Welcome to Thames Valley Contemporary Textiles group.
We meet four times a year in Bracknell and are open to all with an interest in contemporary textiles – whether beginner, intermediate or professional.
Current exhibition: The Fourth Plinth
An exhibition by the group: contemporary textile pieces inspired by the installations on the Fourth Plinth in Trafalgar Square.
Tuesday 4th June – Thursday 5th July 2018
National Needlework Archive
The Old Chapel Textile Centre, Main Street, Greenham Business Park, Newbury, RG19 6HW
Opening times Tuesday – Thursday 10am till 4pm
Thursday 29th August – Saturday 1st September 2018
West Country Quilt and Textile Show
UWE Exhibition and Conference Centre, Frenchay Campus, Filton Road, Bristol BS34 8QZ
NEXT GROUP MEETINGS:
Meetings are varied, and can include: talks, workshops, sharing advice sessions, 'Been there, Done that' table for selling unwanted books, tools or materials, bringing work in progress or finished pieces, collaborating on exhibition projects and more.
All welcome, 11am to 4pm. £10. Tea, coffee and refreshments included but please bring sandwiches for lunch. Please arrive by 10.45 am for a 11.00am start. Thank you! More information on the venue here.
22 September - Anne Griffiths, science and textiles community outreach and distance learning embroidery
17 November - Liz Hewitt, natural dyes and eco prints
19 January - Kerry Lemon, designer of artwork across the redeveloped Bracknell town centre 'The Lexicon'