2019 News archive

13 December 2019

Photos from our Christmas meeting on 11 December, where we made presentations to our chosen charities and to the winners of the first and second prizes in the quilt raffle.

10 November 2019

Two photos from the November retreat at Villavin Farm.

5 September 2019

There will be a Craft 4 crafters show at the Bath and West showground on 17–19 October: https://craft4crafters.co.uk/Bath/

There is a from our day hosting the Doughty's Fabric roadshow.

20 August 2019

Gallery of visitors' choices from our 2019 exhibition added to the site.

30 July 2019

This morning, four of our members were interviewed on Radio Devon's David Fitzgerald programme about the Topsham Quilt and our upcoming exhibition. You can listen online here (move the slider to 1 hr. 35 min. if you want to go straight to the interview).

26 June 2019

Added a downloadable version of the exhibition poster (in A5 format) here

13 June 2019

EQ member Mary Stokes is one of three textile artists whose work will be exhibited at the RHS Rosemoor Gardens on 14 and 15 July 2019: details here.

Some pictures from this month's retreat at Villavin Farm are included on the 2019 Events/Activities page.

We had a small display and sold raffle tickets for the Charity Quilt at this year's East Budleigh Scarecrow Festival: some pictures here.

3 June 2019

Our members will be selling raffle tickets for the Charity Quilt on Saturday 8 June at this year's East Budleigh Scarecrow Festval. Events and stalls are open from 11.00 am–4.00 pm. Click here for details and a map.

29 April 2019

On the first day of this site's fourth year …

The diary pages have been updated with meetings and events for the coming year.

Exhibition Entry Form 2019: be sure to complete and return it by 17 July if you want your work to be in the show.

We sold raffle tickets for the Charity Quilt at the SW Quilters AGM at Westpoint on 27 April: see here for two pictures.

3 April 2019

See the New Challenges page for details of this year's Chairman's Challenge, based on the Topsham Quilt.

16 March 2019

See the Diary page for information on three events during April.

A reminder to anyone who hasn’t paidthat your subs are due now. Please also return the rejoining form or let Linda know by email if you are happy to keep your approval for contact details etc the same.

3 March 2019

Members interested in attending one of the weekend sewing retreats at Villavin Farm, Holsworthy are asked to print out and complete the attached booking formand return it to Sandra Scott. (The form includes details of costs and the facilities at Villavin).

Theremaining dates for 2019 are: 7–10June and 8–11 November.

For 2020 they are: 7–10 February; 19–22 June; and 13–16 November.

If you are interested in any of these dates, make a note of them in your diary and register your interesta.s.a.p.

27 February 2019

Added information about this year's charities and the raffle, including images of the Charity Quilt.

23 January 2019

Nikola Orpen has asked us to publicise her workshops in Bridport, Dorset on 23 and 24 March 2019 on the theme "Eco Colour on Cloth". .

A reminder that Craft4Crafters have a show at The Westpoint Centre, Exeter on 14–16 February 2019. For tickets call 0345 30 40 222 or go online at www.craft4crafters.co.uk.


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