Demonstration 4 March 2014

For our March meeting we were delighted to welcome back Julie Cook from Scarborough who entertained us with a demonstration intriguingly called “Indigo and Oranges”. The theme for the evening was taken from Julie’s time a few years ago when she was a VSOE volunteer in Nigeria.

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A spiral design complementing the spiral material, coloured with real indigo dye

 

 

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Julie working on her third design, “The Village Chief’s Gift”

 

 

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The fourth design with the cattle herder’s blanket

 

 

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Working on the fifth, spiral designImage

The sixth and final design, a floral tapestry.Image

Julie Cook.

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4 February meeting

The meeting in February was a PowerPoint presentation by our own member Tony Cleaver who entertained us with an illustrated talk entitled “A Taste of Summer” featuring a selection of open gardens in Córdoba, Amsterdam and the Loire Valley.

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