Who are E.A.S.T?

East Anglian Stitch Textiles (EAST) was formed in 1995 in response to a demand for a self-supporting framework for local artists in the southern half of East Anglia, UK

Latest exhibition

Power of Stitch is the title of our latest exhibition. Come and see it at Braintree Museum from Tuesday 30 April until Saturday 29 June 2019.  Open Tuesday to Saturday 10 – 4.

Who are E.A.S.T?

East Anglian Stitch Textiles (EAST) was formed in 1995 in response to a demand for a self-supporting framework for local artists in the southern half of East Anglia, UK

The power of stitch

Come and see our latest exhibition at Braintree Museum. It's really awesome and you'll love it. The exhibition opens in Braintree on the 27th of April 2019.


Melinda Berkovitz

Carol Dixon

Kay Mullenger

Susan Canfield

Janette Bright

Julie Topsfield

Lorna Rand

Tricia North

Felicity Borwick

Jenny Leslie

Lynda Monk

Margaret Talbot

Liz Hammond

Libby Smith


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