Monthly Archives: April 2011

Photos from Sheena Norquay’s Workshop

Fabulous, creative fun was has by all at Sheena Norquay‘s Shining Circle’s one-day workshop, held at Aros.

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Photos by Jenny

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Bag or Box Project

This week’s project is something quick and fun, which only takes an hour from choosing the fabric! Contact Jenny if you haven’t had the instructions by email.

Is it is box or is it a bag quilt project by Jennifer Lewis of Skye Wuilters

Is it is box or is it a bag?

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Dates for Your Quilting Diaries

Monday 11 April 2011 Meeting will be all about Jelly Roll quilts, making two quilts from one Jelly Roll. Contact Jenny for project instructions.

Jelly Roll Quilts by Jennifer Lewis Skye Quilters

Jelly Roll Quilts by Jennifer Lewis

End of Term Lunch has been booked for Monday 25th April at the Callie. Cost £13. Contact Ruby.

Kaleidoscope Quilt Day on Monday 2nd May 2011 at Aros. Cost £5. Contact Jenny. The day is open to everyone; the project will a kaleidoscope quilt. Remember to bring your fabrics!

Not to forget 16th April 2011 with Sheena (machine quilting and stencilling).

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Monday Boutis Meeting

Monday’s meeting was all about Boutis, with instructions and a pattern from Jenny. Boutis was known in 13th century Sicily, first appeared in Provence in the 16th century, becoming widespread in the 17C. The name Boutis comes from a Provencal word meaning “to stuff”.

All-white Boutis needlecase by Jennifer Lewis

All-white Boutis needlecase by Jennifer Lewis

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