June 9th Not out of the woods yet.

Visit the members’ Work page for a slide show of all the work completed by members during the past few months. Sue M What do you do if you have run out of Birthday Cards ? EYES members are never stumped, Sue has made her own cards. Recycle Challenge  Judy has responded to Val’s challenge…

Sunday June 7th Where are we now?

Check out Eyelets update on the EYELETS page. Information from our Chair and work completed during lockdown. Hello to you all. We cannot believe we are into June, and would have been welcoming Richard Box to our meeting. He is very good at sharing his embroidery skills and techniques so we do hope he can…

June 1st Lockdown Eases

Val W’s 2020 Lockdown Quilt Entitled ‘Every Cloud has a Silver Lining’  in this case a silver lining to enforced ‘Stay at Home’ was TIME. Lockdown enabled Val to complete this quilt she has had since 2010. Inspired by a trip to London and the V&A exhibition ‘300 years of quilting’.   News about EYES…

Wonderful Bank Holiday Weather

Hilary G watching the flowers grow. Hilary has created this window art based on a book by Eric Carle. We wait for the flower to appear.   Below A Jelly Roll /Bosal rug stitched by Hilary G. Annette C  A Diary of my UFO using a pack bought at the  Northern Quilt Exhibition September 1st…

Tuesday May 12thMembers Update

A message from our Chair and Vice Chair Hello, We start by wishing you, your friends and family the very best from all EYES committee members. Please stay safe and strong during these unprecedented times. It is now two months since our last meeting and workshop together in March. We hope you have been following…

May 2020 Week 6 The sun shines

Helen M has completed a Peter Rabbit quilt for her grandsons second birthday. Above a close up of the blocks shows the intricate design of the fabrics.

Well done Staying in and Keeping Safe

Please keep sending your work, let us know how you are fairing at this time. Hilary G Hilary has sent this wonderful Barbie’s Bedroom created by a member of EYELETS during lockdown. Another EYELETS creation Hilary sent the group crafting ideas three members have responded so far. These two newest members to EYELETS have made…

Our Members Staying Safe April 26th

Susan S. Susan has been working on this beautiful serene sunset.  It is her first attempt at needle felting. Annette For the first two weeks of lockdown I was occupying myself finishing my handbag and encouraging my granddaughter to take part in the textileartist.org weekly community stitch challenge.  My granddaughter Bridget completed week 3 of…

Lockdown 2020 Busy Bees

Jacky I have found this time of self- isolating has been quite productive. I have a daughter who insists on shopping for me and that has left me free to play, it seems. I am in constant touch with my Hull Art Circle and we are all encouraging each other, daily. Below  two finished pieces…

Latest Work April 15th

                Jayne has made this cute little Easter Chick only 2 inches tall, sitting patiently on her mantelpiece.