Wednesday, 19 February 2014

Japanese folded patchwork tutorial

Thank you so much to our member Jill Biel for a wonderful evening learning the basics of japanese Folded Patchwork!

Friday, 7 February 2014

ZigZags of Newport

This week we had a very inspiring talk from the owners of ZigZag quilting shop in Newport, Shropshire. Click here for a link to their online shop.

Mother and daughter owners shared a quilting journey with us through good and bad times. We were all enraptured and would like to thank them very much for a wonderful evening.

Quilts made from tiny stuffed cushions each one a log cabin arranged as a whole as a colour wash.

 a quilt inspired by a pile of brightly coloured girders abandoned in a farm yard.

A very interesting collection of sketchbooks of inspiration for the quilts was enjoyed by all: