Archive | January, 2019

Pembridge Tapestry Group to launch map in May 2019

27 January

The Pembridge Tapestry Group was formed in 2011 and stitching of ‘The Pembridge Tapestries’ began a year later. This followed the preparation of historic research and artwork and a series of workshops to learn new stitches and for some of the group of 15 stitchers to learn to thread a needle! The tapestries entitled “Pembridge […]

Ann’s Orchard launches new vegetable inspired kit!

17 January

Ann’s Orchard Needlework was established by Emma Pavier, following a long career as a plant molecular biologist, largely to justify her compulsive collecting of antique and vintage needlework, books, knitting yarn, beads and buttons. A lifelong maker having started sewing with lacing picture cards and knitting in reception class the process of creating still brings […]