Valerie's Blog

Learn how to make a very special Baby Quilt

There’s something very personal about making a baby quilt -- whether you are making it for your child or as a gift for someone else’s child. It may be displayed as a wall hanging, used as a bed spread or used as an everyday blanket. What is certain is that your labour of love will be appreciated for generations. These ideas and tips will help you on your way.

By |October 5th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Community|0 Comments

Safety Procedures at a Weekend Retreat

It is perfectly reasonable to have concerns about attending a weekend retreat and want to know more about safety procedures. We’ve had a number of people ask questions. As a result, we’ve done our due diligence regarding the hotels as well as evolved our safety procedures for the classroom. We’d like to share with you what we have learned and what we are doing differently.

By |September 7th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Community|0 Comments

Announcing the Winner of our Guild Member Exclusive Competition

And the winner is...... Back at the beginning of the year, we launched an exclusive prize draw for readers of Regional Guild Magazines.  We wanted to give something back to the community as we are very passionate about people sharing their work and inspiring others within the quilting community. So we run a prize draw that gave readers of the Regional Guild magazines, who are Guild members, an opportunity to do just this. The competition has now closed and we have drawn our winner.

By |July 9th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Community|0 Comments

The All-Year English Garden by Oakshott Fabrics

Our fascination with gardens knows no bounds. We admire them from indoors or at close quarters whilst tending them, and we yearn for leisure time to drink in their delights. Oakshott Fabrics now has a new range of fabrics. The 'All-Year English Garden' range brings the garden and its colours inside, whatever the season.

By |January 24th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Community|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Quilt Now Interview with Paula Doyle January 2020

In January 2020, Quilt Now Magazine sat down with award winning quilter Paula Doyle for an interview to discover more about 25 years of quilting and her work as a tutor on screen and at retreats for

By |January 23rd, 2020|Categories: Blog, Community|Tags: , , , |0 Comments