Elizabeth Ellett Award 2017

Saturday, 21 October 2017 (All day)

President Challenge 2017 Presidents Award for Cross Stitch & Annual Display Theme 2017

The theme for the 2017 Elizabeth Ellett Award ‘Season”

Any source, completed since September 2016.  Closing date for both : Oct 21st 2017

Buttons And Toggles Workshop

Saturday, 21 October 2017 (All day)
Buttons And Toggles Workshop with Heather ConstantineDate: 21st October

Venue: Auckland Guild Rooms

Cost: $30

Heather can provide you with toggle patterns if you would like to prepare before the class.

Contact Sarah Ashmore. ph 356-7169, or email sarahashmore07@gmail.com for further details.

Auckland Guild Saturday Meeting Oct

Saturday, 21 October 2017 - 10:00am

Saturday 21 Oct Mini Workshop 10am - 12noon Rooms open until 3pm for stitching and fellowship.

Discharge dye Mini Workshop with Josie Slack

Learn how to remove dye from fabrics, ready to embellish and use in your next project.  Lots of opportunity to get creative and use up some unwanted threads.

Please bring a bib apron and/or wear old clothes and gloves as some bleach will be used.

Bring along an old towel to dry your fabric on.

Buttons & Toggles Workshop

Saturday, 21 October 2017 - 10:00am
Buttons and Toggles with Heather Constantine on the 21st October, from 10am to 1pm at the Auckland Guild Rooms. 

Contact Sarah Ashmore <sarahashmore@xtra.co.nz>

Silk Shading with Jo Dixey

Friday, 27 October 2017 - 3:30pm to Sunday, 29 October 2017 - 3:30pm

Stitch Retreat - Silk Shading With Jo Dixey

Spend a relaxing weekend learning silk shading, staying in the historic Mataia Homestead at Glorit.Formal workshop times will be 9am to 3.30pm but as Jo will be staying with you informal teaching will begin over breakfast and end after dinner.

Accommodation in single rooms with 2 shared bathrooms and maximum number of students will be 5.

Northern North Island Regional Day North Shore & Hibiscus Coast

Saturday, 4 November 2017 (All day)

North Shore & Hibiscus Coast- November 4th

St Joseph’s Catholic School 2 Taharoto Rd, Takapuna 

 Plenty of parking by using the entrance to the school on Dominion Street, Takapuna 

 4th November 2017 9:30 for light refreshments 10 start until 3pm 

 Interesting speakers, a variety of traders, full Steptoe tables, raffles, and lots of spot prizes

Auckland Guild Tuesday Meeting Nov

Tuesday, 14 November 2017 - 10:00am

Guest Speaker: Ann Christie - Occupational Therapy “Then & Now”

Auckland Guild Sat meeting Nov

Saturday, 18 November 2017 - 1:00pm
Christmas Decorations Mini Workshop Saturday 18th November 1pm -3pm

Come along and prepare for the festive season and make some delightful Christmas decorations. Patterns will be supplied using Wessex stitchery and cross stitch.  See our November newsletter for photos.

Needs list

Usual sewing kit

14 count aida and even weave, backing fabrics and stranded threads will be available on the day or bring your own.

To assemble you need cardboard, visoflix/pellon and cord.

Beads and christmas charms of your choice can be added

AEG Christmas Lunch @ Guild Rooms

Saturday, 16 December 2017 - 11:00am

AEG Christmas Lunch @ Guild Rooms 

Saturday 16 December 2017  11.00am to 2.30pm.

ALL members welcome.  Food and drink provided.   Come for festive fun, chat and company.

 An interesting Guest Speaker ; Maree Wheeler  Bella Lane’s workshop