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Meetings

The Toronto Guild of Stitchery meets at

Blythwood Road Baptist Church
80 Blythwood Road
Toronto, ON
M4N 1A6

which is about half way between Eglinton Ave and Lawrence Ave, just east of Yonge St.

The Guild meets on the first and third Thursdays of the month, from September to June. If the first Thursday in September is before Labour Day, or the first Thursday in January is New Year’s Day, then the normal monthly meeting will be on the second Thursday instead.

The first meeting of the month includes a business meeting and a program. The second meeting of the month is a stitching day, where members bring their work and stitch together.

The day meeting begins at 10:00 am. The evening meeting begins at 7:00 pm.

There is parking behind the church. Please do not park on the road.

 

Calendar 2020–2021

Please note: all meetings of the Toronto Guild of Stitchery are on Zoom until physical distancing restrictions are lifted.

Date Day Program Evening Program
September 3 Travelling guilder video: Kimat Designs
Challenge: stitch on something unusual
See Day Program
  17 FIFI (Find it, finish it)
including show and share
Alternate
incuding show and share
October 1 Judy Eckhardt
Crazy Quilting stitches
Challenge: create a crazy quilt square
Travelling guilder video: Gitta's
See Day Program
15 FIFI (Find it, finish it)
including show and share
Alternate
including show and share
November 5 Pat Bowley
Mindful stitching and women's embroidered
handwork in Japan, India and Ontario
Challenge: Kantha circles, running stitch
See Day Program
19 FIFI (Find it, finish it)
including show and share
Alternate
including show and share
December 3 Rosemary Oliver
Environmental issues in fibre art
Challenge: Monarch butterfly
See Day Program
17 FIFI (Find it, finish it)
including show and share
Alternate
including show and share
January 7 Pat Armour
stitching photos
See Day Program
21 FIFI (Find it, finish it)
including show and share
Alternate
including show and share
February 4 Kim Mather, Kimat Designs
needles
See Day Program
18 FIFI (Find it, finish it)
including show and share
Alternate
including show and share
March 4 Alma Laidlaw, Sew Fancy
the new Sashiko
See Day Program
18 FIFI (Find it, finish it)
including show and share
Alternate
including show and share
April 1 Lisa Carlin
adventures in beading
See Day Program
15 FIFI (Find it, finish it)
including show and share
Alternate
including show and share
May 6 Diane Scott
My Favourite Things
See Day Program
20 FIFI (Find it, finish it)
including show and share
Alternate
including show and share
June 3 Annual General Meeting Annual General Meeting
17 FIFI (Find it, finish it)
including show and share
Alternate
including show and share