Guild activities


Programme

Non Guild Events

May

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.)

June

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.

September

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)

October

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

November

3rd November

December

1st December

January

5th January

February

2nd February

March

2nd - 3rd March

April

6th - 7th April

May

11th May