There is still time to stitch your name in support of the Campaign for Creatitivity and bring it to the AGM in September. Remember to sign the online petition too.
Extended 25 and Counting – to 19th August
From The Garden – Mon 21st– Sun 27th August
Points of Juncture – July until 22nd October
Creatures and Creations – at Waddesdon Manor until October 29th
Alice Fox – two venues until September
Embroidered Bodies to 10th September
Silk: From Spitalfields to Sudbury to 8th October
The Beautiful Stitch to 28th October, see my review
Fields, Fabric & French Knots to 29th October
Sampled Lives – to April 2018
Balenciaga to February 2018
and… If you happen to be in London you might want to see Denim Art in Oxford Street and Heather Everrit’s stitched butterflies at Liberty, Regent Street.
There are still a couple of spaces on our 7th October workshop with Jenny Leslie
On 16th September you could join members of North Herts and Beds for “Fun with Design”
Celebrating 25 years of Icknield Quilters
Icknield Quilters Silver Jubilee Exhibition (1992–2017) on Saturday Oct 7th 10–5 and Sunday October 8th 10–4
One of the Raffle Quilts to be won
- Exhibition of Members’ work
- trade stalls
- sale of quilts and fabric crafts
- quilt raffle in aid of local charities
St Mary’s Junior School, St Mary’s Way,
Please ignore the 8th August “Update – From Spitalfields to Silk” – i got my wires crossed and facts wrong – my apologies to anyone who was affected by this mistake
detail from “Shrine” – Catherina PvH
Catherina has sent news about an exhibition which will include several pieces of her work:
Marking 15 years of service St Albans Bereavement Network have asked local artists and community members to create expressions of bereavement and loss in a wide range of media. The result is the exhibition “The Art of Grieving”. The exhibition will take place at the Kingsbury Barn, Branch Road, St Albans, AL3 4SE.
- Friday 15th September Opening Night by invitation
- Saturday 16th September Exhibition open 11am–4pm
- Sunday 17th September Exhibition open 11am–4pm
More information: SABN_Artshow 2017
Ian Berry – detail
Jill tipped me off about Ian Berry’s installation at the new Pepe Jeans flagship store in London. I have to admit to never having heard of Ian, trust Jill to have her ear to the ground!
If you are in town drop in to the Regent Street store and take a look.