The 84 Contemporary Textile Group

We are a group of practising Textile Artists in Perth, Western Australia - with a passion for textile and fibre art.

Are you interested in Contemporary Textiles?

Our annual membership fee of $110 entitles you to attend two workshops a month. Alexander Park Craft House, Clyde Road, Menora, 9.30 - 3.30 Trial sessions $20

2nd Sundays (except January)
Artistic development, design and research for aspiring and practising, contemporary, textile artists. Extending personal artistic practise and working towards exhibitions.
4th Fridays (except December)
Aspiring contemporary textile artists on a fabric, fibre and stitch techniques journey. Gain new skills, extend knowledge and build confidence.


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Click on the images below to see workshops from previous years:


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Into the surface - Felt fabric Illusions Mar Jocelyne Mentoring April
Burnt - May Marilyn Farrow Gluegun techniques Sara Quail July Retreat ecodye Jane Flower Aug show and tell
Sep Vessels Barbara Barnett Oct show and tell Nov trading cards


Click on the photos to see images from our 2015 workshops.


Mouldy Vessels FEb 2015 Urban Fimo Mar 2015 Stitched shibori & Indigo Sara Quail
Take a line for a walk June 2015 Freeform crochet and knitting May 2015 Poly play Sep 2015 Stitching metal Aug 2015 Sara Quail
Procion dye and wheel Nov 2015 Chenilling July 22015 Thread painting Image transfper Oct 2015 Xmas AGM 2015

Our 2014 exhibition - 'What lies beneath' - demonstrated the varied skills and creativity of our members. To see a slideshow - here it is.

Browse Galleries to see more past events as well as our 2010 exhibition and Calendar workshop photos from previous years, to see what we get up to.

As a group we work to:

For more information contact:

The Convenor -

Annual membership fee is $80

More info and where we meet.