art and has a graphic style with a  story telling element.” …

Member Benefit, Knit One Stitch One.

Knit One Stitch One Finkle Street, Cottingham.     10% OFF on production of EYES membership card. Last few days of Sale, Sale Ends This Weekend 20th October.

The Stamford Bridge Tapestry Project

Saturday September 8th 2018 and we were delighted to welcome some of the Ladies involved in the Stamford Bridge Tapestry Project.Heather gave a wonderful entertaining and informative talk on the place of the Stamford Bridge Battle in the history of England. If Harold Godwinson had not had to march north to fight two battles in…

Memory Quilt

Memory Quilt now on display in the Oncology Unit Castle Hill Hospital. Each heart individually designed and stitched by EYES members in memory of a loved one.

Embellishments

Organised trips through the Society and some for information to keep you up to date   Saturday 24th November 2018  – Harrogate International Centre. The Knitting and Stitching Show. Car Share Wednesday 10th October 2018 – Quilters’ Guild Collection, York + Viking Loom, York “A Quilter’s Paradise – mini exhibition” Information only 29th & 30th…

EYES Exhibition in Beverley Minster 3rd – 10th May 2019

Chairman’s Challenge The Chair and Vice Chair challenge you to make a 3D item on the theme of ‘My pot of gold’ This could be a bag, box or container or free standing 3D object. Prizes will be awarded at the Judge’s discretion. Entry forms and further information will be available at EYES meetings from…

Programme 2018/2019

8th September 2018 Heather Cawte – The Stamford Bridge Tapestry Project, power point presentation accompanying the talk. 13th October 2018 Gail Lawther – Glorious Gardens 10th November 2018 Janet Browne – Stitching the Landscape 8th December 2018 Viv Stamford  – Found Fabric and the Antartic Project, City of Culture 12th January 2019 Alison Larkin –…