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.

Happy Easter.

The sun shines, we had the perfect excuse for NOT sitting in Bank Holiday traffic. Hilary has used fabric which has been sitting in her stash for a while to re-upholster the garden chair she will be using for a few more weeks yet. Susan has completed her project started at the Mary Gamester workshop….

Important EYES Update April 7th 2020

Hope you are all keeping well and safe. I can confirm that we are unable to meet in April, May, June and July. I really hoped I would be able to write more hopefully but it is so important for our own health and that of friends, family we isolate. It is very clear there…

Week 3 All Praised by our Queen. Members work completed.

April 9th Val W has been online baking with her granddaughter. A lunch break and then scones. Latest Exhibition Casualty The Festival of Quilts NEC Birmingham 2020 Birmingham 2020 Postponed to August 2021. April 7th EYES Members keeping busy. Val W has finished her big project. Carol, her rabbits are now very fashionably dressed. A…