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April 2018

Mother’s Day Craft Fair

April 29 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join us for our Mother's Day Craft Fair where we look forward to enticing you with our beautiful hand embroidered gift items. For more information on stalls please contact us via email info@embroiderersguildqld.org.au or by phone (07) 3252 8629.

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May 2018

Start Stitching – Cross-stitch a cactus

May 12 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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Ottoman Metal Thread Embroidery Workshop

May 19 @ 9:30 am - May 20 @ 3:00 pm

While Alison was in Turkey, at the end of 2015, she was fortunate to find some silver broad plate thread still occasionally used for metal thread embroidery.  The style of embroidery is that used in the Ottoman Empire. This two-day embroidery workshop covers counted thread techniques using traditional Ottoman stitches (the project is not cross stitch).  It uses Au Ver à Soie d’Alger silk thread highlighted with the silver broad plate.  The fabric is 28-count soft (undressed) linen. This small…

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June 2018

Time for tea – a strawberry ribbon tea cosy

June 2 @ 9:30 am - June 9 @ 3:00 pm

This is a two-day class (Saturday 2nd June and Saturday 9th June) in silk ribbon embroidery, which is an old art form. Its often elegant appearance belies its simplicity. Exquisitely beautiful pieces can be created with the simplest of stitches. This tea cosy, with its black woollen background enhanced by bright and cheerful Colour Streams ribbons, uses simple stitches in a very different way. Tutor Paula Pugh Class code PP2/6 Class cost $120.00 members; $140.00 non-members Class kit cost $60.00…

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Celebrate! 50 years of our Guild

June 16 @ 10:00 am - June 23 @ 3:00 pm

The Embroiderers’ Guild, Queensland Inc. is celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2018.  To mark the occasion, the public is invited to an exhibition of our members’ work. A diverse display of exquisite hand embroidery is assured. Our Exhibition—titled Celebrate!—will be held 16–23 June 2018 in the rooms of our heritage-listed Guild building, 149 Brunswick St, Fortitude Valley, Brisbane. The Exhibition is open daily from 10 am–3 pm (with last admission at 2 pm). Entry fee of $8 includes the catalogue.…

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