The Island of Khyshu and Return: Art Exhibition

An exhibition by the artist Helen Brown. Featuring work from her time on the the Island of Khyshu in Japan. The work shall be a mixture of collagraph monotype prints and ink paintings on handmade Japanese Paper. We will be going as a group on Friday 25th May at 6:30pm or Saturday 26th May at 11am.

Handmade in Hammersmith Embroidery Workshop with Sally Roberson

Monday 11 June 2018, 10.00 – 16.00

Venue: The William Morris Society, 26 Upper Mall, London W6 9TA

Cost: £60 (WMS members), £70 (non-members)

Have you always wanted to learn to embroider? Or would you like to brush up your skills? Expert tutor Sally Roberson (Certificate in Technical Hand Embroidery, Royal School of Needlework) will introduce you to a variety of needlework stitches in the art needlework style pioneered by William Morris and his family and you will choose a design and begin to work it.  At the end of the session there will be guidance on mounting and framing your work.

The workshop is suitable for both beginners and for those who have already tried cross-stitch and needlepoint.  All materials are provided but please bring a pair of small, sharp scissors.

Book here

William Morris Society
Kelmscott House
26 Upper Mall
London W6 9TA

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Practical Woman

“I volunteer for Practical Woman, a social enterprise based in Islington aimed at giving women the opportunity to learn practical skills in a supportive environment.

Our first set of workshops teaching women practical DIY, plumbing, CV skills and more are running in January 2018 and booking is now available. More details are available on our website –

I wondered if this might be of interest to your members?”