Layers of Stitch
The Grantham branch of Embroiderers Guild is holding its first exhibition at
Grantham Museum, St Peter’s Hill, Lincolnshire.
Free entry, Thursday to Saturday till mid January
‘Embroidery into the 21st Century’ is full of colour, texture and fun. It features lots of members work ( some of them are also members of Be Creatively)
The Museum challenged local stitchers to produce stitched postcards on the theme ‘Aspects of Grantham’, and the resulting 35 cards are amazing.
You can vote for your favourite when you visit – who will win?
Plain Geometry: Amish Quilts
March 3 – September 2, 2013
Museum of International Folk Art
706 Camino Lejo
Santa Fe NM
10:00am to 5:00pm Tuesday through Sunday
Reflective Histories: Contemporary Interventions at Traquair
1 July – 30 September 2012
Time: Open daily 11am – 5pm
Price: Adults £7.70, Children £4.20
Scottish Borders historic home, Traquair House near Innerleithen is the inspiration for a groundbreaking contemporary art exhibition opening on July 1st.
Titled “Reflective Histories”, the exhibition features a series of new installations and accompanying print works by seven leading contemporary Scottish artists designed to reflect different aspects of the house’s rich and complex heritage.
The exhibition, which is free with entry to Traquair House, will run until the end of September and is accompanied by a three month long events programme featuring interactive workshops, lectures and demonstrations led by the participating artists.
July 9th – September 8th 2012
An exhibition featuring antique quilts from the collection of Pippa Moss, contemporary work by Mary Lloyd Jones, Jennifer Hollingdale and ‘Layers’ by Moderm Movement.
Also: The Quilt Association Cash4Quilts Lucky Dip
Open daily except Sundays
10.30 – 4.30
Admission £3.50 (Concessions £3.00) Accompanied children free
Minerva Arts Centre, High Street, Llanidloes SY18 6BY
What? An exhibition of textile art based on geology, by NATURAL PROGRESSION
When? 30th July – 1st September 2012
Where? Alston Hall, Alston Lane, Longridge, Preston, PR3 3BP
Free entry, open daily 9.00am until 5.00pm, Monday to Sunday, and most evenings (telephone to make sure)