Festival of Quilts 5

This is the last post from me for this year about the Festival.  It seems everyone is talking about quilts, not least because they heard about the Festival on the radio.  Chris Evans who has a morning talk show on BBC Radio 2 did an interview with Helen Marriott on the subject on 11 August 2017. He seemed astonished that visitors might spend a whole … Continue reading Festival of Quilts 5

Festival of Quilts 4

This quilt is entitled ‘Two Hearts’ as in ‘Two hearts are better than one’ by Bruce Springsteen. At the Festival of Quilts it was entered in the ‘Contemporary’ category. It’s a large double quilt designed for a modern interior. I plan to write a pattern for this in the next few weeks. The two central hearts and the border are done in creams, greys and … Continue reading Festival of Quilts 4