Country Manors & Museums

Extended Study Program


Countryside Sampler with Helen M. Stevens: Workshop and UK Tour
Here is an opportunity to study thread painting with renowned artist Helen M. Stevens in her home area, Bury St. Edmunds, to tour the town, and then launch on a tour of manors and museums, to enjoy the embroideries and textiles of the English. Planning is begun, and we are offering you a sneak peak at our tentative plans. This itinerary is in flux, but this will give you a general idea of the tour. September 9-19, 2019.

Schedule (tentative)

9-Sep possible reception
10-Sep walking tour @ 8:30AM; class at 10 AM
11-Sep 1/2 day class 9-12
12-Sep 1/2 day class 9-11:45
13-Sep Cambridge & Fitzwilliam Museum
14-Sep Straw Museum – move to Norwich
15-Sep Norwich Castle and Carrow House
16-Sep driving day – Norwich to Aylesbury
17-Sep Embroiderers’ Guild collection
18-Sep Ashmolean Museum
19-Sep Windsor Castle and our hotel in London


Deposit $1000
Registration and Tour Fee TBD, due by January 3, 2019


Marie Campbell
ESP Chair
P O Box 122,
Calvin, PA 16622;
(717) 860-3640

Kathleen Weston
Assistant Chair for Development

More Details

The brochure for this ESP will be available here by March 2018.


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