Thoughts, Threads, Technique

What's happening?



Our new exhibition


opens in October 2014

EAST's new exhibition will launch in the autumn of 2014 first at Alexandra Palace in London and then moving to Harrogate in Yorkshire.


It will then move to Braintree District Museum from January to March 2015.


From 2 to 8 July the exhibition will visit the Pond Gallery at Snape Maltings in Suffolk.



New Venue for BETWEEN THE LINES in 2015

The group has received the exciting news that the Corinium Museum in Cirencester will be exhibiting BETWEEN THE LINES from 20 March to 19 April 2015.



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Who are we?


Find out more about the EAST artists and what inspires them.

What do we do?


Look here for information about our exhibitions past , present and future.

What inspires us?


A page of links to suppliers we use, places we visit and other people who inspire.


Find out what happened when EAST explored the archives of the textile archive


  • The exhibition tour
  • Talks to groups and guilds
  • Workshops
  • How this talk can come to you?


Within the group or as individuals EAST members are also involved in art trails and exhibitions


  • How an EAST project became a museum exhibition
  • Art at the seaside at Leigh
  • Workshops at Braintree Museum
  • Talks by individuals
  • Skills and research turned to print