Features

We can’t wait to bring you a whole host of exciting features, demonstrations and guilds as part of our Glasgow show. Here is a summary of what you will be able to find!

Contemporary Quilt Scotland

The Scottish Contemporary Quilt is a Special Interest Group of the Quilters Guild. Members will be exhibiting a new body of work inspired by the …
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Changing Minds Around The World

CHANGING MINDS AROUND THE WORLD is a collection of 40 quilted wall hangings produced by forty individual quilters from different countries around the world, including …
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Stitching Workshops

A selection of textile/stitching workshops, available to pre-book online. To make sure that you secure yourself a place on these popular sessions… More information coming …
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Scottish Effalumps

Scottish Effalumps: a once rare creature now common across Scotland! These were made via Zoom during lockdown, by members of Region 16 Quilters Guild of …
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Friendship Quilters

A group of Quilters from all around the Glasgow area, who meet up on the southside. They are challenged and encouraged by their love of …
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New Reflections

New Reflections are a group of four quilters from Edinburgh and Perthshire who formed New Reflections in 2013. Their aim is to experiment with new …
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Glasgow Gathering Of Quilters

The ‘Gathering’ have been meeting in Glasgow for 20 years and have 60 members with a wide range of quilting experience and styles, from traditional …
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Gillian Cooper

Gillian is a textile artist who loves to share her passion and skills with others, teaching in-person and online courses in textiles and sketchbooks, plus …
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Sheena J Norquay

Sheena was a Primary School Teacher for 30 years before becoming a freelance quilting teacher, teaching at venues all over the UK and abroad. She …
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Pat Archibald

Pat is a textile artist and teacher, working internationally leading workshops and retreats as well as teaching on Zoom. Selling a range of her own …
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Turning Point Art Textiles

Turning Point Art Textiles are a group of textile artists from across Scotland who meet up to develop their creativity and arrange exhibitions. They create …
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The Guru Nanak Tapestry

The Guru Nanak Tapestry began as an idea to celebrate the 550th birthday of the founder of Sikhism. Guru Nanak believed that the fundamentals of …
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Frances McArthur

Frances loves making Art Quilts and trying out new techniques. She also dabbles in doll making and Junque Journaling.
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CQ @20: Uncharted

‘Uncharted’ was chosen as the title for the CQ 20th Anniversary exhibition because it sums up the ethos of Contemporary Quilt. Members are very inventive …
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Scottish Quilting Competition

Entrants are invited to enter their handiwork into our exciting 2022 quilting competitions, with £500 worth of prizes to be won per category! The categories …
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Jennie Rayment

Internationally acclaimed tutor, lecturer, author and TV demonstrator, Jennie is totally obsessed with twiddling, fiddling, nipping, tucking, manipulating and manoeuvring! She travels worldwide or can …
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Leah Higgins

Take a workshop with textile artist, Leah Higgins, in her dedicated textile design studio in Manchester. Workshops range from two-day introduction to screen printing to …
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Tryst Patchwork Group

In 2001 Rita Lawson left a legacy to champion a challenge. Each year the chairperson proposes the subject, 2020/21 was no exception. 2020 challenge: to …
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