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Spotlight on Eszter Bornemisza

SPOTLIGHT ON ESZTER BORNEMISZA With just over a week to go until The Festival of Quilts we caught up with Eszter Bornemisza  to talk about what we could expect to find in her gallery at festival of Quilts this year. Q:

Spotlight on Leslie Levy

SPOTLIGHT ON LESLIE LEVY Leslie Levy is the Executive Director of the International Quilt Study Center & Museum at the University of Nebraska. We caught up with Leslie to talk about the importance of quilting, why the museum has such

Spotlight on Michael James

SPOTLIGHT ON MICHAEL JAMES We are super excited to be joined by US artist and educator Michael James at this year’s Festival of Quilts. Michael will be bringing his quilt gallery ‘Constructed Textiles: New and Recent’ as well as providing

Spotlight on India Flint

SPOTLIGHT ON INDIA FLINT Ahead of this year’s Festival of Quilts we caught up with textile artist India Flint to find out all about her latest exhibition ‘Incomplete journeys’. Q: India, you’re a lady of many talents – an acclaimed

We Won!

WE WON! It’s official the Festival of Quilts is now an award winning show! Last week we attended the Exhibition News Awards – which celebrates excellence in the live events industry and scooped the prize for Best Consumer Show. The Best

Spotlight on Nancy Crow

SPOTLIGHT ON NANCY CROW With just 2 weeks to go until The Festival of Quilts returns to the NEC, Birmingham we have teamed up with Artist Nancy Crow for a exclusive interview. Nancy tells us about her quilting journey and

Exclusive Interview with Ricky Tims

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH RICKY TIMS Check out the exclusive interview below with Quilting Legend Ricky Tims who will be joining us at this year’s Festival of Quilts. Learn from the beginning how Ricky got into quilting and what he will

100 Top Quilting Tips

100 TOP QUILTING TIPS Breaking news, there is only 100 days left until this year’s Festival of Quilts! To celebrate we’ve teamed up with The Quilters’ Guild and have picked the brains of quilters from around the globe to bring you these

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