ERTF AGM, plus talk & workshop 20 April 2024 Clifton Community Centre, Whiston Crescent, Clifton, Shefford, Beds, SG17 5HJ

Guest Speaker - Janice Gunner 'Colour for Textiles'

ERTF Annual General Meeting, plus 

Talk and workshop

Clifton Community Centre, Whiston Crescent, Clifton, Shefford,Bedford, SG17 5HJ (click HERE to visit site)

9.45am – 4.00pm Members and Non-members Welcome

SPACES STILL AVAILABLE

IF YOU WISH TO ATTEND, IT IS ESSENTIAL THAT A BOOKING FORM (SEE LINK BELOW) IS COMPLETED AND RETURNED TO CAROLE NICHOLLS (SEE BELOW). THE FINAL DATE FOR RECEIPT OF BOOKINGS IS 12th APRIL 2024

Members – £35 to be paid on booking by bank transfer (details on booking form) 

Non-members – £45 to be paid on booking by bank transfer (details on booking form)

Janice will be joining ERTF members to give an interesting and popular talk called ‘Colour For Textiles’ covering the influences on her work, including Japanese and African techniques and her MA work. 

She will then follow this with a new workshop entitled ‘Little Pieces of Africa’ in which members will experiment with 12″x6″ pieces that can be worked by hand and embellished with embroidery. Her approaches can be transferred easily to other materials.

Members will have a choice of purchasing a pack of materials directly from Janice (including the written instructions) at £10 per member (please bring cash on the day) or bringing their own fabrics and thread. For those wishing to bring their own materials, the list is below.12Whether you are bringing your own materials or purchasing from Janice on the day, please also bring:

Hand sewing thread in a neutral colour

Sewing kit to include needles, pins, sewing and embroidery scissors.

Assorted hand embroidery threads in colours to complement your African fabrics or in African Colours.

Notebook and Pen

Camera/phone camera

**************************************

To book a place on this workshop, please complete and send in the booking form which can be found HERE.

 If you cannot down load the form for any reason, please email drfrancesgreen@gmail.com to request an emailed copy

A BOOKING FORM MUST BE COMPLETED AND RETURNED TO CAROLE NICHOLLS BY 12th APRIL (DETAILS ON FORM, LINK ABOVE) AND PAYMENT MADE TO SECURE YOUR BOOKING

Little Pieces of Africa

Bring List for those NOT purchasing a pack from Janice on the day:

Scraps of African fabrics such as wax resist, batik, sun prints, screen prints etc.

1 x 6” x 12 piece of wadding – please cut to size at home to save time during the workshop.

1 x 6½” x 12½” rectangle of backing fabric

 

 

Any queries, please contact Carole Nicholls.