Talk - Anthea Godfrey - How the Embroiderers' Guild helps preserve and champion the art and craft of embroidery


Hand & Lock

SKU: 128726

Date: Saturday 6th November 2021

Time:  11.30pm-12.30pm

Location: Oxo Tower Wharf, Barge House St, South Bank, London SE1 9PH

Anthea Godfrey, the Artistic Director of the Embroiderers' Guild, celebrates recent achievements and outlines plans for the future in terms of its Collection, courses, membership and activities.

This talk will allow you access to the exhibition on the date of the talk, however will only allow a one time entry. 

Anthea Godfrey is the current Artistic Director of the Embroiderer’s Guild and a highly experienced embroiderer and educator. Previous positions have included Principal Lecturer at the London College of Fashion, and Principal of The International School of Creative Arts, London. As a lecturer, she has been invited to speak in France, Germany, Denmark, Australia, Finland, New Zealand, Japan and Kenya. She also has been an examiner for ‘O’ and ‘A’ level, City and Guilds Creative Studies, Diploma in Foundation studies and B.A. Hons Embroidery.

The event is open from Wednesday 3rd Nov - Sunday 7th November

11am-6pm daily

(Thurs closed from 5pm)

Bargehouse is partially accessible. The venue has two disabled toilets and a STANNAH stair-lift which provides access for wheelchair users to the first and second floors only. The stair-lift is for standard manual wheelchairs and cannot be used with motorised chairs or scooters.

Talks will be held on the third floor with no disabled access.

For more information please visit Access Able: