England

Banyans and Bonnets, Chawton (UK)

Date: 
5. October 2015 (All day) - 22. March 2016 (All day)
Location: 
Chawton, Alton, England, UK
Event Type: 
Exhibition

A small selection of costumes from the 2009 BBC production of Jane Austen's Emma (which was published 200 years ago in December 2015) will be on display in the Jane Austen House Museum in Chawton.

Banyans and Bonnets, Chawton (UK)
Description: 

A small selection of costumes from the 2009 BBC production of Jane Austen's Emma (which was published 200 years ago in December 2015) will be on display in the Jane Austen House Museum in Chawton.

 

Venue:

Jane Austen's House Museum,
Chawton,
Alton,
Hampshire
GU34 1SD

IBS2-Quilt: Derry G, UK (2nd quilt!)

IBS2-Quilt: Derry G, UK (2nd quilt!)

Derry was also one of the quilters who readily stepped in to make another block set for the IBS2 late comers. So this is her 2nd quilt and another contribution to the team Barents Sea...

Derry G. (UK): Brenda's Garden

Derry G. (UK): Brenda's Garden

Name of the block: Brenda's Garden

Name of the quilter: Derry G.

Country: UK

Bath Textile Summer School, Bath (UK)

Date: 
17. August 2015 (All day) - 22. August 2015 (All day)
Location: 
Bath, England, UK °
Event Type: 
Workshop

The Holburne Museum and the Bath Literary and Scientific Institute in Bath, England, will house the 2nd Bath Textile Summer School offering several workshops in textile techniques, e. g. felting, Jacobean embroidery, stumpwork and much more.

Description: 

The Holburne Museum and the Bath Literary and Scientific Institute in Bath, England, will house the 2nd Bath Textile Summer School offering several workshops in textile techniques, e. g. felting, Jacobean embroidery, stumpwork and much more.

On Wednesday, you can attend several lectures, a walk through Bath and a fashion show.

 

Venue:

Holburne Museum

Bath Literary and Scientific Institute

Bath

England

UK

Great Northern Quilt Show, Harrogate (UK)

Date: 
4. September 2015 (All day) - 6. September 2015 (All day)
Location: 
Harrowgate, Yorkshire, UK
Event Type: 
Show
Workshop
Fair
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Open competitive quilt show held in Harrogate in Yorkshire with quilts from all over the world. Incorporating the Great Northern Needlecraft Show.

Special theme: Medallion

Description: 

Open competitive quilt show held in Harrogate in Yorkshire with quilts from all over the world. Incorporating the Great Northern Needlecraft Show.

Special theme: Medallion

Workshops on a first come, first served basis available.

Venue:

Great Yorkshire Showground
Hall 1
Harrowgate
HG2 8PW

Kent Quilt Festival, Maidstone (UK)

Date: 
2. October 2015 (All day) - 3. October 2015 (All day)
Location: 
Maidstone, Kent, UK
Event Type: 
Show
Workshop
Fair
outdated

The Kent Quilt Festival held in Maidstone, UK, offers you an exhibition with lots of quilts from all over the world. Trader stands with favourite patchwork and quilting supplies.

Description: 

The Kent Quilt Festival held in Maidstone, UK, offers you an exhibition with lots of quilts from all over the world. Trader stands with favourite patchwork and quilting supplies.

Workshops are also available, but can only be booked on-site on a "first come, first serve" basis.

Venue:

Clive Emson Exhibition Hall

Kent Showground

Maidstone

Kent

ME14 3JF

UK

*World Textile Day North of England, Cheshire (UK)

Date: 
11. April 2015 (All day)
Location: 
Cheshire, England, UK
Event Type: 
Show
Workshop
Fair

Exhibition in Cheshire, England, of stitched, embroidered and woven textiles and artefacts from around the world. Lectures, small vendors' mall.

Description: 

Exhibition in Cheshire, England, of stitched, embroidered and woven textiles and artefacts from around the world. Lectures, small vendors' mall.

Lectures:

  • 11 am and 2 pm entertainment - Textile Adventures.
  • Each session stars three different world textile experts recounting memorable textile adventures from their travels.
  • £2 per session, tickets at the door.

 

Venue:

Frodsham Community Centre

Fluin Lane - B5439

Frodsham, Cheshire

WA6 7QN

England

UK

*World Textile Day South of England, Hampshire (UK)

Date: 
28. March 2015 (All day)
Location: 
Hampshire, England, UK
Event Type: 
Show
Workshop
Fair

Exhibition in Hampshire, England, of stitched, embroidered and woven textiles and artefacts from around the world. Lectures, small vendors' mall.

Description: 

Exhibition in Hampshire, England, of stitched, embroidered and woven textiles and artefacts from around the world. Lectures, small vendors' mall.

Lectures:

  • 11 am and 2 pm entertainment - Textile Adventures.
  • Each session stars three different world textile experts recounting memorable textile adventures from their travels.
  • £2 per session, tickets at the door.

Venue:

Wickham Centre

Mill Lane

Wickham

Hampshire

PO17 5AL

UK

The 1718 Silk Patchwork Coverlet, York (UK)

Date: 
5. September 2014 (All day) - 13. December 2014 (All day)
Location: 
York, England, UK
Event Type: 
Show
outdated

The oldest dated patchwork coverlet in Britain will be on exhibition for four months in the Quilt Museum and Gallery in York, England together with a reconstructed replica made by members of The Quilters’ Guild of the British Isles.

The 1718 Silk Patchwork Coverlet, York (UK)
Description: 

The oldest dated patchwork coverlet in Britain will be on exhibition for four months in the Quilt Museum and Gallery in York, England together with a reconstructed replica made by members of The Quilters’ Guild of the British Isles.

This patchwork coverlet is almost 300 years old and an outstanding representative of patchwork from the early 18th century. It is made up of 69 individual pieced blocks. Don't miss this rare opportunity to see one of Britain's oldest textile treasures which is seldom allowed to leave its environmentally controlled storage to prevent deterioration.

 

Venue:

Quilt Museum and Gallery

St Anthony's Hall
Peasholme Green
York, YO1 7PW

UK

Patchwork and Quilting in Britain, York (UK)

Date: 
5. September 2014 (All day) - 13. December 2014 (All day)
Location: 
York, England, UK
Event Type: 
Show
outdated

The exhibition Patchwork and Quilting in Britain on show in the Quilt Museum and Gallery in York, England, will take the visitor through three centuries of quilting introducing the changes, developments and styles from the 18th century onwards.

Patchwork and Quilting in Britain, York (UK)
Description: 

The exhibition Patchwork and Quilting in Britain on show in the Quilt Museum and Gallery in York, England, will take the visitor through three centuries of quilting introducing the changes, developments and styles from the 18th century onwards.

 

 

 

Venue:

Quilt Museum and Gallery

St Anthony's Hall
Peasholme Green
York, YO1 7PW

UK

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