A Brief Day at the Knitting and Stitching Show
Mandy Coppes-Martin Transient Myopia
Marian Jazmik Stems and Stalks
Jess Blaustein Table Settings The winning piece
Jane Walkley Rhythm of the Weave III
A lot of the galleries featured figurative work this year
Aran Illingworth:Hanging on the Thread-Portrayal of Poverty
Piece in Foreground Stats 2022
The 62 Group also marked their 60th Year.
Near to the members area I was able to take in the Grenfell Memorial Quilt, a inclusive community project set up to provide an outlet for the emotions of those affected by the Grenfell Tower tragedy and as a tribute to the 72 people who died.
You can see all the galleries which will be at Harrogate here
The Embroiderer's Guild Graduate Showcase was worth a visit
Damasque Wells work particularly felt like a contemporary take on some of the pieces echoed in the Embroiderer's Guild Collections exhibition in celebration of Embroidery magazine having been in print for 90 years. The exhibition illustrates how embroidery has developed through the decades.
and caught up with book signing on the Batsford stand.
I am sure with my short stay I missed so much. It was good to be with my textile family if for a short time.