This is a quick news update:
New photos uploaded to Members Gallery in:
The new photos are at the top of each gallery so that you can see what’s new easily.
Awesome Win for Young Stitcher Lara at Actew/AGL Canberra Show
One of our Young Stitchers Lara is 8 and she entered some of her beautiful embroidery in the Canberra Show.
And ta-da look what she won:
And a closer look….
But there’s more – she won Student Champion!!!!
How awesome is Lara’s stitching?!!! Those grub roses are just so cool!
Just a head’s up about two of the wonderful special features of our 2014 Exhibition which will be held from 18-21 September at the Albert Hall.
If you’re a fan of Sharon Boggon’s Pintangle blog then you’ll know all about her Love of Stitching Band Sampler.
This sampler is many things:
– an amazing and beloved piece of embroidery and creativity that’s over 32 metres or 29 yards long x 6 inches wide
– a stitched journal of her life
– an important teaching tool
And Y-E-S it’s going to be an awesome part of our 2014 Exhibition!! Yay! \0/
Another delightful work on show will be Doreen McGregor’s Dollhouse for Stitchers (seen here) and visitors will have the chance to look in the windows and see all those exquisite, tiny contents up close! Yay! \0/
And top of this there’ll be the curated exhibition of the postcards in the Stitching Love and Hope Challenge – Can’t wait!!
New Website & Facebook page of Qld Embroiderers’ Guild
The Queensland Guild has a bright new website with a real pop of colour here and a new Facebook page here. So go have a look and if you’re on Facebook then you might want to ‘like’ their site – it’s really important to support our fellow Guilds.