Eastleigh College

A word of warning.  I went on Saturday last year, it was a nightmare!  Parking is abysmal and the exhibition was full of students milling around waiting to take their pieces home.  Avoid if you can and go on Thursday or Friday.  I’m learning by my mistake.

Exhibition at my old college

Well, changed venues, but the name’s the same!

Windsor School of Textiles

Opening times: Tue 10am-5pm
Wed 10am-6pm
Thu & Fri 10am-9pm
Sat 10am-5pm

The exhibition runs from 5 – 7 July at South Hill Park Arts Centre, Ringmead, Bracknell, RG12 7PA


Summer Quilt Exhibition

Minerva Quilts

July 9th – September 8th 2012

An exhibition featuring antique quilts from the collection of Pippa Moss, contemporary work by Mary Lloyd Jones, Jennifer Hollingdale and ‘Layers’ by Moderm Movement.

Also:  The Quilt Association Cash4Quilts Lucky Dip

Open daily except Sundays

10.30 – 4.30

Admission £3.50 (Concessions £3.00) Accompanied children free

Minerva Arts Centre, High Street, Llanidloes SY18 6BY

01686 413467

email: quilts@quilt.org.uk


Landscape and Legend, August

An exhibition of contemporary embroidery by Jenny Robson

Work is inspired by the landscapes of the South Pennines.

Where – Unravel, 355 Wakefield road, Denby Dale, Huddersfield, HD8 8RP – 01484 767502

When – August 1 – 31.  Monday to Saturday 09.30 – 17.00.  Phone the above number to confirm.

Please note that the website implies that access to the gallery may not be suitable for all abilities

Rock On! July – September

What?  An exhibition of textile art based on geology, by NATURAL PROGRESSION

When?  30th July – 1st September 2012

Where?  Alston Hall, Alston Lane, Longridge, Preston, PR3 3BP

Free entry, open daily 9.00am until 5.00pm, Monday to Sunday, and most evenings (telephone to make sure)

01772 784661


Quilt Exhibition – June 2012

What?  Quilts and Roses

Where?  Squires Garden Centre, Badshot Lea, Badshot Lea Road, Farnham, Surrey, GU9 9 JX.  Telephone 01252 333666

When?  Saturday and Sunday 23rd and 24th June 2012

See the quilts amongst a festival of roses.  Well worth a visit.