Tag Archives: Barbara Chainey

25 May – 1 June 2016 : Antique & Heritage Quilt Week

25 May – 1 June 2016 : Antique & Heritage Quilt Week

If you love old quilts, you won’t want to miss our next exhibition – this month we’ll be showing vintage quilts from the collections of Barbara Chainey and Jane Cobbett for a full week from Wednesday 25 May through Wednesday 1 June inclusive. As well as the beautiful quilts on display, to celebrate the history and… Continue Reading

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year from Anne and all of the Bramble Babes! Classes are back in session this week and the shop is buzzing already with new fabrics, new projects and new plans for 2016. Here are a few reminders of what’s happening this year. Mystery Club 2016 We’re so excited about how many of you have… Continue Reading

Quilt Heritage Day photos

Quilt Heritage Day photos

Our first ever Antique and Vintage Quilt Heritage Day on Saturday was lots of fun and was a real hit with visitors, judging by the comments we heard in the shop all day. With dozens of quilts, coverlets and smaller pieces on display, as well as various vintage accessories and antique sewing equipment, the hall had a… Continue Reading

5 July 2014 : Antique & Vintage Quilt Heritage Day

5 July 2014 : Antique & Vintage Quilt Heritage Day

Quilts are arriving at The Bramble Patch as we start to get ready for our special one-day event celebrating old quilts on Saturday 5 July, and it looks like we’re going to be able to exhibit nearly 30 antique and vintage quilts, along with a display of miniatures and other pieces from the Traditional Quilt Group of the Quilters’… Continue Reading

20 June 2014 : Traditional Hand Quilting with Barbara Chainey

20 June 2014 : Traditional Hand Quilting with Barbara Chainey

Quilter, teacher, designer, and writer Barbara Chainey needs no introduction to most quilters… as the author of The Essential Quilter (1993), Quilt It (1999) and Fast Quilts from Fat Quarters (2006), she is known in the UK and abroad as an established expert on traditional hand quilting and quilting design. Barbara will be demonstrating with her hand quilting frame at our Antique & Vintage Quilt Heritage… Continue Reading

Save the date : Antique & Vintage Quilt Heritage Day on 5 July 2014

Save the date : Antique & Vintage Quilt Heritage Day on 5 July 2014

We’re very excited to give advance notice of a new event in our calendar for 2014 – an Antique & Vintage Quilt Heritage Day on Saturday, 5 July 2014. If you love antique quilts, vintage fabrics, hand quilting and traditional designs, this is a day you won’t want to miss, with displays of antique and vintage… Continue Reading

29 November 2013 : Traditional Hand Quilting with Barbara Chainey

29 November 2013 : Traditional Hand Quilting with Barbara Chainey

Quilter, teacher, designer, and writer Barbara Chainey needs no introduction to most quilters… as the author of The Essential Quilter (1993), Quilt It (1999) and Fast Quilts from Fat Quarters (2006), she is known in the UK and abroad as an established expert on traditional hand quilting and quilting design. Once again we are pleased to welcome Barbara… Continue Reading