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At the 2022 History Council of WA Awards, held on 25th October, Valerie Cavill, Leader of the Guild’s Historical Textile Collection Group, was given the award in the highest category for people making a significant contribution to the history of Western Australia by an individual. Valerie Cavill Receives History Award - 4th November 2022
At the 2022 History Council of WA Awards, held on 25th October, Valerie Cavill, Leader of the Guild’s Historical Textile Collection Group, was given the award in the highest category for people making a significant contribution to the history of Western Australia by an individual.
You've seen the book, now is the chance to do the course. We have great pleasure in offering a unique opportunity to develop your Stumpwork Skills. Guild members no longer need to go to embroidery conventions in the Eastern States or overseas to enjoy Alison Cole’s fun filled and expert tuition. Drum roll please - Alison Cole is coming to Perth to teach her Stumpwork masterclass in 2023! 2023 Stumpwork Masterclass with Alison Cole - 13th September 2022
You've seen the book, now is the chance to do the course. We have great pleasure in offering a unique opportunity to develop your Stumpwork Skills. Guild members no longer need to go to embroidery conventions in the Eastern States or overseas to enjoy Alison Cole’s fun filled and expert tuition. Drum roll please - Alison Cole is coming to Perth to teach her Stumpwork masterclass in 2023!
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A recent grant from The Copland Foundation has enabled the Collection Group to purchase a large number of archival storage boxes. These boxes will allow fragile items to be stored safely with minimal handling, and embroidery tools are now placed safely in custom made boxes that can be easily accessed and viewed. The Collection Group’s new archival boxes have arrived! - 5th September 2022
A recent grant from The Copland Foundation has enabled the Collection Group to purchase a large number of archival storage boxes. These boxes will allow fragile items to be stored safely with minimal handling, and embroidery tools are now placed safely in custom made boxes that can be easily accessed and viewed.
The Embroiderers’ Guild of Western Australia is offering a scholarship to attend Fibres West from July 2-8, 2023.
The applicant must be a financial member of EGWA at the time of application and during the Fibres West 2023 residency. The successful applicant will be chosen on merit with a particular interest in supporting a member who has not attended Fibres West before and is keen to explore and share innovative textile techniques with the Guild. Fibres West Scholarship 2023 - 11th August 2022
The Embroiderers’ Guild of Western Australia is offering a scholarship to attend Fibres West from July 2-8, 2023. The applicant must be a financial member of EGWA at the time of application and during the Fibres West 2023 residency. The successful applicant will be chosen on merit with a particular interest in supporting a member who has not attended Fibres West before and is keen to explore and share innovative textile techniques with the Guild.
Website: Fibres West Scholarship Guidelines
You can now download the Member Jungle mobile app and stay up to date with what's going on our membership group. You can update your membership details and also receive notifications about important event reminders, latest news and more.
Visit the Mobile App page (under Membership) to find out more. Download our New Mobile App - 5th February 2021
You can now download the Member Jungle mobile app and stay up to date with what's going on our membership group. You can update your membership details and also receive notifications about important event reminders, latest news and more. Visit the Mobile App page (under Membership) to find out more.