The 62 Group of Textile Artists

The 62 Group is an artist led organisation

We aim to incorporate and challenge the boundaries of textile practice through an ambitious and innovative annual programme of exhibitions.

Membership

2020 Membership Applications

Now Open

The 62 Group of  Textile Artists

are now accepting applications for membership.

Exhibitions

Catalogue

NOW AVAILABLE!

Conversations

People, Places, Materials, Objects

St Barbe Museum & Art Gallery
New Street, Lymington, Hampshire SO41 9BH

27 March – 26 April 2020

Education 2020

Handstitch Workshop

with Jane Mckeating

St Barbe Museum

April 5th | 10 am – 4 pm

Common Ground Workshop

with Vanessa Rolf

St Barbe Museum

April 9th | 10 am – 4 pm

Tapestry Weaving Workshop

with Caron Penney

St Barbe Museum

April 17 | 10 am – 4 pm

Silk Organza Workshop

with Emily Jo Gibbs

St Barbe Museum

April 20th | 10 am – 4 pm

Jane McKeating

Re Use/Reinvent

Jane McKeating

Re Use/Reinvent

Jane McKeating

Re Use/Reinvent

Jane McKeating

Re Use/Reinvent

Jane McKeating

Re Use/Reinvent

Talks and Lectures 2020

The Skill of Narrative & Stitched Textiles

Fashion and Textile Museum

Thursday 19 March 2020 | 6pm–8pm

Thursday 19 March 2020
6pm–8pm

The 62 Group of Textile Artists presents The Skill of Narrative & Stitched Textiles, the third talk in their popular annual lecture series at the Fashion and Textile Museum. This lecture will introduce 62 Group members Emily Jo Gibbs and Richard McVetis and their respective projects The Value of Making and The Potential of Stitch.

New Members 2019

Gerri Spilka

Nigel Cheney

Helen Yardley

Caron Penney

Jennifer Smith-Windsor

Willemein De-Villiers

Sally Spinks

Willemein De-Villiers

Teresa Whitfield

Willemein De-Villiers

Gerri Spilka

Nigel Cheney

Helen Yardley

Caron Penney

Jennifer Smith-Windsor

Willemein De-Villiers

Sally Spinks

Willemein De-Villiers

Teresa Whitfield

Willemein De-Villiers

About Us

About Us

In 1962, several young embroidery graduates formed a pressure group which became known as the 62 Group of Textile Artists. Since its establishment, some of the most highly regarded British textile artists have been members. The membership is now international and is achieved through selection.

Joining Us

Membership is open to those of any age, gender or nationality working in any textile media worldwide and applications for new members are considered annually. If you are interested in joining the 62 Group you can learn about the application procedure for membership on our designated page.

Joining Us

Membership is open to those of any age, gender or nationality working in any textile media worldwide and applications for new members are considered annually. If you are interested in joining the 62 Group you can learn about the application procedure for membership on our designated page.