Simply Red

Simply Red

From Friday the 22nd June through to Sunday the 5th August two exhibitions will be running at the same time in the visitor centre.

The first is put on by the Portsmouth and District Branch of the Embroiderers’ Guild which is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year.To mark this occasion they are staging an exhibition of members work entitled ‘Simply Red’. The pieces display a range of techniques including hand and machine embroidery, gold work, applique and beadwork. For more information about the group their web-site can be found at  http://branches.embroiderersguild.com/branchdetails.php?id=HAMP25

 

The second exhibition which evokes the ‘Spirit of the Olympics’ has been put together by a group of seven Hampshire based artists called

Interwoven

Interwoven

Interwoven. The diverse artwork on display ranges from Elizabethan inspired yarn to ‘bomb work’, covering a multitude of disciplines including felting, knitting and glass making. 

The two exhibitions can be found in the visitor centre cafe and theatre, and additionally there are pieces located in key places both in and out of the buildings designed to both surprise and inspire our visitors.

Many of the works of art are for sale with a range of prices to suit all budgets.

All the forthcoming exhibitions are detailed in the Park Pages and can be found on the Park’s web-site at www.hants.gov.uk/qecp  

 

Textile cycle

Textile cycle

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