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Monday 9th to Saturday 14th October at Taunton Library Somerset entry free. We are a group with a variety of skills and we will be exhibiting quilting, felting, beading, knitting and crochet items as well as embroidery The library is easy find in Paul Street, Taunton. The post code is TA1 3 XD.
14th October – Truro TR2 4AW Cost £5. Our theme for the day will be English paper piecing. Come along and meet Jessie from Sew and Quilt, a lovely new shop based in Penzance. Jessie will be our trader for the day and is passionate about preserving the traditional, time-honoured technique of English paper piecing
Saturday 14th October & Sunday 15th October Memorial Hall, Queen Camel, Somerset BA22 7NF (about 7 miles north of Yeovil.) From 10-4pm Saturday 10-2.30 Sunday Entry fee- donations only, in aid of Queen Camel Village Hall, refreshments, raffle Contact Jenny 01935 850316
Thursday 19th to Saturday 21st October Bath & West Showground – Shepton Mallet, Somerset 10 am to 5 pm Craft4Crafters is back at the Bath and West Showground and even bigger than before! We are expanding our show and now have two halls for you to browse through, combining over 170 traders including old favourites
Sound Stitchers and Social Quilters are holding an exhibition of work on Saturday November 11th in the Abbey Hall behind St Andrew’s Church, Royal Parade, Plymouth PL1 2AD from 10am-4pm. There will be trade stands and refreshments and all profits will go to a charity, The Highbury Trust, working with people with learning difficulties.
11th November – Tresillian Village Hall, Truro TR2 4AW Cost £5. Afternoon only £2.50. The main event of the day will be an afternoon talk (2p.m.start) by Judi Mendelssohn entitled “On not being a championship quilter”. This promises to be a real treat so please spread the word and bring along your friends. The morning’s
Saturday 25th November Venue Exeter Racecourse, Kennford, Haldon Hill, EXETER EX6 7XS Speakers : Brenda Thomas “Late Starter” “Journeys in stitch” By Gillian Travis Traders : Cowslip, Bits & Bobs of Weymouth and Wellhead Books. Programme: PDF, Word Advance bookings: £9 members £11 non-members. On the door £2 extra. Please Book with Anne Turner. Word
Monday 27 November Sidmouth Masonic Hall, High Street, Sidmouth. 10.30am to 1.00pm As well as an exhibition of members’ work we will be selling a huge variety of items made by our members, including wall hangings, bags, soft toys, Christmas decorations and much more. Admission £1.00 to include tea/coffee and biscuit. A portion of the
9th December – Christmas Mini-Workshop And Get Together : Tresillian Village Hall, Truro TR2 4AW Cost £5. Denise Pearcey will be leading another informal quirky Christmas mini-workshop on the theme of Tall Trees this time. She has promised it will be a good chance to use some of those Christmas fabric scraps you have in
Members of SWQ are invited to attend this Retreat to work on your own project at 3* Ashbury Sport, Craft and Spa Hotel, Okehampton, Devon, EX20 4NL on January 22nd to 26th 2018. Four nights full board, £201 to £230 per person, rooms all ensuite with tea/coffee and TV. Disabled rooms and dietary requests available.