Who is E.A.S.T?

East Anglian Stitch Textiles (E.A.S.T) 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. Although the exhibition has finished at Braintree District Museum and Snape Maltings, we hope to announce a new venue shortly.

Who is 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

Work in Progress

We're currently working on our latest theme: 'Transformation', and in anticipation of opening in 2021, we're adding some images and notes to whet your appetite ...


Melinda Berkovitz

Carol Dixon

Kay Mullenger

Susan Canfield

Janette Bright

Julie Topsfield

Watch this space...

Tricia North

Felicity Borwick

Jenny Leslie

Lynda Monk

Margaret Talbot

Liz Hammond

Libby Smith


Learn and get inspired

Mildred Blount – a forgotten talent
During her research for E.A.S.T's next exhibition (for more on that, see below), group member Julie Topsfield discovered the story[...]
Kimono continued – techniques and design influence
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“The True Anzac”
I was born in Australia and during my school years there was shockingly little attention paid to the history, culture[...]