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The Embroiderers' Guild


THE HOME OF STITCH & TEXTILE ART

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The Embroiderers' Guild exists to build awareness of stitch and textile art. We educate, encourage, inspire and promote the achievement of excellence.

Membership

Embroiderers' Guild membership is open to all. Explore our Membership section to learn about the many exciting benefits of Guild membership, with information on how to join us...

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The Collection

The Embroiderers' Guild Collection is an exciting record of embroidery from the 16th century onwards and is worldwide in its content from Britain through Europe to Asia and beyond. Ranging in date from Coptic times to the present day and gathered from around the world, these embroideries give insight into how embroidery has been made and used in the past and present cultures around the globe...

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'Blue Bird' by Elizabeth Grace Thompson © Angela Thompson

Education

The Guild supports students and teachers. Explore our Education section to learn about our Graduate Selection Programme in conjunction with Twisted Thread to find leading-edge graduates and how you can apply to become a Guild scholar. We also encourage teaching excellence through The Beryl Dean Award, click below to learn more...

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© Jessica Grady

Embroiderers' Guild Courses

We have recently launched our brand new suite of 'Inspired to Create' courses, a combination of hand and embroidery courses developed to enhance the designer within you. Work at your own pace and develop your individuality using design development and textile responses...

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Explore our online events for 2021

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The Embroiderers' Guild presents: THREAD TALKS

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