Category Archives: textile art

July exhibition at Art Van Go

The theme of our latest exhibition, Tick the Box, came out of discussions about how to escape the pressure to ‘get through our lists’, to conform – especially in the workplace, combined with the pleasure in literally making box forms. … Continue reading

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Radlett Art Society’s Annual Exhibition

I have 3 entries for the art exhibition at The Radlett Centre which starts on Saturday 7th July  in the main auditorium & continues all this week. It is usually a lovely show, and worth a visit, if you have … Continue reading

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A Message from Bedfordshire EG

Dear Bedford Embroiderers’ Guild Members and Friends Diane Caress and I were at St Andrew’s Church this morning, helping to set up this weekend’s embroidery exhibition “A Friendship in Stitch”, and not really knowing what to expect in the way … Continue reading

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Frida Kahlo at V&A

FRIDA KHALO – Making Herself Up An exhibition presenting an extraordinary collection of personal artefacts and clothing belonging to the iconic Mexican artist Frida Kahlo. Locked away for 50 years after her death, this collection has never before been exhibited … 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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