My Diary – Dates of Shows, Visits to Groups and Exhibitions

I am happy to be able to start taking part in Shows and visiting textile groups again. My diary dates are listed below. For more details, please see the links provided. If you want to attend any of the talks and workshops I am doing for individual textile groups that are in your area please contact the groups direct for details.

If you are visiting any of the shows or exhibitions please come and say hello – it’s always great to meet and chat to new people!

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2021

14th – 16th July
Once again I am taking part in the Craft4Crafters Show, Exeter. The team have put a lot of work in to more than meet the restrictions needed to make the show Covid compliant. Please view the Craft4Crafters website to see full details.
This show is taking place at The Westpoint Centre, Exeter. Devon. EX5 1DJ

9th September

I will be visiting Churchdown Patchwork and Quilters group to give them a talk about my work. The group meet at Churchdown Community Centre, Churchdown, Gloucester,GL3 2JH

11th – 12th September

Brockenhurst Needlework Fiesta: A new time of year for this show, but definitely worth visiting as it’s a great show!
It is held at Brockenhurst Village Hall, Highwood Road, Brockenhurst, Hants, SO42 7RY

18th September

A workshop day for the Quarterjack Quilters in Wimborne, more details to follow!!

21st September

Back to the Wimborne area again, this time a workshop for the Wimborne Branch of West Country Embroiderers. The group meets at Three Legged Cross Village Hall, Wimborne BH21 6SD. 

23rd September

I will be giving a talk to the Aldwick Quilters, they meet at Pagham United Reformed Church (St Ninian’s), Pagham Road, Pagham, Bognor Regis, W Sussex PO21 4NJ.

25th – 26th September

Further afield this time, I am running a 2 day workshop at Eau Brink Studio, in Kings Lynn, Norfolk. I participated in a weekend workshop last year and Anita kindly asked me to come back and teach. The studio is in a beautiful location and Anita made everyone very welcome. She also makes exceedingly good cake!! Please contact Anita if you are interested in coming, follow the link to see her website for details of all the courses taking place.

28th September

Closer to home I am visiting Westbury Quilters to talk to them about my work. They meet at Leigh Park Community Centre, Westbury, Wiltshire BA13 3FN

9th October

I am off to Glamorgan Quilters for a workshop day, they meet at Ystradowen Village Hall, Cowbridge Rd, Ystradowen, Cowbridge CF71 7SY

18th October

I am giving a talk abut my work to Phoenix Stitchers they meet at Petersfield Community Centre, Love Lane, Petersfield, GU31 4BW

22nd – 23rd October

Back to Wales , this time to visit Gwent Quilters, I will run a workshop day on the Friday and then give a talk at their AGM on Saturday. The meeting place for both days is Trinity Methodist Church, Glasllwch Lane, Newport, NP20 3PU

25th October

Provisional booking for a workshop day. This tine for Mags Smith at the Patchwork Basket, Newent please contact her if your are interested

27th October

Back to Phoenix Stitchers in Petersfield for a day workshop. they meet at Petersfield Community Centre, Love Lane, Petersfield, GU31 4BW

30th October

I will be running one of my “Nightlight” workshops at Alison Hulme’s lovely studio at Whiteshoot, on the Hampshire Wiltshire border. Numbers are limited so please contact Alison at alisonhulmetextiles@gmail.com to book your place. The full address odf the studio is : The Studio at Home Farm, Whiteshoot, Redlynch, Nr Salisbury SP5 2PR.

25th – 27th November

Once again I am taking part in the Craft4Crafters Show, this time at Shepton Mallet. There is always a good variety of stands and plenty of taster workshops. A good opportunity to have a go at a new craft.
This show is taking place at the Bath & West Showground, Shepton Mallet, Somerset, BA4 6QN.

13th December

A talk for the Kennet Quilters, Market Lavington, Nr Devizes. Combined with a Christmas Lunch – how could I refuse!

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2022

Bookings to follow shortly

7 Jan 2022 – 23 Jan 2022

I am taking part in the Zero Nine Group of textile artists exhibition at Harold Hillier Gardens, Jermyns Lane, Romsey SO51 0QA. We are regular exhibitors at the gardens and are really looking forward to being here again. The nine of us work in a wide variety of styles and techniques, there is sure to be something to appeal to all tastes.

25th-27th March 2022
I have been invited to exhibit some my work at Ridgeway Quilters Exhibition at Chilton, near Wantage.
I will also have items for sale – both ready made and kits for you to have a go yourselves.
The exhibition is taking place at Chilton Village Hall, Chilton, Oxfordshire, OX11 0SH