I’ve just stumbled upon The Bloggers Quilt Festival at www.amyscreativeside.com via another blog I’ve been following, www.jenniesthreads.blogspot.co.uk . Hosted and organised by blogger and author, Amy Ellis, the online festival has been held twice a year since 2009. There are a variety of categories and quilts are submitted via blogs. Viewers then have the opportunity to click on the photos to discover more about a quilt and it’s … Read more
How a ticklish cough lead to a contemplation of stars in creation, the Christmas story and patchwork!
Here are a just a few photos of the many and varied quilts and quilted items on show at North Hampshire Quilters ‘Quilts R Us’ exhibition held over the weekend in Basingstoke. As always there was a warm welcome on the door, an array of tempting fabrics, books and notions in the lobby, delicious food and steaming mugs of tea in the dining area but, most especially, a wonderful … Read more
Make the most of local quilt exhibitions.