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Autumn Programme for September-December 2011

Thursday, September 8th at 12pm

Visit to Parham Park, near Pulborough, West Sussex

See separate flyer.

Thursday October 13th at 7pm

Arash Karamzadeh will lecture on “The History of Persian Rug Design”

Arash is director of the Pars Rug Gallery and will bring rugs to show us.

Wednesday November 9th at 11am

Tour of The HandWeavers Studio and Gallery

See separate flyer.

Wednesday December 7th at 7pm

Philippa Watkins will give a presentation on the “Revival of Ikat Weaving in Uzbekistan”

Philippa is Senior Tutor, Woven Textiles in the School of Fashion & Textiles, Royal College of Art, London. She is also a Textile Designer and Writer.

The Society meets at Swedenborg Hall, 20/21 Bloomsbury Way, London, WC1A 2TH. Entrance round the corner in Barter Street. Doors open from 6pm. Swedenborg Hall is four minutes walk from Holborn Underground, and six minutes walk from Tottenham Court Road Underground. Free parking in Barter Street or Bedford Place after 6:30pm.

Drinks and snacks are served, and we have a T-loop induction coil for hearing-aid users.

For Information and Membership contact Penny Berkut, 12 Mayfield Avenue, Southgate, London N14 6DU. Tel: 020 8886 3910

Non-members are very welcome to attend for £6 a lecture including wine and snacks.