Events

Jan
4
Date: Monday 4th Jan 2021  10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location: MALVERN
Details: ITTY-BITTY BOOK This project uses a variety of Counted Thread techniques - Cross Stitch, Blackwork, Pulled Thread and Counted Satin Stitch to create an attractive cover and internal details for your Itty-Bitty Book (stitching organiser). Due to the usual Christmas break for needlework shops, please source requirements before the end of 2020 Mondays 4, 11 & 18 January 2021 Times: 10.00am - 3.00pm Tutor: Susan Davis Skill Level: Intermediate - experience with counted thread work.  Read More...
Jan
4
Date: Monday 4th Jan 2021  10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location: Malvern
Details: PREPARATION FOR SMOCKING A BISHOP'S YOKE During this class you will learn how to pleat correctly, align the pleating for smocking, begin stitching and further tips on neckline binding and facings, taking you far beyond a Basic Bishop. Some work prior to class required. Dates: Monday 4th January Time: 10.00am - 3.00pm Tutor: Wendy Findlay Skill level : Advanced  Read More...
Jan
5
Date: Tuesday 5th Jan 2021  10:00 AM - Tuesday 12th Jan 2021  3:00 PM
Location: Malvern
Details: JAPANESE SASHIKO STITCHING 2 day introduction to Sashiko, a traditional Japanese stitching technique - from basic to learning pattern transfer. Dates: Tuesdays 5 and 12 January Times: 10.00am - 3.00pm Tutor: Leanne O'Sullivan (Kimono House) Skill Level: No previous experience required  Read More...
Jan
5
Date: Tuesday 5th Jan 2021  10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location: Malvern
Details: SHADOW EMBROIDERY This class offers an opportunity to explore the intricacies of forming shadows on transparent fabric with a simple herringbone stitch. Date: Tuesday 5th January Times: 10.00am - 3.00pm Tutor: Wendy Findlay Skill Level: Intermediate to Advanced  Read More...
Jan
6
Date: Wednesday 6th Jan 2021  10:00 AM - Wednesday 20th Jan 2021  3:00 PM
Location: Malvern
Details: AEMILIA ARS NEEDLE LACE This class explores the Aemilia Ars needle lace technique. It is suitable for beginners of needle lace and those who have participated in learning different needle lace techniques. Dates: Wednesdays - 6th & 20th January Times: 10.00am - 3.00pm Tutor: Denise Bell Skill level: Beginners & Intermediate  Read More...
Jan
8
Date: Friday 8th Jan 2021  10:00 AM - Friday 29th Jan 2021  3:00 PM
Location: MALVERN
Details: BLACKWORK TRILOGY Choose from a trilogy of projects in this class - Limonera Pear (2019), Honeycrisp Apple (2020) or Celeste Fig (2021) Dates: Fridays 08/01/21, 15/01/21, 29/01/21 Time: 10:00 - 3:00pm Tutor: Christine Burton Skill Level: Some experience required  Read More...
Jan
8
Date: Friday 8th Jan 2021  10:00 AM - Friday 15th Jan 2021  3:00 PM
Location: Malvern
Details: MINIATURE SPOT MOTIF SAMPLER The pincushion will be Part One of a five-part set, later to include a needlebook, scissor holder and fob, tape measure holder, and a drawstring bag to contain them all. Dates: Fridays 8 and 15 January Times: 10.00am – 3.00pm Tutor: Susan Davis Skill level: Beginners/All levels welcome  Read More...
Jan
9
Date: Saturday 9th Jan 2021  9:00 AM - Sunday 10th Jan 2021  3:30 PM
Location: MALVERN
Details: MINIATURE NEEDLEWORK ACCESSORIES (Mother of Pearl accessories not included) This class will take you through some traditional Elizabethan stitches while stitching miniatures for your own sewing box or some treasures to give to very special friends. Dates: Saturday 09/01/21 & Sunday 10/01/21 Time: 9:00am for a 9:30am start - 3:30pm Tutor: Maree Talbot Skill Level: Some previous experience required - Preference will be given to ladies completing their Elizabethan Casket  Read More...
Jan
10
Date: Sunday 10th Jan 2021  10:00 AM - Sunday 17th Jan 2021  3:00 PM
Location: Malvern
Details: FLOWERS OF THE ORIENT - Wool Applique Your choice from several different floral designs, you will be using hand-dyed wool fabric, embellishing your flower with a variety of hand embroidery stitches, and beads. Dates: Sundays 10 & 17 January Times: 10.00am - 3.00pm Tutor: Freya McKee Skill level: All levels welcome  Read More...
Jan
11
Date: Monday 11th Jan 2021  10:00 AM - Monday 18th Jan 2021  3:00 PM
Location: MALVERN
Details: THE FRENCH PEARE A Stumpwork project featuring Silk Shading. Dates: Mondays 11/01/21 & 18/01/21 Time: 10:00am - 3:00pm Tutor: Christine Burton Skill Level: All levels welcome  Read More...
Jan
12
Date: Tuesday 12th Jan 2021  9:00 AM - Wednesday 13th Jan 2021  3:30 PM
Location: MALVERN
Details: ELIZABETHAN ANIMAL PANEL This workshop is aimed at teaching you the complexities of stitching animals and learning to shape them so they look three dimensional and life like using detached buttonhole stitch. Dates: Tuesday 21/01/21 & Wednesday 13/01/21 Time: 9:00am for a 9:30am start - 3:30pm Tutor: Maree Talbot Skill Level: Advanced (see note in requirements list)  Read More...
Jan
16
Date: Saturday 16th Jan 2021  9:00 AM - Sunday 17th Jan 2021  3:30 PM
Location: MALVERN
Details: DIAMONDS & PEARLS - 2 DAY MYSTERY CLASS This workshop is a mystery project especially designed for the Victorian Embroiderers Guild 60th Anniversary year. Dates: Saturday 16/01/21 & Sunday 17/01/21 Time: 9:00am for a 9:30am start - 3:30pm Tutor: Maree Talbot Skill Level: Intermediate  Read More...
Jan
16
Date: Saturday 16th Jan 2021  10:00 AM - Saturday 23rd Jan 2021  3:30 PM
Location: Malvern
Details: BRANCHING OUT This project features a branch of a Canadian Maple being visited by a Canadian Question Mark Butterfly. The piece is worked in both Stumpwork and Goldwork embroidery techniques. Dates: Saturdays 16 & 23 January Times: 10.00am - 3.00pm Tutor: Alison Cole Skill Level: All levels welcome  Read More...
Jan
19
Date: Tuesday 19th Jan 2021  9:00 AM - Wednesday 20th Jan 2021  3:30 PM
Location: MALVERN
Details: DIAMONDS & PEARLS - 2 DAY MYSTERY CLASS This workshop is a mystery project especially designed for the Victorian Embroiderers Guild 60th Anniversary year. Dates: Tuesday 19/01/21 & Wednesday 20/01/21 Time: 9:00am for a 9:30am start - 3:30pm Tutor: Maree Talbot Skill Level: Intermediate  Read More...
Jan
19
Date: Tuesday 19th Jan 2021  10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location: Malvern
Details: OR NUE NAME BADGE An introduction to Or Nue technique, results in a unique little name badge which can then be made up into a brooch, or stitched on to a work bag or similar. Dates: Tuesday 19 January| Time: 10.00am - 3.00pm Tutor Mary Robbie Skill level: Some hand embroidery experience recommended, however, Goldwork experience is not required  Read More...
Jan
21
Date: Thursday 21st Jan 2021  10:00 AM - Thursday 28th Jan 2021  3:00 PM
Location: MALVERN
Details: BEGINNERS FREE MOTION MACHINE EMBROIDERY This introductory course is to help you learn basic free motion embroidery skills including setting up your machine. Dates: Thursdays 21/01/21 & 28/01/21 Time: 10:00am - 3:00pm Tutor: Chris Beehag Skill Level: Beginners  Read More...
Jan
23
Date: Saturday 23rd Jan 2021  10:00 AM - Saturday 30th Jan 2021  4:00 PM
Location: MALVERN
Details: FABRIC JOURNAL WORKSHOP 2 Day Workshop In this workshop you will make a fabric journal, using new and recycled fabrics. Dates: Saturdays 23/1/21 & 30/1/21 Time: 10:00am - 4:00pm Tutor: Ro Bruhn Skill Level: All Levels  Read More...
Feb
7
Date: Sunday 7th Feb 2021  10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location: MALVERN
Details: SS19 - BUTTERFLY BLING Combine hand embroidery stitches with sequins, beads and other bling to create your own exquisite blingy little butterfly Dates: Sunday 07/02/21 Time: 10:00am - 03.00pm Tutor: Sue Senewiratne Skill Level: All Levels  Read More...
Feb
14
Date: Sunday 14th Feb 2021  9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Malvern
Details: Stacks of Stash - sale of fabrics, threads, beads, books, equipment and more.  Read More...
Feb
17
Date: Wednesday 17th Feb 2021  10:00 AM - Wednesday 24th Feb 2021  3:00 PM
Location: MALVERN
Details: SILK SHADING - A TECHNIQUE CLASS The exquisite rendering of beautiful images in threads is the hallmark of the Silk Shading technique. This is a technique class where each student will interpret the original image into their own unique work of art embroidery. DATES: 17/02/21 - 24/02/21 TIME: 10:00 am - 3.00 pm Tutor: Christine Burton Skill Level: Some experience with surface embroidery preferred.  Read More...
Feb
27
Date: Saturday 27th Feb 2021  10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location: MALVERN
Details: EMBROIDERY FINISHING TECHNIQUES - BLOCKING, LACING AND MOUNTING Now that the embroidery is complete its time to finish it in style! The aim of this class is to step through the process of taking a completed piece of embroidery out of the hoop or off the frame and preparing it for its final presentation, looking its very best. Date: 27/02/21 Time: 10:00am - 3:00pm Tutor: Christine Burton Skill level: All levels welcome  Read More...
Mar
6
Date: Saturday 6th Mar 2021  10:00 AM - Sunday 21st Mar 2021  4:00 PM
Location: Malvern
Details: Exhibition of embroidery and textile art created by members of The Embroiderers Guild, Victoria.  Read More...