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Christmas Exhibition results and photo gallery

Christmas Exhibition results and photo gallery

We are happy to let you know that our 2016 Christmas exhibition has raised another £2200 for Macmillan Cancer Support. As always thank you to everyone who exhibited, helped and visited. We very much hope that these funds will help support many families struggling with the difficulties and worry of cancer, especially at this time of year. And this… Continue Reading

Janet Clare exhibition photos

Janet Clare exhibition photos

Our Easter Exhibition featuring the work of multi-talented fabric designer, embroiderer and quilter Janet Clare is now on. The exhibition is open 10 am to 5pm daily (closed Sundays) until Saturday 2 April, including Easter Monday. There are a few photos below of some of the large variety of items Janet has kindly shared for the exhibition, which includes… Continue Reading

19 March – 2 April 2016 : Easter Exhibition

19 March – 2 April 2016 : Easter Exhibition

Our Easter Exhibition this year features the work of Janet Clare – quilter, textile artist and designer of fabric collections for Moda Fabrics, who will be presenting an exhibition of her work: charming quilts, stitcheries and more in her trademark naive style. If you’re not familiar with her work, Janet combines a soft, nature-inspired palette with simple piecing and… Continue Reading

2015 Christmas Exhibition photos

2015 Christmas Exhibition photos

Can’t make it to the shop to see our Christmas Exhibition this year? Then here are some photos of what you’re missing! (Not all of it – that would need twice as many photos!) All these lovely items are made by our customers, students and the Bramble Babes and we’re proud to show off their talents, skill… Continue Reading

Christmas 2015 at The Bramble Patch

Christmas 2015 at The Bramble Patch

With the holiday season only a month away, here we are in the last week of regular classes and getting ready to set up our annual Christmas exhibition next week. So here are the important dates and deadlines for this year. 5 – 19 December 2015 : Christmas Exhibition Our annual celebration of our students’ and… Continue Reading

Quilts for the changing seasons

Quilts for the changing seasons

The seasons are a-changing (wasn’t that a Bob Dylan song?) so here’s a round-up of some of our quilt kits as ideas for sewing projects to take you through the next few months. Flip Flop Quilt kit If you’re not ready to give up on summer just yet, how about our Flip Flop Quilt kit, which is guaranteed… Continue Reading

Gathering modern quilts in May

Gathering modern quilts in May

Rosebuds, nuts, or darling buds of May… none of them are a patch on our gathering of modern quilts in May. (See what we did there?) Here are a few recent quilt kits for all you lovers of the more modern look: Kira quilt kit The Kira quilt kit features a modern stacked design and the… Continue Reading

Quilts for mini petrolheads

Quilts for mini petrolheads

Our last giveaway featured lots of environmentally friendly bicycles for getting Around Town, but if your small people are more excited by things that run on petrol, we’ve got plenty of kits for quilts they’ll love. Here are some ideas: Stop… Go! quilt kit This new kit uses fabrics from the On Our Way collection by… Continue Reading

Quilts for Danetre Hospital

Quilts for Danetre Hospital

Many of our customers will know that here at The Bramble Patch we raise significant sums of cash each year for cancer care, primarily by supporting Macmillan, but also for other projects as well. Our staff and customers often have personal experience of cancer themselves or in their families, or of other sadly terminal diseases, so helping… Continue Reading