At last, the SPQ 2014 programme available on the web

6th February: Jane Lockley was due to demonstrate ‘Have a go at stamping on Fabric’ but unfortunately was unwell – Heather Russell stepped in at short notice and talked to us about her involvement with  Project Linus.

6th March: AGM and demonstrations incl quiz and foundation pieced card.

3rd April: Rose Smith – Ludlow Shropshire – My passion for sewing and quilting.

Sat 11th April: Simon Henry Applique workshop

1st May: Sue Nickson from ASding Wadding – “You’ve finished the top now what?”

Sat 17th May: Malvern coach trip to Quilts UK Exhibition.

5th June: Pam Ablett, Quilters Trading Post – “How I became a long arm quilter”.

Sat 7th June: Soup and sew. Bring along your own project, see what others are working on and join in the fun.  incl Jane Lockley – Have a go at stamping on Fabric

3rd July: Eleanor Marsden – Award winning quilter,  “My love affair of fusible bias binding and a lot of black and white.”

No meeting in August, but don’t forget the Festival of Quilts 2014 at the NEC  in Birmingham  7th to 10th August – currently the largest patchwork and quilting exhibition in the UK.

4th September: Ann Jermey “Monday morning pieces”

2nd October: Julie Bull, Textile artist, Telling stories in fabric and stitch.

Sat 11th October: Soup and sew. A great opportunity to get on with your sewing, starting or finishing items ready for Christmas?

6th November: Pat Salt. An evening with a Quilt maker. A personal journey exploring and experimenting with the basic elements and influences of traditional quilts.

Sat  8th November: Eleanor Marsden workshop

4th December: Christmas Party – incl SPQ Chairman’s Challenge.

Reminder, no meeting in Jan 2015

We looking forward to seeing you at one of our meetings

kind regards

Nicky   SPQ Chair 2014