Dates for the diary

2021

20/21st March – Residential Weekend with the Wolverhampton Embroiderers’ Guild

2020 –

21st November – Workshop for Teme Valley Embroiderers’ Guild

11th May – Mixed Media Textiles Workshop @ Minerva Arts Centre, Llanidloes

July (dates to be confirmed) – Mixed Media Bird Boxes @ Oxford Summer School. Further details available in December

5th/6th May – Talk and Workshop for Worcester Embroiderers’ Guild

23rd April – Mixed Media Textiles Workshop for NWCQ  textile Group, Frodsham

26th March – Workshop for ConText Textile Group, Neston

18th March – Stitched Cups & Saucers Workshop @ Westhope College

28th/29th February – Mixed Media Textile Books Workshop  @ Elm Farm Studio, Colchester. More details @ http://www.alexandrawaylett.com  Fully Booked

12th February – Stitched Birds & Animals Workshop @ Westhope College

25th January – Workshop for Wolverhampton Embroiderers’ Guild

23rd January – Mixed Media Textiles Workshop @ Westhope College. http://www.westhope.org.uk

2019

28th November to the 1st December – The Vlieseline Fine Art Textile Award Gallery, The Knitting & Stitching Show, Harrogate

21st November – Mixed Media Textiles Workshop @ Westhope College

Sat 16th/Sun 17th November – Mixed Media Bird Box Workshop @ Willow Gallery, Oswestry.  http://www.willowgalleryoswestry.org

7th to the 10th November – The Vlieseline Fine Art Textile Award Gallery, The Knitting & Stitching Show, Dublin

2nd November – Talk for Wolverhampton Embroiderers’ Guild

10th to the 13th October – The Vlieseline Fine Art Textile Award Gallery, The Knitting & Stitching Show, Alexandra Palace, London

10th October – Mixed Media Textiles Workshop @ Westhope College.  www.westhope.org.uk

2nd October – Mixed Media Landscape Workshop @ WillowGallery, Oswestry, Shropshire  http://www.willowgalleryosewstry.org

28th September – Workshop for Wirral Embroiderers’ Guild

19th September – Talk for Wirral Embroiderers’ Guild

12th September – Talk for Wirral Quilters

10th September – Textile Book Workshop @ Westhope College.  Fully booked

1st to the 4th August – The Vlieseline Fine Art Textiles Awards Gallery, Festival of Quilts, NEC, Birmingham

23rd July – Mixed Media Textiles Workshop @ Westhope College.   http://www.westhope.org.uk

14yh July – Westhope College Exhibition and Open Day

13th July – Birds and Animals. Create a textile picture of a bird or animal using fabric collage and free machine embroidery. The Willow Gallery, Oswestry. http://www.willowgalleryoswestry.org

6th July – Textile Book Workshop @ Museum of Cannock Chase. For more details email me at @suzettesmart1@btinternet.com

25th June – Mixed Media Textiles @ Westhope College.    www.westhope.org.uk

Tuesday, 11th June – Mini Mixed Media Workshop @ The Willow Gallery. 10am to 1pm. Bookable through myself suzettesmart1@btinternet.com Tel 07966983868

8/9th & 15/16th June – BVA Open Studios. Find me in a pop up studio at The Willow Gallery, Oswestry.

21st May – Mixed Media Textiles @ Westhope College.   http://www.westhope.org.uk  Fully booked

18th May – Workshops for WI Wem @ Westhope College

8th May – Workshop for Shrewsbury Textile & Creative Stitch Fully booked

7th May – Talk for Shrewsbury Textile & Creative Stitch

4th May – Mixed Media Textile Gardens. Take inspiration from the garden and use mixed media, fabric collage and free machine embroidery to create a piece of work. The Willow Gallery, Oswestry. http://www.willowgalleryoswestry.org

30th April – Embroidered Box Workshop @ Westhope College.   http://www.westhope.org.uk

Saturday, 27th April – Come find me at The Willow Gallery, Oswestry for an informal chat and demonstration as part of The Painting With Words Exhibition 10am to 1pm

13th April – Workshop for Solihull Embroiderers’ Guild

26th March – Mixed Media Textiles Workshop @ Westhope College. Fully Booked

16th March – 11th May – Part of The Painting with Words Exhibition at The Willow Gallery, Oswestry.

16th March – Textile Book Workshop. Combine mixed media, fabric collage and free machine embroidery to create your pages. The Willow Gallery, Oswestry. http://www.willowgalleryoswestry.org  Fully Booked

26th February – Mixed Media Textiles Workshop @ Westhope College. Fully Booked

5th February – Talk for Solihull Embroiderers’ Guild

22nd January – Mixed Media Textiles Workshop @Westhope College. Fully Booked

A collection of works at The Old Courthouse, Grey Abbey, N.Ireland. http://www.theoldcourthousegreyabbey.com

2018 –

Saturday, 8th December – Embroidered Box Workshop @ The Willow Gallery

21st November – Talk for Frodsham Patchwork Group, Frodsham

17th/18th November – Heirloom Banners Workshop with batik artist, Jenny O’Leary @ The Willow Gallery

Tuesday, 13th November – Talk for Trinity Quilters, Sutton Coldfield

Tuesday, 30th October – Embroidered Box Workshop @ Westhope College, Craven Arms. Fully Booked

12th/13th/14th October – Residential weekend @ Waddow Hall, Clitheroe for South Cheshire Embroiderers’ Guild

Saturday, 15th September – Mixed Media Textiles Workshop @ The Willow Gallery, Oswestry

15th August – Artful Minds Taster Day, Market Drayton. A creativity and wellbeing event for Shropshire County Council

Bird Boxes

15th July Westhope College Exhibition and  Open Weekend

7th JulyEmbroidered Garden Birds Workshop @ The Willow Gallery, Oswestry

19th June – Workshop for Alsager Creative Stitchers @ Two Doors Studio

9/10th & 16/17th June – Open Studios 

16th May – Artful Minds at The Qube, Oswestry. Part of a Creativity & Wellbeing Event for Shropshire County Council.

25th April – Workshops for The Ow Bist Project with The Qube, Oswestry

21st April Mixed Media Textile Book Workshop @ The Willow Gallery, Oswestry

3rd March – 7th April – Work in the Painting With Words Exhibition at The Willow Gallery, Oswestry

Saturday, 17th March – Workshop for Staffordshire Branch of The Embroiderers’ Guild

14th March – Workshops for the Ow Bist Project with The Qube, Oswestry

3rd March – Stitched Bowls Workshop @ Castle Court Quilter, Whittington

21st February – Talk for Wombourne Quilters

27th January – Workshop for the Malpas Fabric Arts Group

22nd January – Talk for Malpas Fabric Arts Group

2017 –

12th/13th December – Workshops for The Ow Bist Arts & Health Project

2nd December to the end of January – Works in the Winter Curiosities Exhibition at Twenty Twenty Gallery, Much Wenlock

Saturday, 9th December – Embroidered Box Workshop @ The Willow Gallery, Oswestry

15th November – Talk for Hathaway Quilters, Stratford upon Avon

14th November – Workshop for Alsager Creative Stitchers at Two Doors Studio, Alsager

6th/7th November – Workshops for The Ow Bist Arts & Health Project

16th Sept to 5th Nov – Birds of Wales Exhibition @ Oriel Ynys Mon, Anglesey

Saturday, 28th October – Embroidered bird workshop @ Oriel Ynys Mon

Tuesday, 10th October – Workshop – Mixed media / Textile books. Inspiration will be taken from the Matisse : Drawing with Scissors Exhibition @ The Qube, Oswestry. (30th September – 29th October)

Saturday, 7th October – Workshop – Stitched Cups and Saucers @ The Willow Gallery, Oswestry

Saturday, 19th August – Workshop @ Castle Court Quilter, Whittington

July –  Wednesday, 5th July – mixed media Book Workshop @The Qube, Oswestry

4th July -Talk for Alsager Creative Stitchers

June – Project for the June issue of Workshop On The Web

Workshops for the Ow Bist Arts & Health Project

10th/11th & 17th/18th June – Open Studios

3rd June – 1st July – BVA Group Exhibition @ The Willow Gallery

May – Workshop for Dyffryn Clwyd Quilters, Ruthin

13th May – Workshop @ The Willow Gallery, Oswestry. Landscape with fabric collage and free machine embroidery.

May – Landscapes, prints and Stitched books @ The Willow Gallery, Oswestry

Saturday, 1st April – Stitched/mixed media book workshop @ Castle Court Quilter, Whittington

March – Ow Bist Arts & Health Project with The Qube, Oswestry

Saturday, 18th February – Workshop @ Castle Court Quilter, Whittington.

Talk for Staffordshire P & Q s

Archives

2016 –

5th November – 14th January – Bijoux @ The Willow Gallery, Oswestry

November – NWREN – MEEA Project Exit Event Colwyn Bay

September -Talk for Oswestry Embroiderers’ Guild

Borders and hedgerows. Workshop @ Castle Court Quilter, Whittington.

Stitched birds in Anne Kelly’s Gallery @ the Knitting & Stitching Shows

August – Story Birds Workshop @ Castle Court Quilter, Whittington.

July – Ow-Bist Arts and Health Project

June – BVA Open Studios

Group Exhibition @ The Willow Gallery, Oswestry

Story Birds Workshop @ The Qube, Oswestry (22nd June)

May – Talk for Ruthin Quilters & South Cheshire Embroiderers’ Guild

March/April – Flag of Flags Workshops for NWREN – MEEA Project

Workshop & Works on Show @ The Qube, Oswestry

2015 – Christmas Exhibition @ The Qube, Oswestry

Flag of Flags for NWREN – MEEA Project

BVA Open Studios

Group Exhibition @ The Willow Gallery, Oswestry

Group Exhibition @ The Gateway Gallery, Shrewsbury

2014 – Selection of work @ The Qube, Oswestry

Selected for The Qube Open, Oswestry

Workshop for Chelford Embroiderers’ Guild

Group Exhibition – Oswestry Embroiderers’ Guild, The Qube, Oswestry

Residential Weekend @ Plas Tan Y Bwlch, Porthmadog, for the North Wales Branch of The Embroiderers’ Guild

Winner of The Madeira Threads Machine Embroidery Category @ The NEC

2013 ~ Selected for Qube Open Art Exhibition

Workshop for Cheshire Embroiderers’ Guild

Embroideries and limited edition prints @ The Arc, Chester

Commission for The Adam De Brome Chapel, The University Church of St Mary The Virgin, High Street, Oxford

Talk and Workshop for Oswestry Branch of Embroiderers’ Guild

Talk @ North Wales Branch of Embroiderers’ Guild