Tag Archives: folk art

Festival results, Lynette Anderson and new Bramble Patch cards

Festival results, Lynette Anderson and new Bramble Patch cards

Snippets is a regular post series where we round up lots of little bits and pieces about what’s hot, what’s happening, what’s new and what’s next. This time we celebrate success at the Festival of Quilts 2013 and highlight some of the new items in the shop, including new cards for quilt lovers. Local girls… Continue Reading

26 June 2013: Quilt in a Bag with Linda Chevin-Hall

26 June 2013: Quilt in a Bag with Linda Chevin-Hall

Pretty, practical and portable! Spend a day with our popular tutor, Linda Chevin-Hall, learning to make this charming patchwork and applique quilt that comes complete with its own roomy carry-bag. Perfect for picnics, car travel and holidays, the Quilt in a Bag is straightforward to construct and sure to become a family favourite. The flower… Continue Reading

Christmas Quilt kits: Sentiments and Blitzen

Christmas Quilt kits: Sentiments and Blitzen

Do you fancy a quilt kit for Christmas? We’ve got a couple you might like! Sentiments quilt kit Sentiments is a lovely traditional style quilt that combines simple piecing with a holly and ivy applique border to create a Christmas lap quilt that will be a favourite for years to come. Featuring the beautiful Sentiments… Continue Reading

23 November 2012: Hand-sewn Textile Pictures with Janet Bolton

23 November 2012: Hand-sewn Textile Pictures with Janet Bolton

We are very pleased to welcome internationally renowned textile artist, Janet Bolton, to teach a new workshop called Hand-sewn Pictorial Textiles at The Bramble Patch on Friday, 23 November 2012. Janet composes textile pictures using the simplest of hand sewing techniques. Her quirky, charming style is inspired by visual experience, memory and imagination, and often… Continue Reading

Petite Odile cushions kit & quilt kit

Petite Odile cushions kit & quilt kit

Petite Odile is a range of traditional small florals in rich, subdued tones by French General for Moda Fabrics. Our kit includes enough material for the linen fronts of two cushions, the folk art style heart applique, the border strips and pieced backs. These cushions finish to a generous 16″ square. The Petite Odile range… Continue Reading