COVID UPDATE 2021 Grosvenor Shows have informed the Club that the Exeter Quilt Show has been cancelled. The new date has been arranged for March 2022. More details to follow
All being well, this meeting will be held on the 27th November at Exeter Racecourse
The Summer meeting in 2021 will be held on the 26th June, and will be conducted via a Zoom Webinar. The intention is for the meeting to include some form of Presentation. Further details to follow. For the Zoom joining instructions, please contact the Main Meetings Booking Representative. You can do this by sending a
Anyone wishing to contact a specific Quilters Group, should go to the Contact tab, and send your request to the Secretary, who will get in touch with the relevant group on your behalf. The Group will then get back to you via email.
STASH SORTING Are you reorganising your fabrics and quilting accessories? Are there some that just don’t appeal any more? The Sunset Trust wants your unwanted/mismatched/discarded fabrics as well as any other unwanted quilting related items or surplus to requirements. If yes, please contact The Sunset Trust c/o Fairway, Brook Lane, Shaldon TQ14 0HL.
Are you a student in need of financial help to complete a project for a textile related qualification? If the answer is yes, South West Quilters Sunset Trust may be able to assist you. Let us know your reason for needing help including details of your project. You do not need to be a member
Project Linus (projectlinusuk.org.uk) A volunteer organisation aiming to provide a sense of security & comfort to sick & traumatised babies, children & teenagers. Our motto is ‘a quilt is a hug you can keep’. I have been a coordinator for several years now & have donated about 1,400 patchwork quilts so far, all having been
December 13th 2018 saw the culmination of SWQ’s involvement with Cornwall Hugs Grenfell. On December 14th there was a commemorative service in London to acknowledge eighteen months since the Grenfell Tower tragedy. The remaining quilts made by SWQ and friends were taken to London and laid out in a large sports centre, creating a huge
We are trying to compile a list of teachers that teach beginners patchwork and quilting to be displayed at the shows we support. Please let Jenny Crossland know if you do this with contact details you will be happy that we give out. This might be the venue you teach at and / or an
My names is Chris Baines, and i am your new Website coordinator. I am the husband of Angela Baines, your Secretary. If you have anything you want adding/changing or removing from the website, then please contact Angela, and she will forward your request to me. I will add some quick tips for using the website
‘With regret we have to announce that refunds will no longer be given for tickets purchased for Southwest Quilters meetings and events. You are welcome to re-sell any unwanted tickets to fellow quilters but budget constraints mean that we can no longer offer this service. Apologies to those affected.’