Rosemary Rabbit

Use the above links for further information and an album of quilted products.

News

March 18-19 2017
Mimram Quilters will be holding their 12th exhibition in Welwyn Civic Centre, Prospect Place, Old Welwyn in Hertfordshire. 10-5 (Sat) and 10-4 (Sun). £3.50 entrance, children free. Lots of quilts, traders, sales, and raffles. Why not enter the open competition for an A4 Journal quilt with the title Celebration? Contact me for a form.

My poem quilts are now going to be exhibited in Sandown in June. Watch this space for that event.

 

Links: Groups
The Quilters Guild
This was set up in the late 1980s and I was a founder member. It is a magnificent organisation and now has a great museum in York, where three exhibitions are hung every year, along with contemporary groups’ quilts in smaller rooms. The museum is at St Anthony’s Hall in Peasholme Green (YO1 7PW).
Mimram Quilters
This group meets first Monday of each month (except August) in the Civic Centre in Welwyn, Herts (Prospect Place,Welwyn, Herts, AL6 9ER). Contact them for the current diary of events.
Icknield Quilters
This meets second Monday of each month in the Community Centre in Simpson Drive, Baldock (SG7 6DH). Contact Elaine Doodson (e.doodson at gmail.com) for current diary of events.
Links: Shops and Webshops 1
Contented Cat
Joyce Dawe sells a large range of fabrics and notions from its website and they attend most of the shows we know and love.
Rio Designs
Run by Joyce Dawe's computer quilt design wizard husband. Lots of books on his site plus all the details about Electric Quilt and other quilt design software.
The Crafty Quilter
This website has a different range of fabrics and notions as well. Joanna also runs pop-up shops in Rushden (North Herts) village hall every quarter.
The Home Workshop
A huge selection of books. They visit the exhibitions regularly and will get you a book that not might be easy to find. It’s a really friendly family that runs this shop.
Studio 39
Monica runs workshops from here in her airy studio beside the shop. If you have forgotten anything on the day, she will have it.
Links: Shops and Webshops 2
Threads and Patches
Sally runs workshops, nearly every day of the year! Get a group together and spend a happy Saturday learning and buying!
Secret Garden
Run by Lucy as pop-up shops in various locations.
Bee Crafty
Places to See Quilts
The American Museum, Bath
A Fine Collection of over 250 Quilts, old and new
The Festival of Quilts Everything you could possibly want to inspire you. Run at the NEC in Birmingham every August for 4 days. Quilts and more quilts, traders and more traders. Take your bank balance with you.
The Victoria and Albert Museum: Project
A quilt of quilts
The Victoria and Albert Museum: Quilts
A quilt of quilts
The Crystal Quilt at the Tate Modern
A quilt of quilters

Examples