Africa in Stitch



Friday 22nd July

Pretty Flamingos

Stitch technique

Create a layered panel using machine and hand embroidery depicting flamingos at a water hole

Textile technique

Plastics and painted Tyvek

Friday 19th August

African ladies

Stitch technique

Create an African figure carrying a hand coiled pot

Textile Technique

Paper beads

Friday 23rd September

African sunset

Stitch technique

Cut back applique with a painted background

Textile Technique

Batik

Friday 21st October

African Vessel

Stitch technique

Create a striking vessel using found objects such a cowrie shells

Textile technique

Distressing with lutrador

Friday 18th November

African indigo fabric

Stitch Technique

Tie Dyeing

Textile technique

Indigo

Friday, 29 July 2011

We were very pleased to welcome the deputy Mayor of Harrogate

















The end of year exhibition was a huge success

What's on for Textiles in Yorkshire

* Focus on Fountains by the Small Group,Textile Artwork inspired by Fountains Abbey
18th - 31st July. Fountains Abbey NT, North Yorkshire, Tel; 01765 608 888

* Going For Gold, Textile Art Group
17th September - 30th October, Bankfield Museum, Akroyd Park, Boothtown Road, Halifax
HX3 6HG Tel 01422354823

Castle Textile Group
Enrolling now for September for City and Guilds Embroidery.
in Spofforth nr Harrogate
For further details please e-mail Annie/Diane
castletextilegroup@btconnect.com