Festival of Quilts 2016
Our pal and member of our design team Lou popped over to this years Festival of Quilts, had a ball, and decided to tell us all about it, with some FAB piccies! Thanks Lou! These are great!
FoQ was amazing! It’s a sewing /quilting paradise filled with so many amazing quilts and shops full of fabric!
This year, for the first time they had a modern quilt category, so it was great to see so many amazing quilts that I’ve been admiring via IG in actual real life!
It’s also a great opportunity to meet up with other seeing friends, old and new!
Here’s some of my favourite quilts:
Look at the matching binding! Winner of modern quilts category – Sarah Humpherys
Winner of best in show. An epic whole cloth quilt by Sandy Chandler
By Beatrice Lanter
By Anna Galvin
By Ellen Beavan
By Jennifer Letchet
Both above quilts by Nicola Howard Hobbs (that bottom one is a hand pieces La Passacaglia!
There’s also a quilt creations category. Here’s a few eye catchers from there:
By Daisy May Collingridge.
Stunning creations – thanks for sharing Lou! If you go to any amazing exhibits or shows related to sewing and craft please let us know, and send us some piccies if you’re happy to share! 🙂