Tag Archives: Linda Chevin-Hall

1 – 30 August 2014 : Summer Showcase & Open Studios

1 – 30 August 2014 : Summer Showcase & Open Studios

Our Summer Showcase this year features an exhibition of the work of members of the Traditional Quilt Group of the Quilters’ Guild of the British Isles. The group is sending us over 100 quilts ranging from smaller items such as the Suffragette and Maritime Moments Challenges to large bed quilts. Based on the quality of work they brought for display… Continue Reading

21 – 23 July 2014 : Intro to Patchwork summer school

21 – 23 July 2014 : Intro to Patchwork summer school

We still have a few places left on Linda Chevin-Hall’s 3-day summer school Beginners’ Patchwork Course, specially designed as an introduction to patchwork for people who aren’t able to squeeze regular classes into their busy lives. Over the three days, Linda will introduce you to all the basics of patchwork needed to make your first small quilt, from choosing and preparing… Continue Reading

Summer events

Summer events

As usual, we have plenty to see at The Bramble Patch this summer with exhibitions, events and our open studios season. Here’s a quick reminder of what’s coming up: Strawberries & Cream Week (7 – 14 June) It’s our annual celebration of summer this week, and we have a very eclectic exhibition with works from… Continue Reading

Starting January : Learn to make a patchwork quilt

Starting January : Learn to make a patchwork quilt

Patchwork and quilting projects are everywhere these days, and we’re all being tempted by the lovely images in the magazines and TV programmes – but what if you’re just a beginner and don’t know how to do all that fancy stuff? It takes loads of special skills and years of experience to make a patchwork… Continue Reading

Get that UFO* done with our Saturday Project classes

Get that UFO* done with our Saturday Project classes

*No flying saucers here… in the world of patchwork and quilting, a UFO is an Un-Finished Object, and almost all quilters have a few lying around somewhere! When it comes to unfinished quilting projects, we’ve found that there’s usually a reason why they’re not done – a decision that needs to be made, a technical… Continue Reading

24 – 26 July 2013: Beginners’ Patchwork Short Course

24 – 26 July 2013: Beginners’ Patchwork Short Course

We still have a few places left on Linda Chevin-Hall’s new 3-day Beginners’ Patchwork Course. This class is specially designed for people who want to learn patchwork but haven’t been able to squeeze regular classes into their busy life! Over the three days, Linda will introduce you to all the basics of patchwork needed to make your… Continue Reading

Summer Schools at The Bramble Patch

Summer Schools at The Bramble Patch

If you’re one of the many people who can only find time to attend classes during the summer holidays, we’ve got two summer short courses just for you this year – the Dressmaking Summer School and the Beginners’ Patchwork Short Course. 10 – 12 July 2013 : Dressmaking Summer School Our Dressmaking Summer School is… 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