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
Nicky SPQ Chair 2014