Barbara Sissons will give a talk on embroidery at the next meeting of the North Notts Creative Textile Group on Wednesday 3rd May at 7.00pm for 7.30pm at the Goodwin Hall, Chancery Lane, Retford.
Barbara lectured on embroidery styles and techniques for many years in this country as well as in the USA. She went to school in Retford and then to Doncaster College of Art, and now lives locally. She will illustrate the talk with examples of her work. Refreshments are included in the visitors’ £5 entrance fee. All are welcome.
As part of the Retford Arts Festival Weekend on Saturday 27th, Sunday 28th and Monday 29th May, the North Notts Creative Textiles Group will present an exhibition of their modern textiles and stitch, upstairs at the Bay Tree, Wharf Road, Retford from 10.00am to 4.00pm each day. Paintings by the Treswell Art Group will also be on display. Entrance is free and all are welcome.