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Past Visits

Lucienne Day - A Sense of Growth

Part of the nationwide Lucienne Day centenary celebrations

Sat 29th April 2017
2.00 pm

The Whitworth Art Gallery & Museum
Oxford Road
Manchester M15 6ER

Lucienne Day - A Sense of Growth

Stitch of a Symbol

Insights into the textile journeys of Sheila Paine

Tue 17th January 2017

The Pitt Rivers Museum
South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3PP

Stitch of a Symbol

Three day Visit to Glasgow and Paisley

26 May - 28 May 2016

Hotel to be arranged.

Three day Visit to Glasgow and Paisley

Sarah Campbell Studio

Sat 16th May 2015

Sarah Campbell's Studio
Gipsy Hill, London

Sarah Campbell Studio

Sarah Campbell Studio

Mon 11th May 2015
1.30 - 4.30

Sarah Campbell's Studio
Gipsy Hill, London

Sarah Campbell Studio

The Eye of the Needle: English Embroideries

Guided tour

Thu 7th August 2014
11.30 - 12.15

Ashmolean Museum
Beaumont St, Oxford OX1 2PH

The beautifullest place on earth…

Wed 19th February 2014
11.30

The Red House
Red House Lane, Bexley Heath, DA6 8 JF

The beautifullest place on earth…

Folded Beauty and Jacobean Portraits

Fri 1st February 2013
1.30pm

The Holbourne Museum
Gt Pulteney St, Bath BA2 4DB

Folded Beauty and Jacobean Portraits

Spirella Company - Corset Makers & Corsetieres

Sat 12th January 2013
10.30 am - 3pm

First Garden City Heritage Museum
296 Norton Way South, Letchworth Garden City, SG6 1SU

Spirella Company - Corset Makers & Corsetieres

A joint event with the Costume Society, to view the Exhibition on the American company that came to Letchworth in 1910 and revolutionised corset making.

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www.gardencitymuseum.org/

events@textilesociety.org.uk

Tel: 0207 923 0331

Tabitha Moses studio and exhibition

Thu 16th August 2012
11am

Bridewell Studios and Gallery and Victoria Gallery and Museum, Liverpool

Tabitha Moses studio and exhibition

Visit to Kelmscott House & printer Emery Walker’s home

Fri 13th July 2012
10.45am - 3.15pm

Kelmscott House
26 Upper Mall, London W6 9TA

Visit to Kelmscott House & printer Emery Walker’s home

William Morris: Story, Memory & Myth

Mon 23rd January 2012
2.30-4.30pm

Two Temple Place Gallery
2 Temple Place, WC2R 3BD

William Morris: Story, Memory & Myth

Thu 19th January 2012
11.30am

Birmingham Museum
Chamberlain Sq, B3 3DH

Lost in Lace – Concealed and Revealed

Captain Coram and Mr Handel

Sat 7th January 2012
11am & 2pm

The foundling Museum
40 Brunswick Sq,
London WC1N 1AZ

Captain Coram and Mr Handel

Waddesdon Manor visit

Sat 1st October 2011

Waddesden Manor
Near Aylesbury, Bucks HP18 OJH

Waddesdon Manor visit

The Renaissance-style chateau was built by Baron Ferdinand de Rothschild to display his outstanding collection of art treasures and to entertain the fashionable world. This visit combines a tour with curator Rachel Boak, and a chance to view reserve collections.
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www.waddesdonmanor@nationaltrust.org.uk

events@textilesociety.org.uk

Hatley Prints

Fri 19th August 2011
11am-12 noon

Hatley Prints
29 Shand Street, London SE1 2ES

Hatley Prints

Visit to Dennis Sever's House

Mon 21st February 2011
12 noon - 12.45

Dennis Severs House
18 Folgate Street, Spitalfields, London E1 6B

Visit to Dennis Sever's House

The Dennis Severs house offers a unique experience, described as 'a still lide drama' and set in the former home of a family of Huguenot silk weavers named Jarvis.
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www.denissevershouse.co.uk

Spitalfields Silks at Museum of London

Mon 21st February 2011
3.00 - 4.30pm

Museum of London,
Barbican, London

Spitalfields Silks at Museum of London

A look behind the scenes atthe museum's reserve collections of Spitalfields handloom woven silks from the C18th. With Beatrice Behlan, senior curator.
Visit can be combined with visit to Dennis Sever's House in the morning.
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www.museumoflondon.org.uk

events@textilsocietyorg.uk

Horrocks Fashion

Cotton Ready to Wear 1946-1960

Sat 25th September 2010
2pm

Fashion Textile Museum
London SE1

Horrocks Fashion

Tour of the exhibition and a talk from Chris Boydell, the author of a new publication, which accompanies the exhibition.
Review available here
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louannecollins@hotmail.com

Visit to Leighton House

Textiles and Wallpapers at Leighton House Museum

Sat 19th June 2010
3pm-4pm

Leighton House
South Kensington
London

Visit to Leighton House

Rozanne Hawksley talk

Lecture by the artist

Sun 31st May 2009
12 noon

Ruthin Crafts Centre
Park Road, Ruthin,
Denbighshire, LL15 1BB

Rozanne Hawksley talk

Visit to Temple Newsam House

Fri 27th March 2009

Temple Newsam
Leeds
LS15 0AD

Visit to Temple Newsam House

Magnificence of the Tsars

A tour of the exhibition with Lesley Millar

Wed 21st January 2009
13.15

V&A Museum, South Kensington, London

Magnificence of the Tsars

Visit to the Damask Exhibition

Sun 13th April 2008

Temple Newsam House
Leeds

Visit to the Damask Exhibition