Young Persons Programme at Festival of Quilts 2019

Thursday 10.30 – 12.30

Sew a Small Decorated Basket

Design the outside of your basket to create an item that is unique. It will be lined and have handles if you wish. If time, a drawstring top can be added.

Gill Towell


Thursday 2.00 – 4.00

Christmas Stocking

Create a simply quilted Christmas stocking, using die cut shapes for the stocking body and raw edge appliqué embellishment. Finished stocking measures approximately 46cm tall by 23cm wide.

Annie Garner


Friday 10.30 – 12.30

Make a Decorated A5 Notebook Cover

Create an attractive book cover using machine embroidery and appliqué shapes

Susan Brown and Joe Bennison


Friday 2.00 – 4.00

Make a Monster!

Come along to this monstrous workshop! Lots of crazy fabrics to choose from, so that your monster is a one off!

Heather Chalkley



Saturday 10.30 – 12.30

Garlands and Stars

Make a garland or star using a Jenny Rayment pattern, and try you hand at weaving a mini star for your Christmas tree.

Rosemary Smith and Hazel Evans



Saturday 2.00 – 4.00

Fabric Cactus!

Make a super succulent to decorate your bedroom. No need to water it!

Alice Chalkley



Sunday 10.30 – 12.30

Re-cycled Denim thing-a-me Container

Sew and decorate a super useful fabric container for your bits and bobs/phone chargers/keys/toiletries

Karen Pearce



Sunday 2.00 – 4.00

Fabric vegetables!

Create a prize winning vegetable that can be made into a hanging or placemat

Hilary Jackson and Sarah Humphreys

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