02 November 2007

IPS at the 2007 Knitting and Stitching Show, Dublin

We're well represented at the Knitting and Stitching Show in Dublin this year. The Society's stand was busy giving information to visitors. The quilts on display show case a selection of work from our members. See our website for full diary of events.

19 October 2007

100th Edition of IPS Newsletter

The 100th edition of our newsletter will be posted to members in the next few days. It features Irish quilts as part of the current European Quilt Association exhibition called 'My Country'. Updates from our branches and a report from the Festival of Quilts in Birmingham, UK in August are just some of the many news items. See the cover and contents. To join the Irish Patchwork Society, please visit our website for a membership form.

24 August 2007

Irish Patchwork Society - AGM & Conference

The AGM of the Irish Patchwork Society takes place on Saturday morning the 6th October. On Saturday afternoon Barbara Chainey will speak on "The Tentmakers of Cairo". A workshop on "Egyptian Appliqué" given by Barbara is on Sunday 7th October. All of this is on in the Springhills Hotel, Waterford Road, Kilkenny, Ireland.