Workshop and Events Calendar

Feb
11
Date: Sunday 11th Feb 2024  9:30 AM - Sunday 30th Jun 2024  12:30 PM
Location: Kingsley
Details: Thinking about your stitching journey and where you might like it to lead you? Have you considered partaking of some classes to improve and deepen your understanding of embroidery and some of the possibilities available? This series of lessons will give you a very sound foundation on which to build your future masterpieces.  Read More...
May
19
Date: Sunday 19th May 2024  12:30 PM - Sunday 17th Nov 2024  4:30 PM
Location: North Perth
Details: 17th century embroiderers used many stitches that are not commonly used today. They have a beauty and appeal and can effectively be used in many modern day embroideries.  Read More...
Jun
1
Date: Saturday 1st Jun 2024  3:00 PM - Sunday 21st Jul 2024  4:00 PM
Details: The Embroiderers' Guild of Western Australia presents their 55th Anniversary Exhibition "Samplers and Stories: A Contemporary Showcase" at Wireless Hill Museum Ardross. All welcome!  Read More...
Jun
16
Date: Sunday 16th Jun 2024  1:30 PM - Sunday 21st Jul 2024  4:00 PM
Location: Kingsley
Details: Come, learn and stitch this delightful little puppy design, decorated to delight. You will fall in love with him!  Read More...
Jun
29
Date: Saturday 29th Jun 2024  9:30 AM - Sunday 30th Jun 2024  3:30 PM
Location: Alfred Cove
Details: Learn how to stitch and make three dimensional flowers and leaves that can be displayed in a small specimen vase  Read More...
Jul
20
Date: Saturday 20th Jul 2024  9:30 AM - Sunday 21st Jul 2024  3:30 PM
Location: Albany
Details: Carol will be in Albany and has offered to teach this workshop to our members there. She will teach you her way of Appliqué on a simple bird image, as well as how to apply embroidery stitches to embellish in a way that is unique.  Read More...
Jul
24
Date: Wednesday 24th Jul 2024  9:30 AM - Thursday 25th Jul 2024  3:30 PM
Location: Alfred Cove
Details: Carol will teach you her way of Appliqué on a simple bird image, as well as how to apply embroidery stitches to embellish in a way that is unique.  Read More...
Jul
25
Date: Thursday 25th Jul 2024  6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Alfred Cove
Details: Carol Cooke is a Canberra based Textile Artist and Author. She is coming to WA to do two workshops with the Guild (one in Albany and one in Perth) and will be presenting a talk "Breaking Boundaries: Embracing Courage to Challenge Conventional Wisdom. For further detail, go to the Event page.  Read More...
Jul
26
Date: Friday 26th Jul 2024  10:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Location: Como
Details: The Guild's Annual Social Event - this year is an Elegant High Tea!! HURRY - BOOK YOUR TICKETS NOW!  Read More...
Jul
27
Date: Saturday 27th Jul 2024  9:30 AM - Sunday 28th Jul 2024  3:30 PM
Location: Kingsley
Details: Carol Cooke is a Canberra based artist encompasses two threads of enquiry, textiles and sculpture to create 2D and 3D works. This is supported by a drawing practice and extensive journal records. Textiles is her preferred medium and are sublimated by mixed media skills.  Read More...
Aug
1
Date: Thursday 1st Aug 2024  9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Location: Alfred Cove
Details: This is a one day class designed to teach needlelace techniques used in Elizabethan embroidery.  Read More...
Aug
3
Date: Saturday 3rd Aug 2024  9:30 AM - Sunday 4th Aug 2024  3:30 PM
Location: Alfred Cove
Details: The four small panels feature animals stitched in needlelace surrounded by flowers, plants, insects and small creatures.  Read More...
Aug
3
Date: Saturday 3rd Aug 2024  9:30 AM - Sunday 4th Aug 2024  3:30 PM
Location: Alfred Cove
Details: This workshop is open ONLY to those students who are finishing the Casket Panels  Read More...
Aug
3
Date: Saturday 3rd Aug 2024  9:30 AM - Sunday 4th Aug 2024  3:30 PM
Location: Alfred Cove
Details: The panel features a lion stitched in needlelace surrounded by flowers, plants, insects and small creatures.  Read More...
Aug
3
Date: Saturday 3rd Aug 2024  9:30 AM - Sunday 4th Aug 2024  3:30 PM
Location: Alfred Cove
Details: The panel features a West Australian Numbat stitched in needlelace surrounded by flowers, plants, insects and small creatures.  Read More...
Aug
7
Date: Wednesday 7th Aug 2024  9:30 AM - Thursday 8th Aug 2024  3:30 PM
Location: Alfred Cove
Details: Sweet or Swete bag is a small bag or purse produced during the Elizabethan period and often given as gifts or used as a container for gifts, such as gold coins or fragrant substances.  Read More...
Aug
18
Date: Sunday 18th Aug 2024  1:30 PM - Sunday 15th Sep 2024  4:00 PM
Location: Kingsley
Details: This is the third of our Start Stitching projects this year. We will introduce you to a Crewel embroidery, a pretty piece stitched traditionally with wool, but alternatively stranded cotton can be used. Come and join us for a relaxed fun time and create a lovely item that you will be proud to show to your friends and family.  Read More...
Aug
31
Date: Saturday 31st Aug 2024  9:30 AM - Sunday 1st Sep 2024  3:30 PM
Location: Alfred Cove
Details: This is the first in a series of three designs inspired by the beautiful English Knot Garden. Tania’s triptych consists of a Gold, a Silver and a Copper Knot Garden.  Read More...
Sep
7
Date: Saturday 7th Sep 2024  9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Location: Alfred Cove
Details: Come and hear about Spanish Lagartera Embroidery from Rhonda Algaba. She will show us how to stitch a completely reversible embroidery, as well as telling about some of her experiences while living in the small village of Lagertera in Spain.  Read More...
Oct
20
Date: Sunday 20th Oct 2024  1:30 PM - Sunday 17th Nov 2024  4:00 PM
Location: Kingsley
Details: This special Christmas Decoration will adorn your tree with the sparkle of Gold!  Read More...
Oct
31
Date: Thursday 31st Oct 2024  9:30 AM - Friday 1st Nov 2024  3:30 PM
Location: Alfred Cove
Details: This beautiful embroidery of an elegant swan, embellished with metal threads is a brand new design from Anna Scott.  Read More...
Nov
2
Date: Saturday 2nd Nov 2024  9:30 AM - Sunday 3rd Nov 2024  3:30 PM
Location: Balcatta WA 6021
Details: This workshop aims to help students become more comfortable in choosing colours for their embroidery.  Read More...