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Photos: Bermuda Guild Of Stitchery Show

Photos: Bermuda Guild Of Stitchery Show

The Bermuda Guild of Stitchery held a show at the First Baptist Church Hall in Devonshire on Saturday [Oct 29], showcasing the work produced by the group. The Guild’s mission is to “encourage and promote the practice and knowledge of the art of embroidery in all its forms, and to develop a fellowship of persons interested in needle arts in Bermuda.” They... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Stitchery Guild Celebrate 20 Years

Photos/Video: Stitchery Guild Celebrate 20 Years

The Bermuda Guild of Stitchery is celebrating its 20th year, with presidents past and current praising the organization at a showcase highlighting the work produced by the group at the First Baptist Church Hall in Devonshire.The Guild’s mission is to “encourage and promote the practice and knowledge of the art of embroidery in all its... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Fundraising Needlework Show

Photos/Video: Fundraising Needlework Show

The Bermuda Guild of Stitchery hosted a fundraising needlework show on Saturday [Oct 6] at the First Baptist Church Hall on Middle Road in Devonshire. There was a $5 admission fee, and needlework and handmade goods were on sale with all proceeds going to support PALS. Bermuda Guild Of Stitchery President Shina Lyons explains about the event:Ms Lyons... Read more of this article

Guild of Stitchery To Host Fundraising Show

Guild of Stitchery To Host Fundraising Show

The Bermuda Guild of Stitchery will be hosting a fundraising needlework show on Saturday [Oct 6] at the First Baptist Church Hall, Middle Road Devonshire.The event starts at 10:00am and runs until 3:00pm with a show of needlework and sale of handmade goods. Admission is $5 and includes light refreshments with children 5 and under admitted free. Proceeds... Read more of this article

Bermuda-Raised Embroidery Queen Dies

Bermuda-Raised Embroidery Queen Dies

Erica Wilson, the needlework instructor who spent the early years of her life in Bermuda and went on to become known as the Julia Child of embroidery, has died in New York at the age of 83. Ms Wilson’s 1962 book “Crewel Embroidery” is credited with reviving the craft and launching a publishing category, transforming her into “America’s... Read more of this article