Exhibitors 2021

We would like to welcome all the groups and individuals who are joining us at
British Quilt & Stitch Village 2020 on the 17th – 19th April & now 18th – 20th Septmeber
Rescheduled to 16th, 17th & 18th April 2021

All Directions

Our exhibition shows work completed by ‘All Directions’, a creative stitched textiles group who meet fortnightly in Lichfield to learn and explore new techniques to incorporate into their own work.  If you would like to know more about the group, then please contact the tutor Jane Lockley.  Jane@fairwayss.co.uk

Angie’s Patchwork & Quilting Shop

Scrap-Itty-Do-Dahs

Don’t discard your left overs, scraps or small pieces, save your ‘ugly’ fabrics … see what you could make.  Lots of ideas for using your stash, including the ever popular Crumb Piecing Technique.

Angiequilts.blogspot.com

Bookart

Bound Together

Meeting on a regular basis, we individually create books that demonstrate a wide and eclectic mix of stitch and mixed media. We transpose the ordinary humble book into a feast of design, texture and colour.

Ilzesmith369@btinternet.com

Cathy Reavy

Threads Workshops

Cathy runs a broad range of hand embroidery workshops in the beautiful Peak District village of Alstonefield near Ashbourne.  Gaining inspiration from her travels around the world, Cathy develops her own designs, which she teaches others to re-create on her workshops using traditional techniques.

www.threadsworkshops.co.uk

Carole Holme

The Natural World in Goldwork and Silk Shading

‘The Natural World in Goldwork and Silk Shading’ celebrates the creativity and expertise of Carole’s Goldwork group, which meets at Ticknall in Derbyshire.  In addition to Goldwork, the exhibits showcase other hand embroidery techniques such as Stumpwork and Silk Shading. Carole’s aim is to inspire and promote hand embroidery techniques through teaching, demonstrating and exhibiting.

www.caroleholme.co.uk

Cinnabar

Petals, Pods & Seeds

Staffordshire Stand

Petals, Pods and Seeds in Pattern, Print and Stitch.

Cinnabar: Judith Burnett, Liz Duck, Francine Wilkins, Julie Williams.

Judith.g.burnett@gmail.com

Crazy Mary Crafts

Staffordshire Stand

Crazy Mary Crafts provides textile workshops and residential stitching weekends; plus school projects and community based textile art.  Many of Mary’s projects are also available as kits to complete at home.

www.crazymarycrafts.co.uk

Drawn2Stitch

Crossing Boundaries

Drawn2Stitch are an East Midlands based group of embroidery, textile and mixed media artists.  The exhibition consists of recent work including their latest project entitled Crossing Boundaries which was exhibited at the Fashion and Textiles show at the NEC in 2019.  It includes varied and unusual pieces relating to crossing boundaries in gender, landscape, conservation, archaeology and the structure of the display pieces themselves.

suellapostles@gmail.com

Eclectica Textile Artists

Cloth, Cloth, Stitch

We are a group of nine, united by a love of fabric and stitch, working independently to create contemporary stitched textiles.  Our name reflects our work as a collective, varied in process, scale and concept.

www.eclecticatextileartists.co.uk

Embroiderers Guild

The Embroiders Guild welcomes everyone with an interest in any area of embroidery.  Find your local branch for monthly meetings, talks and workshops. 

www.embroiderersguild.com

Guild of Silk Painters

An Introduction to the excitement of Silk Painting

Exhibition Hall

The Guild of Silk Painters is a non-profit organisation who meet where and whenever possible to share knowledge and promote the art of silk painting in all its many guises.

www.silkpainters-guild.co.uk

Jeudis

Connected by Thread

This eclectic exhibition explores diversity of individual styles and visions in the development of traditional textile crafts as art, through consideration of form, line, colour, shape and perspective, with thread as the common factor.

Karen Lane

The Fabric and Fibre of Nature

Karen Lane is a mixed media Textile Artist and Feltmaker based in North Lincolnshire.  Nature provides an unending source of inspiration for her work, from trees and leaves to fossils and pond objects.  Karen teaches a variety of workshops in both Textiles and Feltmaking in the UK and in France. 

www.lincsinstitches.com

Louise Claire Textiles

ECO Fabrics

Louise Claire brings to the 2020 show a beautiful selection of Eco Fabrics, hand dyed French lace, craft packs and Lavender seeds.  For upcycling inspiration on repurposing fabric for craft projects come and visit us.

www.louiseclaire.co.uk

Material Girls

The Quiet of the Night

We are a group of friends who have an interest in many genres, but our main aim is to enjoy ourselves.  We have a real mixture of talents and skills which are aided by guest tutors and knowledge gained from external workshops.  Each year we have a project where members produce an item from a pack of identical materials on a given theme.  Over the years our themes have included Stately Homes, Happy Moments, Communication and Films.  Last year our theme, which we exhibited, was Gates and this year it will be ‘In the Quiet of the Night’.

John_jenny_hall@hotmail.com

Project Linus

Project Linus UK is a network of needle workers who make new patchwork quilts.  These are given as a gift to sick, traumatised and needy children to give them a sense of comfort and security.

www.projectlinus.org.uk

Ros Peedle

Come and Stitch Demonstrations

Demonstrations of Kogin and Sashiko Japanese Stitching.  Both of these stitches can br used to decorate quilted and other items.  Some small kits will be available to purchase should you wish to try these skills.

Ros.peedle@live.co.uk

Sew Happy Patchwork & Quilting Classes

What’s on @ Sew Happy

Escape to a world of colour and texture.  Relax and meet new friends, learn a skill while creating gifts for family and friends, or furnishing your home with matching accessories.  Learn Patchwork and Quilting techniques by making.

www.patchworkquiltingclasses.co.uk

The Quilters Guild Modern Quilt Group

The Bloomfield Coverlet and More

The Modern Quilt Group were asked to make a 20 inch square quilt inspired by any part of the Coverlet or anything it evokes.  Other exhibits are made by members of the Modern Quilt Group from Region 11 of the Quilters Guild.

https://modern-quilt.quiltersguild.org.uk

Traverse

Senses

Traverse is a group of textile artists, working with varied styles, mediums and techniques, our name evolved from looking or moving sideways, finding different perspectives.  ‘Senses’ (2020) explores our individual approaches to the sensory world in felt, paint, print and stitch.

www.traversetextileart.uk

UN:Hinged

Permission Taken

UN:Hinged are 4 Shropshire based mixed media artists, with a joint love of textiles.  In ‘Permission Taken’, the follow up exhibition to ‘Permission Granted’, the group have continued to develop a body of work in their own unique visual style and language.  The exhibition includes a 3D Challenge piece.

unhingedarttextile@gmail.com

West Bridgford Embroiderers’ Guild

2020 Vision – Close to Home

2020 Vision, Close to Home – perfect eyesight or a reference to the year 2020?  We felt this title gave plenty of scope to inspire a variety of interesting work.

wbeg.org.uk

Wymeswold Threads

Starting Out

Wymeswold Threads is a newly formed group whose members have a broad range of experiences.  We create textile art using a wide variety of materials and techniques.  Our exhibition is characterised by its diversity and imagination – thread is our common theme.

janetdonnell@hotmail.com

Interested in exhibiting with us?
Please download the form from this page and fill in the form by hand and scan or send back to us. We have included a PDF version for printing & scanning and also a Word version if you’d like to return electronically.
Address: Nikki Reeves, TPL Exhibitions Ltd, Units 8-12 Willow End Park, Blackmore Park Road, Malvern, WORCS, WR13 6NN
We will contact you personally to discuss your exhibition and where your displays will be positioned when we have received your form.  We will consider each application for inclusion at the show but cannot guarantee that all applications will be successful.
If you have any queries regarding being an exhibitor do feel free to e-mail Nikki Reeves, Show Manager at info@quiltandstitchvillage.com.

Who exhibited with us previously?

View our list of past exhibitors

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