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QuiltFest Entries due by Friday

Don’t forget to send your entry forms for your quilts to hang in this summer’s Quilt Fest exhibition.  Sue Wakefield needs your forms by Friday morning, 21st April. The entry form and further information is in Sue’s recent e-mail to … Continue reading

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Textiles can be political!

This quilt by Nedra Clark made the BBC News this week.  You might like to look at the link:    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-37450269

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Grosvenor Shows

Retrospective Exhibition: Just to let you know that Chris Porter and Stephanie Crawford have collections of their quilts touring various Grosvenor Shows this Autumn and if you are going to any of them you might like to have a look. The … Continue reading

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Workshop with Stuart Hillard

The workshop with Stuart Hillard on machine quilting was a great success and you can see the smiling faces below. Hopefully we shall see some of the results at Show n Tell over the next few meetings. Natalie, as always, … Continue reading

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Talk from Stuart Hillard

I don’t remember being at a BQ talk when we have laughed as much as we did last night when Stuart Hillard was our speaker! We were wonderfully entertained – Stuart is a natural speaker and I suspect he could … Continue reading

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Weston Super Quilts 2016

Weston Super Quilts 2016 On Friday 9 September and Saturday 10 September 2016 Open friday 10 am till 8 pm Saturday 10 am till prize giving at 3.15 pm with some time after prize giving. Venue The United Reformed Church … Continue reading

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Game of Thrones embroidery panel

Great blog from Kathy Eagle …….. The Game of Thrones embroidery a 3D panel measuring 6 x 4 metres will be on show at Ali Pally this autumn. The three dimensional project depicts one of the most intense battle scenes … Continue reading

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