EYES members have been very busy over the August break. A wide variety of textile work demonstrates this. Christmas items have made their way onto the stage too. Above; Jaqui Ward-Lomax An experiment using acrylics and masking tape and dyeing. The embroidery was added to define the patterns created. Shield awarded at the Northern Quilt…
Another smaller than usual display as members are fully committed to our Minster Exhibition. Nonetheless a wonderful variety of work and talent displayed. Someone is even looking ahead to Christmas ! Check out the Father Christmas figure with its intricate embroidery.
Below Our Signature Exhibit, a tribute to Anne Pye who had the idea to gather a group together to sew this quilt. Unfortunately she herself was unable to see the project finalised. The group she had formed decided to see her dream fulfilled .
A smaller than usual display as everyone is working on items for the May Exhibition however everything of the usual high standard. Most have an Easter theme this month.
A wide range of creative textile work on display again this month. Ranging from quilts to intricate goldwork. Look out for Hilary’s bags created from CABLE! (craft acquisitions beyond life expectancy) I am sure we all fall into this pit.
Pineapple design , paper piecing begun at Philippa Naylor workshop, 2nd February. Bed fit for Thumbelina. Another wonderful display from EYES members showing the variety of skills and techniques. An appeal from our Librarian Lyn to members to donate sanitary pads to be included in the Hull ‘Red Box’ project. The…
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.