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Mandy Hurd
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Inbetweeners - Chick Chick Chicken
Thanks to Sue Morgan for sending these pictures of a hanging which she started on a Raggedy Ann workshop and finished at home.  The second image shows the vibrant colours of the piece.
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Inbetweeners - Gold(i)works and the one bear
Some very different pieces of work from our members this time.  Sue Tebbutt has been perfecting her goldwork techniques on two different pieces of work.  Firstly, this printed panel which she bought from Beyond Measure in Todmorden.  "They come printed in d...
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Inbetweeners - Gold(i)works and the one bear
Some very different pieces of work from our members this time.  Sue Tebbutt has been perfecting her goldwork techniques on two different pieces of work.  Firstly, this printed panel which she bought from Beyond Measure in Todmorden.  "They come printed in d...
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February Playday - Hello Again Dolly
Following on from the February Meeting's talk from our talented doll-making members, Saturday's Playday continued the theme and members worked on a varied assortment of dolls.
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February Meeting - "Hello Dolly" with Wendy Aldred, Lesley Tingle and Jo Sykes
As I was not able to attend the February meeting, the following text and photographs have been shamelessly cribbed from fellow member Liz Barraclough's blog at bizzymitts.com  Thanks Liz!  When ‘An Evening of Dolls’ appeared on our Embroiderer’s Guild progr...
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January Meeting - Saima Kaur
Our January speaker was the engaging Saima Kaur, who currently lives in Hebden Bridge and is a prolific stitcher and maker of colour-popping embroideries inspired by Indian culture and Saima's travels in Asia. Saima's family originate in the Punjab and came...
January Meeting - Saima Kaur
January Meeting - Saima Kaur
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November Workshop - Jessica Aldred - An Introduction to Goldwork
We are lucky enough at Halifax to have among our talented members Jessica Aldred, who is an RSN scholar who has resettled in the area. In November she ran a workshop for members on an introduction to Goldwork, featuring Neil the Snail.  Members were able to...
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November Meeting - Harriet Lawton
Our November meeting was a return engagement for Harriet Lawton. It is a few  years since Harriet first came to speak to us, we were her first "proper" engagement and it was great to see how much further she has travelled in her textile journey since then. ...
November Meeting - Harriet Lawton
November Meeting - Harriet Lawton
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Workshop - Rachael Singleton - A Natural Selection
This month's workshop with Rachael Singleton was print and stitch based. The workshop started off with members foraging for leaves, grasses and feathers to make prints using Gelli plates and acetate sheets. This was a first for many of those taking part in ...
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In Betweeners - Elizabethan Flower
One of the courses on this year's Regional Summer School timetable was this stunning gold work "Elizabethan Flower", which has been beautifully stitched by Sue T. Here is the flower in question, in "real life" : 
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