Crafts

About Us

Not for profit organisation for anyone to embroider, stitch, sew, create with yarn and fibre, and have fun making things.

Each Week:

We meet every Monday morning and evening. The morning sessions go from 9.30 a.m. – 12.30 p.m. The evening sessions go from 6.00 – 9.00 p.m. Members bring along their current work, stitch and chat.

If you think you might like to join the Guild, come along to one of our meetings to see if it’s what you’re looking for – this is free and with no obligation to join the Guild.

Each Month:

Young Stitchers. Second Sunday of the month from 1.00 – 4.00 p.m. See our calendar What’s on at a glance and Young Stitchers for more information about this group

Creative Group. First Saturday of the month, 10.00 –12.00 a.m. See our calendar What’s on at a glance

This energetic, enthusiastic group loves to experiment with new techniques in stitch, sewing, card making, dyeing and anything fibre. Design your own work, slash, rip, do subversive or freestyle stitching, burn, embellish, splash colour and have masses of fun manipulating thread, fabric and fibre.

Paper Arts Group. First Saturday of the month, 12.00 a.m. – 2.30 p.m. See our calendar What’s on at a glance

A dynamic group of enthusiastic and friendly people which loves to experiment with and learn about working with paper. If you love stitching on, creating, playing and working with paper and want to explore and learn new techniques then this Group is for you.

Hardanger Group. Second Saturday of the month, 1.00 – 4.00 p.m. See our calendar What’s on at a glance

This lively, dedicated group just love doing Hardanger and pulled thread embroidery. If you’re interested in this Norwegian style of embroidery come along and join in the fun and banter.

 

Quick Facts About The Region

Embroiderers Guild ACT Inc is located in the suburbs of Canberra Central and Hackett, the council of Canberra and the federal electorate of Fenner.