'Journey in Stitching' with Robyn Hart

If you are interested in learning to stitch, creating a new project or just completing an unfinished project you are invited to join Robyn on Thursdays from 10am to 12 at the Textile Arts Centre, 25 Poronui St Mt Eden.

Robyn is happy to tutor beginners, provide projects for more experienced embroiderers, and assist those who have unfinished projects.

Classes will generally run through school term times, at a cost of $10 per session or $80 for a term.

Please direct enquiries to Robyn :- email phone 6233263 / 0211551465

Mini Workshop Saturday 3 March 2018

NB the Sat meetings are now on the first Saturday of the month so...

The next mini workshop is Saturday March 3rd, 10.30-12.30, Canvas Work with Andrea Old.

Use traditional canvas work stitches in brightly coloured, silky threads. The samples are pincushions 9cm square but you could also make a card or needle book.

Stitches include:Cushion, Norwich, Rhodes, Rice, Woven diamond and Colonial knots.

Canvas will be provided.


6-8 different coloured threads including 1-2 variegated ones, Perle 5, DMC stranded (all 6 strands), Rayon and silky finishes, anything in a similar weight. You only need a small amount of each. Don't buy anything specially.

Tapestry needle


Traditional Mat with Small Cutwork Centre, Bullion Border and Plain Hem 

Tutor: Trish Hughes 

When: Saturday & Sunday 9 & 10 June 2018 10am - 3.30pm 

Where: Guild Rooms 

Workshop Cost: $90 + $10 for notes

[28ct, 30ct or 32ct fabric in student’s choice of colour]   

Contact Sarah Ashmore phone 356-7169 or  Email for more details 

Conference After Classes in Auckland 

Hazel Blompkamp - Audrey the Ostrich

Phillipa Turnbull - The Jacobean Stag

Details in the AEG Feb 2018 newsletter.

Contact Trish Hughes for bookings (

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