Events for ISGs and ‘Stitch Together’

To advertise your event here, please contact us via the ‘Contact Us’ page. Please remember that they may be subject to any coronavirus restrictions that may be in place at the time. The events are in date order!

East Surrey Textile Group invite you to visit their exhibition ‘Going Round In Circles’ from 30th June to 30th August. It is being held at the Hub Café, Reigate Community Centre, Reigate Methodist Church RH2 9AE (Behind Morrisons) between 10am-4pm Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays and 10-12 on Saturdays Please check the community centre website for changes in opening hours. Click here to download the flyer. Enjoy yourselves!

Not to be missed! ‘Excellence’ from the Society of Designer Craftsmen at Oxmarket Gallery, Chichester West Sussex, PO19 1YH Chichester Tues 3rd August – Sun 15th August 2021, 10am – 4pm – Free entry. The Society of Designer Craftsmen is proud to present their 2021 summer exhibition, Excellence at the Oxmarket Gallery. With almost a year of unexpected studio time to explore and experiment, members of the Society have created a new collection of contemporary craft. Combining innovative thought with supreme craftsmanship, over 30 artists have been selected to showcase their highly original and inspiring work including textiles, ceramics, glass, wood, paper, silver and jewellery. Click here to download more information from the press release!

 Wendy Dolan has a few spaces on her ‘Machine Embroidery Summer School’ at Falmer Village Hall, Sussex. (near the Amex Stadium and Brighton Universities) Free parking. Monday 9th – Friday 13th August  (5 days) -10am-4pm – £285. Click here for more details. Indulge yourself in a week of creative stitching. Working on the theme ‘Around the World’, students will be able to explore ideas inspired by – for example – Holidays, costumes, cultures, textiles, buildings and monuments, celebrations etc. Contact Wendy for more details  or visit her website – 

Sussex Stitchers invite you on Saturday September 4th at 2pm to join them and Anna Crutchley as Anna tells you about PASSAMENTERIE – The world of Tassels cords braids and fringes  This is an illustrated talk showing the use of passamenteries in historical interior decoration, then making of trimmings including tassel making cord spinning and weaving in Anna’s studio. Her books  are called 1) Decorative Tassels And How To Make Them and 2) Tassel Making .  Cost £5 and please email Steph Stanwick to pay and obtain Zoom link – September 2021 Stitch Together ‘Celebration of Stitch’ day Competition – to be decided.

Join Us, the Stitch Together Group, for Our Celebration of Stitch!
Dedicated to our Members
On Sunday 19th September 2021
Plenty to Entertain You At A Great Venue!
Lunch Can Be Ordered
Our Long Awaited Exhibitions
Members Entries for the Stitched Letter of the Alphabet
Group Entries for the ‘Games In Stitch’ Project
Members Competition ‘Walk on the Wildside’
Let Your Imagination Run!
Your piece must not exceed one metre in any dimension
and can be either 2D or 3D
A Lovely Selection of Traders, Workshops and a Raffle
Talk in the Afternoon with Darren Ball
‘It Ain’t What You Do, It’s the Way that You Do It’
Ticket Order Forms To Follow
Barns Green Village Hall, Muntham Drive, Barns Green West Sussex RH13 0P

‘Stitchfest’ will be in July 2022

Mid Kent Embroidery and Textile Group invite you to an exhibition that was planned originally Sept – Oct 2020 then moved and moved again but because of the latest Government restrictions, it is planned for 13th November – 11th December 2021. If it goes ahead, it will be at Maidstone Museum and its title is ‘Textile Travels’


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