Author Archives: hertstitch

New St Albans Museum Open

From our new roving correspondent! I visited the new St Albans Museum and Gallery on Tuesday. The old Town Hall has been beautifully restored into a light airy exhibition space. In the temporary exhibition space in the basement there is … Continue reading

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Football in Stitch!

A message from Jo: I never thought I would be sending you a story about football.However there is an article in today’s Guardian about the BBC world cup trailer. It is animated embroidery – rather lovely.  I’ve attached a link … Continue reading

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Members in Procession

  Tricia and I had a great day out on Sunday surrounded by likeminded women and beautiful banners. Our banner hove into view at 31 mins in the BBC coverage. I’m planning to bring the banner to the annual review. … Continue reading

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Alban Lacemakers – June 2018 Meeting

A message from our local Lacemakers: Hello Ladies, Once again a reminder of the next meeting – this coming Friday (June 15th). Will Phillips is coming from Bucks County Museum. He is keeper of social history and will talk about … Continue reading

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Workshop at Aylesbury Vale EG, June 2018

There might be spaces on the next workshop at Aylesbury Vale EG on 30th June: Jennifer​ ​Hughes​ ​-​ ​Making​ ​Small​ ​Bags​ ​from Batik​ ​Fabric Reverse appliqué, embroidery and strip patchwork are all decorative techniques used in costume and accessories from the far … Continue reading

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