Category Archives: Quilting

Our 40th Season begins on Sat 1st Sept

When a very, very, very young Deborah Baillie decided to start a quilting guild, little did she realise how big it would grow. Nor could she have realised how popular it would be, becoming Northern Ireland’s largest patchwork Guild. That … Continue reading

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Crafting Live Belfast. Titanic Exhibition Centre. Thurs 26th April to Sat 28th April

Crafting Live Belfast  The Northern Ireland Patchwork Guild will be present at the Crafting Live Show in the Titanic Exhibition Centre, Our stand shall be displaying work produced by our members on the theme ‘Dive into your Stash!’ Our Chair, … Continue reading

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Galloping towards Saturday Sept 2nd

We’ve had a  somewhat wet summer here in Northern Ireland, fortunately we can always find  plenty to do as we are gallop towards our first 2017 – 18 Guild meeting on Saturday 2nd September. August is Craft Month and  we … Continue reading

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Hands Across the Border Exhibition, “Aurora” 2017, comes to the North of Ireland

Yes, we are getting very excited about the Hands Across the Border exhibition coming to the beautiful setting of the Island Arts Centre, Lisburn.     It had a successful showing in Dublin, where it was exhibited in the Custom House Quay, … Continue reading

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Link to Jayne Mcclenaghan’s Blog: “Busy times for the NI Patchwork Guild”

Jayne has posted a great summary of what’s been happening with NIPG, so here’s a link to her blog. You might want to see what she’s up to in Mount Stewart. Would love to know how she finds the time … Continue reading

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Michele Hill’s Beatrix Potter quilt is now on display in Hill Top, Cumbria. 

This blog  posting comes from C&T Publishing who published, Michele Hill’s beautiful book entitled:  ‘Stitching with Beatrix Potter’.  Posted by Deirdre Quirk on March 23, 2017. Deirdre Quirk writes: Planning a visit to Hill Top, Beatrix Potter’s farmhouse, today a … Continue reading

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Letter from Brenda & link to Jayne McClenagh’s report on the Jennie Rayment Visit

First the letter from Brenda… Hello Members and Friends It was lovely to see so many of you at the November meeting we had over 60 people to here Jennie Rayment. Jennie is full of life and gave us a … Continue reading

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Bits and Bobs

Looking forward to the Stack ‘n Whack workshop being given by Ann Blachford on Friday 18th November. Our next meeting is on Saturday 3rd  December.  Please get in touch if you’re interested in joining us for the first time.   We’ve … Continue reading

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Reaching Out

Anne James reporting  on our September Meeting. [If anyone is willing to take a few photos and provide an update of our events, please contact us.] The September meeting was called ‘Reaching Out’, referring to our interaction with communities. Lydia Black, … Continue reading

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