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Art Antiques London

The Albert Memorial, Kensington Gardens, Kensington & Chelsea, SW7 2AP, London
www.haughton.com/international-fairs
Navigate Website>>> Art Antiques London >>> The Lecture Programme
Open Lectures & Talks'The Fair is complemented with a full lecture programme.' Usually held each year in June.
Also IndexedTop Ten Foundation
Historic CountyLondon - Central
Type of BodyFestival
Views 'Full' Record + MAP992
Visits to Website701

Association of Guilds of Weavers, Spinners and Dyers, The

www.wsd.org.uk
Navigate Website>>> The Guilds
Open Lectures & TalksDetails of over 100 Guilds affiliated to the Association, a number of which have their own websites and incorporate lectures and talks into their annual programmes.
Views 'Full' Record + MAP534
Visits to Website444

BADA Antiques & Fine Art Fair

The Duke of York Square, Chelsea, London, Kensington & Chelsea, SW3 4LY, London
www.bada-antiques-fair.co.uk
Open Lectures & Talks'The BADA Fair has become renown for its special events. Talks are given by well-known contributors to leading art publications, interior designers, historians and experts in art and antiques. Fashion shows have been hosted, tutored wine-tasting given and guided tours of the Fair lead by our distinguished exhibitors.' Usually held each year in March.
Historic CountyLondon - Central
Type of BodyFestival
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1461
Visits to Website1463

Bradford Textile Society

The Bradford Club, Piece Hall Yard, Bradford, BD1 1PJ, Yorkshire and the Humber
www.bradfordtextilesociety.org.uk
Navigate Website>>> Events
Open Lectures & Talks'Monthly programme of meetings from October to April provides an opportunity for everyone with an interest in textiles to meet and discuss a range of textile-related topics with an invited speaker.'
Historic CountyYorkshire West Riding
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP663
Visits to Website538

British Button Society, The

www.britishbuttonsociety.org
Open Lectures & TalksHold occasional national meetings, as well as sponsoring a number of Branches throughout the UK, each of which can organize their own talks. Non-members are welcome at all of the Society's meetings.
Views 'Full' Record + MAP919
Visits to Website470

British Society of Master Glass Painters, The

The Art Workers Guild, 6 Queen Square, Camden, WC1N 3AT, London
www.bsmgp.org.uk/Events/Lectures.htm
Open Lectures & Talks'The British Society of Master Glass Painters is fortunate to attract many eminent speakers on stained and architectural glass from amongst its UK and international membership and beyond. Subjects range from modern to mediaeval, brought to life by the enthusiasm and expertise of historians, conservators and contemporary practitioners ... Membership is available to all those with an interest in stained glass including ... amateur craftspeople and those with a general interest of stained glass.'
Historic CountyLondon - Central
Views 'Full' Record + MAP711
Visits to Website577

Broadfield House Glass Museum

Compton Drive, Kingswinford, Dudley, DY6 9NS, West Midlands
www.friendsofbroadfieldhouse.co.uk
Navigate Website>>> Diary Dates
Open Lectures & TalksEvents organized by the Friends of Broadfield House Glass Museum as part of their Facets Programme, including 'an annual series of lectures on glass topics by guest speakers, visits to glass factories and studios, talks on major exhibitions at the Museum, providing refreshment facilities at events, and a Christmas party'.
Also IndexedDudley Metropolitan Borough Council
Historic CountyStaffordshire
Type of BodyMuseum & Gallery
Views 'Full' Record + MAP691
Visits to Website805

Buckinghamshire Guild of Spinners, Weavers and Dyers

The Barn Hall, Chiltern Avenue, Amersham, Chiltern, HP6 5AH, South East
www.bucksvoice.net/spinnersweaversanddyers/
Open Lectures & Talks'Exists to support those interested in spinning, weaving and dyeing. The Guild meets on the first Saturday of each month in Amersham. The Guild invites speakers from all aspects of crafts, and also arranges workshops, demonstrations and "doing" days. Visitors are welcome.'
Historic CountyBuckinghamshire
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP695
Visits to Website415

Costume and Textile Society of Wales, The

St Fagans: National History Museum, Cardiff, CF5 6XB, Wales
www.costumeandtextilesocietyofwales.org.uk
Open Lectures & TalksOccasional talks.
Historic CountyGlamorgan
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1292
Visits to Website576

Devon Guild of Craftsmen

Riverside Mill, Bovey Tracey, Teignbridge, TQ13 9AF, South West
www.crafts.org.uk/events.aspx
Open Lectures & TalksOccasional talks.
Historic CountyDevon
Type of BodyArts Centre
Views 'Full' Record + MAP691
Visits to Website706

East Yorkshire Embroidery Society

Darby and Joan Hall, Finkle Street, Cottingham, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU16 4AU, Yorkshire and the Humber
www.eyes-embroidery.co.uk
Navigate Website>>> Programme
Open Lectures & Talks'The society started in 1982 when a group of women wanted to continue to meet and share their interest in embroidery after forming a friendship during their City and Guilds embroidery course. They also wanted to introduce others to the many delights of embroidery. The society has developed its interests since that time, and now encompasses all forms of textile art, both modern and traditional. To keep abreast of new techniques we invite well known and progressive artists to speak to the group each month.'
Historic CountyYorkshire East Riding
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1741
Visits to Website724

Edinburgh Printmakers

23 Union Street, City of Edinburgh, EH1 3LR, Scotland
www.edinburghprintmakers.co.uk/whats-on/
Navigate Website>>> Talks, Lectures and Events
Open Lectures & Talks'We love printmaking and know you will too, you don’t have to be an artist to get involved, so join us, there’s lots for visitors in our programme, you can come and see our latest exhibition or take a course in printmaking, you can come to an art lecture or artist talk or simply visit our gallery shop for an unparalleled choice of original fine art prints and artist multiples.'
Historic CountyMidlothian
Views 'Full' Record + MAP647
Visits to Website542

Fan Museum, The

12 Crooms Hill, Greenwich, SE10 8ER, London
www.thefanmuseum.org.uk
Open Lectures & Talks'In Celebration!, a series of events specially devised to allow audiences to meet distinguished personalities from the worlds of arts & entertainment and to enjoy informed conversations & performances within one of London’s most historic and beautiful buildings. All guests will also enjoy light refreshments and gain VIP entry to private showings of the museum’s latest exhibition on the evening of each event.'
Historic CountyLondon - Outer
Type of BodyMuseum & Gallery
Views 'Full' Record + MAP774
Visits to Website762

Farnham Public Art Trust

United Reformed Church, South Street, Farnham, Waverley, GU9 7RP, South East
www.farnhampublicarttrust.co.uk
Navigate Website>>> Lectures
Open Lectures & Talks'The trust initiates its own art and craft projects as well as supporting and facilitating others. To cover administrative costs it organises a programme of lectures from September to May each year, on a variety of subjects relating to the arts and architecture.'
Historic CountySurrey
Type of BodyTrust & Foundation
Views 'Full' Record + MAP734
Visits to Website469

Fashion Museum

Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution, 16 Queen Square, Bath, Bath & North East Somerset, BA1 2HN, South West
www.museumofcostume.co.uk
Navigate Website>>> What's On >>> Events >>> Talks and Tours
Open Lectures & TalksMonthly lectures on 'Sport and Fashion', Wednesday afternoon at 2 pm.
Also IndexedSport and Fashion | The Assembly Rooms
Historic CountySomerset
Type of BodyMuseum & Gallery
Views 'Full' Record + MAP595
Visits to Website416

French Porcelain Society, The

101 New Bond Street, Westminster, W1S 1SR, London
www.thefrenchporcelainsociety.com
Open Lectures & Talks'The society was established in 1984 by a group of collectors, museum curators, dealers, auction specialists and enthusiasts with the purpose of furthering the study and appreciation of French porcelain of all periods. We fulfil these aims with an active programme of lectures, symposia and visits to collections in England and abroad. We produce a scholarly journal and regular newsletters. The society is open to all.'
Historic CountyLondon - Central
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1240
Visits to Website708

Geffrye, The

Kingsland Road, Tower Hamlets, E2 8EA, London
www.geffrye-museum.org.uk/whatson/events/
Navigate Website>>> Adults
Open Lectures & TalksOccasional talks and related events.
Historic CountyLondon - Outer
Type of BodyMuseum & Gallery
Views 'Full' Record + MAP891
Visits to Website716

London Ceramic Circle at Morley College

Morley College, 61 Westminster Bridge Road, Southwark, SE1 7HT, London
www.londonceramiccircle.com
Navigate Website>>> Meetings and News
Open Lectures & Talks'Lectures are held at 7 pm on Friday evenings ... Before lectures, members and the evening's Speaker gather in the College Canteen for coffee and to chat about pots, and share their experiences. Whether you are just starting out, or are experienced in Ceramics, you will be made very welcome!'
Historic CountyLondon - Outer
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP912
Visits to Website438

Molesey and District Antiques Society

Vera Fletcher Hall, 4 Embercourt Road, Thames Ditton, Elmbridge, KT7 0LQ, South East
www.moleseyantiques.org.uk
Navigate Website>>> Events Calendar
Open Lectures & Talks'Meetings are held on the first Tuesday of the month (except January which is on the second Tuesday) at 8 pm (doors open at 7.30 for refreshments).'
Historic CountySurrey
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP768
Visits to Website485

Monnow Valley Arts Centre

Walterstone, County of Herefordshire, HR2 0DY, West Midlands
www.monnowvalleyarts.org/courses.html
Open Lectures & TalksMonnow Valley Academy 'Once a month during the season, we will hold an evening event where you can meet like minded people interested in cultural matters over a glass of wine and participate in a stimulating discussion.'
Historic CountyHerefordshire
Type of BodyArts Centre
Views 'Full' Record + MAP812
Visits to Website641

Montpellier Quilters

The Reddings Community Centre. North Road West, The Reddings, Cheltenham, GL51 6RF, South West
montpellierquilters.weebly.com
Navigate Website>>> Events
Open Lectures & Talks'We usually meet on the first and third Thursday of the month ... at 7.30 pm; new members are always welcome.'
Historic CountyGloucestershire
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1092
Visits to Website472

North London Lettering Association

Cufos Community Centre, The Avenue, Haringey, N10 2QE, London
www.northlondonlettering.co.uk
Open Lectures & Talks'We meet once a month ... Our meetings include talks, often illustrated, given by prominent professional calligraphers and letterers, covering a variety of crafts such as bookbinding, glass engraving and stone carving.'
Historic CountyLondon - Outer
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1475
Visits to Website562

Northern Ceramic Society

www.northernceramicsociety.org
Navigate Website>>> Events >>> Monthly Meetings
Open Lectures & Talks'The NCS holds monthly meetings, usually – but not always – on the last Saturday of the month. We always have two lectures – one at 11.30 am and the other at 2.00 pm. Meetings are held in September, October and November and then we take a break for December and January (although those suffering from withdrawal symptoms can come to the Winter Weekend on the last weekend in January!) We resume in February to May. In the afternoon of the May meeting we hold our AGM, which is always followed by a Pot Session where members bring various ceramics for discussion. This is always a very interesting session. In June we have a Summer Visit to a museum, house or private collection.'
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP840
Visits to Website442

Northern Ireland Embroidery Guild

The Parochial Hall, Cultra, Holywood, North Down, BT18 0EU, Northern Ireland
www.nieg.org.uk
Navigate Website>>> Programme
Open Lectures & TalksWinter monthly talks, Saturdays: 'Coffee is served from 10.30 and the talk is from 11.00 - 12.00.'
Historic CountyCounty Down
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP976
Visits to Website547

Northern Society of Costume & Textiles, The

www.nsct.org.uk
Navigate Website>>> Next Meetings
Open Lectures & TalksProgramme of lectures across the area covered by the Society: 'Any non-member attending a meeting, who subsequently joins the Society at that meeting, will be refunded the difference between the Members Meeting Fee and the Guest Meeting Fee for that meeting.'
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP621
Visits to Website392

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