Programme 2017 - 2018





September 16th - AGM. Guest speaker Pat Archibald - From Ideas to Finished Work.

PAT testing of appliances £3 per item


October 21st - Full day ‘Pick & Mix’ member-led workshops, covering several activities or

bring your own sewing for a social sewing day. Bring a packed lunch. Finish 3.30


November 18th - Guest speaker Karen Haggis - Nepalese Textiles and the Little Travelling Shop.

Members' De-Stash Sale - bring good quality items that you know you'll never use.



December 16th - Christmas Party, start time 10.30 am. Summertime Beach Party theme.




January 20th - Our newly-elected Vice-chair, Sally Cook, will talk to us about her quilting journey - or “What Kept Me Sane'

Also Quilters' Question Time - advice on quilting problems and conundrums from the expert panel. See Briefing



February 17th - Guest Speaker Pauline Macaulay - Talking Quilts oral history project


March 17th - Guest speaker Linzi Upton - Deviant Quilting: a humorous attempt to explain how some rather unusual 3D projects developed.


April 28th Guest Speaker Effie Galletly

May 19th This is the opening day of our ’Transitions’ exhibition, so there will be no meeting this month.

More details to follow


June 9th Summer Fling, start time - 10.30am.