Well, this year’s Royal Show is over and many Guild Members took the opportunity to enter the items they have stitched, (or completed) during the year. Not every article that is entered can win a prize but is a chance to show what you have been doing and check other people’s work.  Congratulations to all […]

State Conference 2023

Last weekend the Guild held its annual State Conference which incorporated the AGM. All the Branches were well represented and for many it was the first chance to catch up with other members from around the State as the previous years have been affected by Covid restrictions. Having the AGM at the State Conference gives […]

AGM is Soon

Nearly time for our AGM which is happening during the State Conference. This is being held at the Woodville Bowling Club, Oval Ave, Woodville on Saturday July22nd at 9.30am. Although many members have registered for the conference members can come just for the AGM which is being held Saturday morning. All of the minutes from […]

Notice of AGM

Where has the year gone? It is time once again for the AGM. There is a link for nominations at the end of this post and in the members section. There is ample parking at the Woodville Bowling Club so come along and support your club and the  committee The Annual General Meeting will be […]

New Classes

We have new classes available for members and for any stitcher who wants to try a new technique. This is a chance to join International Tutor, Katherine Harmer Fox, for a 3 day workshop stitching your choice of either a postcard, bowl set or an A3 picture. Over the 3 days master artistic machine embroidery […]

Time to Renew

It is coming up to that time again to renew our membership. Renewal can be done via the website or through the office. Although there has been a small rise in the yearly membership, from $80 to $85 for a city member and $59 for a country member this is very good value for money. […]

Upcoming Events

Mad March is approaching and the Guild is having our biennial Members’ Exhibition, “It Starts With a Stitch” from the 3rd to 19th March. Come and see what the members have been creating over the last 2 years. Wonderful stitching, multi-media creations and everything in between. Although classes will not be happening until the end […]

A New Year and More projects

At last we welcome the start of a new year with all the promise of new projects and hopefully the completion of some current projects. I know each year I resolve to finish the current project before starting the next and fail as there are so many ideas I want to try. The guild will […]

Christmas at Last

Christmas is coming and as we head into the break a reminder to all members that the office will be closed from the 16th of December to the 16th of January. Many groups are having their final gathering for 2022 but are looking forward to meeting again in early January 2023. It has been an […]

Spring has Sprung

Spring has sprung and if you want to take part in our Spring Into Stitching week you need to book NOW. Some wonderful classes on offer to enjoy as the weather warms up. Congratulations to all the members of the Guild who entered their embroideries into the Royal Show. There were many classes on offer […]