Non Guild Events
5th May: Wendy Dolan will give the talk “Art, Architecture and Stitch”
5th-6th May Saturday afternoon (14.00-16.00) and Sunday (10.00-16.00)
Workshop “Architecture in Stitch” (Fully booked.)
Annual Outing Tuesday 12th June to Russborough House
The bus will leave Clontarf at 8.30 and Mount Merrion car park by 9.15.
On arrival at Russborough coffee/tea and a scone will be served, prior to a guided tour of the House with particular emphasis on the textile furnishing (tapestries, embroideries, needlepoint, carpets and sumptuous hangings). At 12.30 a light lunch of soup and sandwiches will be served, giving people time to explore the garden or revisit the house, before departure at 3.00pm. Returning to Mount Merrion at 4.00pm and Clontarf about 4.45pm.
Cost is €20 per person to cover all these costs. Booking at the May meeting.
1st September: Rescheduled from March, Mary Moorkens will give the talk “Coming Out”
1st – 2nd September Saturday afternoon (14.00-16.00) and Sunday (10.00-16.00)
Workshop “Wild Embroidery” (Fully booked)
6th October: Jonathan Korejko will give the talk “Making Paper”
6th – 7th October: Saturday afternoon (14.00-16.00) and Sunday (10.00-16.00)
Workshop “Papermaking for Textile Artists”. Cost: €120 per person
Booking at the September meeting
2nd - 3rd March
6th - 7th April