Friday 14 July 2023

Willow gallery July events

Dear Blogger,

Message from Tereska Williams, Willow Gallery, Oswestry

Newsletter Update
July 2023

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Check out locally-made crafts
Café open throughout the day
Also Saturday 15 July…

 Contemporary Fine Art Textiles Exhibition

Meet the Artists, 11am-2pm
Catherine Hill and Vivienne Beaumont talk about their work
More artist events coming up this month…
14 July, 10am-12.30pm                 
Meet the Artist: Lisa Baraona

Demonstration in the gallery
21 July, 11am-2pm
Meet the Artist: Jane Mercer
Demonstration in the gallery
Felt artist Jane will show the wet felting process

22 July
, 10.30am-2pm
Meet the Artist: Suzette Smart
Demonstration in the gallery; share the stories behind Suzette's beautiful embroidered surfaces

22 July, 12 noon-3pm
Meet the Artist: Marian Jazmik
Q&A with Marian, whose rich and complex style is heavily inspired by her macro-photography of the natural environment

29 & 30 July, 10am-4pm each day
Weekend workshop: Textile Book with Garden Bird with Suzette Smart
Booking required: £130 for two-day workshop
Coming up in August…
5 August, 10.30am-2pm
Meet the Artist: Demonstrations & Q&A with master embroiderer Alison Holt

8-10 August
Three-day course: Machine Embroidery with Alison Holt in her Oswestry studio (now fully booked)

8 August, 4pm
Alison's students visit Willow Gallery for exclusive exhibition tour

10 August, 10.30am-2.30pm
Meet the Artist: Mixed media and textile artist Carys Roberts talks about her work

12 August, 11.30am-2.30pm
Meet the Artists: Talk and demonstrations with
Silvie Millen and Rachel Davies

15 August, 10am-12 noon
Meet the Artist: Painter and textile artist Sylvia Paul talks about her work

19 August, 10.30am-12.30pm
Meet the Artist: Paper and textile artist Eleanor Burkett talks about her work and demonstrates some of her processes

19 August, 2-4pm
Meet the Artist: Mindful Stitching session with hand embroiderer Chris Cooper – All welcome
For our more distant subscribers and those unable to visit us in person, click on Reynard, RIGHT, to view our Stitch by Stitch online gallery

Hand and machine embroidery on digitally-printed cotton
Tel: 01691 657575
Facebook: Willow
Address: 56 Willow Street, Oswestry, Shropshire SY11 1AD

Gallery & café open: Tues-Sat 10am-4pm
Closed: Sundays/Mondays/Bank Holidays
Editor: Hilary Moorcroft
July 2023

ALISON HOLT  Summer Breeze  Machine embroidery on hand-painted silk