Workshops & Programs

EHS monthly meetings offer an informational, inspirational speaker who talks about one of many aspects of textile crafts.

Regular, intensive workshops — often two or three days — provide an opportunity to learn a new textile skill in the company of fellow makers and under the instruction of guest experts.

Even during the pandemic, we persevere, offering ZOOM meetings with presentations and ZOOM workshops.




September Meeting: Robyn Spady, Couture Passementerie

Online / Zoom Meeting

From Chanel to Ralph Lauren, passementerie has been a way to elevate a garment from something ordinary to something extraordinary. Passementerie encompasses a multitude of techniques used to create embellishments.  […]

October Meeting: Janet Phillips, Designing Woven Cloth

Online / Zoom Meeting

As a teenager, Janet Phillips toured a mill in Galashiels with her family.  She soon after started a four year course in industrial textile design, working with  a 24-shaft Dobby […]