Workshop and Events Calendar

Feb
2
Date: Thursday 2nd Feb 2023  9:30 AM - Sunday 26th Nov 2023  3:30 PM
Location: Alfred Cove
Details: Our Guild is proud to present a unique opportunity to complete a Masterclass with a world renowned teacher Alison Cole. Alison is one of the most successful and much-loved tutors of her art worldwide. She is a winner of many awards and her boundless creativity, energy and talent is reflected in her embroidery.  Read More...
Feb
18
Date: Saturday 18th Feb 2023  2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: Alfred Cove
Details: Have you ever admired beautiful embroidery and thought that you would like to give it a go? Come and join us for a relaxed fun time and create a lovely item that you will be proud to show your friends.  Read More...
Feb
19
Date: Sunday 19th Feb 2023  1:00 PM - Sunday 19th Nov 2023  3:30 PM
Location: Alfred Cove
Details: A beautiful panel of Western Australian wildflowers originally painted by our own Beverley Hewitt and translated into an embroidered piece by Joan Sibenalar.  Read More...
Apr
15
Date: Saturday 15th Apr 2023  2:00 PM - Saturday 20th May 2023  4:30 PM
Location: Alfred Cove
Details: This is the second of our Start Stitching projects this year. We will introduce you to a Crewel embroidery, a pretty piece stitched with wool. 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...
May
15
Date: Monday 15th May 2023  2:00 PM - Thursday 18th May 2023  10:00 AM
Location: Dwellingup
Details: Redgum Retreat is located in the beautiful timber town of Dwellingup, just over an hour south east of Perth. Sharing the same property as the Wine Tree Cidery, the Retreat sits alongside the Bibbulmun track, less than a kilometre from town, overlooking the orchard and surrounding state forest.  Read More...
May
21
Date: Sunday 21st May 2023  9:30 AM - Sunday 28th May 2023  3:30 PM
Location: Kingsley
Details: Stitching Boris will teach you some basic goldwork skills such as padding, couching cords and wires, and working with leather. Some essential stumpwork techniques are also covered, and you will also learn how to make a completely detached piece of embroidery.  Read More...
May
30
Date: Tuesday 30th May 2023  9:00 AM - Sunday 4th Jun 2023  4:00 PM
Location: Alfred Cove
Details: Japanese embroidery goldwork techniques are used to embroider this piece and participants will be introduced to these methods in this workshop, some of which are unique to this embroidery genre.  Read More...
May
30
Date: Tuesday 30th May 2023  9:00 AM - Sunday 4th Jun 2023  4:00 PM
Location: Alfred Cove
Details: This is an opportunity for continuing students to learn from Margaret on a one to one basis.  Read More...
May
30
Date: Tuesday 30th May 2023  9:00 AM - Sunday 4th Jun 2023  4:00 PM
Location: Alfred Cove
Details: In this workshop, participants will be introduced to traditional Chinese Embroidery techniques, applied as appropriate for practical embroidery  Read More...
Jun
29
Date: Thursday 29th Jun 2023  9:30 AM - Friday 30th Jun 2023  3:30 PM
Location: Alfred Cove
Details: Pink Array is an array of five flowers stitched in a traditional Jacobean Crewelwork style.  Read More...
Jul
1
Date: Saturday 1st Jul 2023  9:30 AM - Sunday 2nd Jul 2023  3:30 PM
Location: Alfred Cove
Details: These three Snowflake Mandala’s are stitched in the Italian Aemelia Ars style of embroidery.  Read More...
Aug
19
Date: Saturday 19th Aug 2023  9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Location: Kingsley
Details: Originally found in Whitework embroideries, today Shadow work is a group of techniques that place various materials behind a semi-transparent fabric. It is thought to have originated from the Indian Chikankari style, still popular today.  Read More...