The Mastery: Sustaining Momentum exhibition curated by international quilt artist Nancy Crow will be shown for the first time in Europe at The Festival of Quilts. The gallery features new, bold, large scale works by twelve master quilters will be shown, including a number of pieces made by Nancy Crow herself.
The show also hosts a further 29 professionally curated quilt galleries by leading textile artists.
Textile superstars Kaffe Fassett, Brandon Mabley and Anna Maria Horner are joining us at this year's Festival of Quilts. Come along and pick their brains to answer all your quilting questions, and get yourself a signed copy of their latest books.
The Festival of Quilts is home to the largest quilting competition in Europe with a magnificent display of over 700 competition quilts. Thousands of you, from the beginner quilters to the quilting veterans got involved. Come and view this years entries and vote for your favourite quilt in our Visitor's choice competition.
The Festival of Quilts is the perfect place to learn a new quilting technique or master an existing skill. The show boosts over 270 different workshops between its Academy classes, Quick and Easy workshops and quilting demos. You can listen to experts in our lecture programme, see the artists in action at The Creative Textile Studio. Or test your quilting knowledge at this year’s brand new Quilting Quiz.