Hope you can join us to day, to learn new crafts, maybe listen to some talks and buy some cakes. Free entry, open to all. Drop in any time between 11-4pm.
Ground Floor Exhibition Hall 10 – 4
Hand Made Tales Exhibition
First Floor- Café space & Mezzanine 11- 4
Surrey Federation -Lacemaking, tatting, goldwork embroidery and rag rugging
Suffolk East Federation – Patchwork, knitting and button necklaces
Barking & Dagenham – Needle felting
Shoreditch Sisters WI – Creation Station -Patchwork
Knit 1 Pass it on- for children & families
Refreshments: East End WI are organising the refreshments for this event
Seminar room (Centre of exhibition hall) 12.30-1.30 & 3- 4pm
Anne Stamper, WI Honorary Archivist -Crafts in the WI- a Historical Perspective
Pat Lumsdale, National Crafts Adviser -WI & Crafts Today
Reading Room visits – 11.30am, 1.30pm, and 3.00pm Meet in the foyer
Visit The Women’s Library Reading Room (normally closed to the public on Saturdays) and get the chance to look at material from the NFWI archives
The patches we make are going to be sewn into a quilt and displayed at a future exhibition with Forward http://www.forwarduk.org.uk/key-issues/fgm.