2017 Programme

Meetings are held on the second Thursday of the month at Newport Parish Church Centre, Town Lane, Newport at 7.30pm.


Annual Subscription £22
Non-members £5 (per meeting)

Workshops – Mainland tutor £20

Island tutor £15

Skills Sharing Day £5


Programme 2017        


March 9                      Nancy Adamek  – English Paper Piecing – So much more than just Hexagons!

                                    ( linapatchwork.com)        

March 10                    Workshop – Hand pieced 3D balls or Chicks




April  6           Angela Madden – History of a quilter – me!(angelamadden.com)

April 7             Workshop – Angela  Madden’s Decorative Edges



Any type of quilt can be enhanced by the addition of a good border. Edges which are shaped carry the eye around the quilt and add interest.

There are many techniques, all easy and fast which can add this effect and they can also be used to give a new twist to patterns within the quilt,

techniques such as ‘Wiggles’, ‘Curves’, ‘Stacked curves’, ‘Points’, ‘Scallops’ and ‘Clamshells’ will be  covered and samples made for future reference



May 11          Ricky van Well & Janet Morsman – A Quilter’s Dream

May 12          Workshop – Pieced and appliqued bag or table runner


June 8            Summer party                                  

June 9              Workshop – Jane Mills Cyanotype Dying              


 June 16 – 18  Exhibition in the Methodist Church, Garfield Road, Ryde.


July 13        Janet McCallum – How did I get here? (janetmccallumdesign.co.uk)

July 14        Workshop – Confetti Creations


August – no meeting

Sep 14              Jan Hassard – Colour and Illusion  (janhassard.co.uk)               

Sep 15              Workshop – Jan Hassard Undulations



Oct 12            Jennie Rayment  – Totally tucked up. (jennierayment.com)

Oct13              Jennie Rayment      – Twitch, twiddle and tweak



Nov 9              Andrew Wilson Jenne. Costumier  to Convent Garden. 

Nov10             Island workshop – Alison Peters


Dec 14            AGM .. American Supper with Show and Tell

Dec 15           Workshop with Lesley Hurrell       


Coach Trips

25 June      Sandown

11 Nov        Kent


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