I would like to remind you that you may book workshops from our pdf booking form on this web site under the ‘Workshops‘ heading. Please print off the form and post it to me or the chairman of South West Quilters along with a SAE and it will be directed to the relevant course organiser.
23 June Explorations and Textures in Markal with Steve Lockie Martinstown Village Hall Dorset DT2 9LF 10am to 4pm £23 for members £26 for non-members Create a small panel with Markal paintsticks using stencils and texture plates. Embellish with hand stitching. A small charge will be made for the kit to use. Book with Steve
With Barbara Chainey at Sourton Village Hall, Near Okehampton 10.0 a.m. to 4.00 p.m. Cost £21 for members £24 for non-members On the Street of the Tentmakers in Cairo stunning applique hangings have been produced for hundreds of years. Enjoy working with a comfortably sized Tentmaker-style design and traditional needle-turn applique methods as Barbara shows
Sunday 1 July – Barbara Chainey : Quilting from Start to Finish at Tresillian Village Hall, Truro TR2 4AW. Cost £20. An exclusive workshop for SW Quilters – Barbara will lead us through the construction and arrangement of a number of classic traditional quilting patterns and motifs to make our own whole-cloth designs of any
With Anne Hellyer at Meldon Village Hall, Near Okehampton EX20 4NA 10.0 a.m. to 4.0 p.m. Cost £23 for members £26 for non-members [ photo back page Spring issue] Create a beautiful 3D wrap suitable for use with LED string lights or a battery operated tea-light candle, either the winter townscape or snowy townscape designs.
Saturday 15th September Free-motion quilting with Paula Simpson at Odcombe Village Hall, Yeovil, Somerset, BA22 8XP. Members £25 non-members £28 Book with Margaret Clotworthy
13th October Workshop with Greta Fitchett Martinstown Village Hall Dorset DT2 9LF £28 for members £31 for non-members. 10am to 4pm Details to be finalised. Greta’s work was on show at the Exeter show. Book with Steve Lockie
With Joy Harrison at Meldon Village Hall, Near Okehampton EX20 4NA 10.0 a.m. to 4.0 p.m. Cost £22 for members £25 for non-members [photos in Summer issue ] If you would like to make either a bowl or basket, then this is the workshop for you. They are made from linen washing line in varying
Saturday 13 October – Louise Nicholls : Fabric Embellishment at Fraddon Village Hall, TR9 6NT. Cost £20 Embellishing lino prints on fabric Book with Gill Scott
Saturday 3rd November Awliscombe village hall Nr. Honiton EX14 3PJ Cost £21 or £24 for non members 10- 4 Book with Gill Jackson.
Sunday 25th November Machine stitched cathedral window workshop with Stuart Hillard at St Andrew’s Church hall, Exton. Cost £30 member, £35 non members Learn to make cathedral window quickly, easily and completely by machine! No fiddly bits to contend with, just a great day and a great result! You’ll make either a cushion or table