The Great NZ Quilt Show

I’m getting excited!  May is on its way and with it, The Great NZ Quilt Show! The Great NZ Quilt Show is being run by Aotearoa Quilters, our national association, and promises to be several days of wonderful quilt related activities.  This is the inaugural show and it is envisaged that it will be held …read more….

Auckland Festival of Quilts 2015 – Hand quilting

I was lucky enough to visit the Auckland  Festival of Quilts 2015 over the weekend.  There were plenty of gorgeous quilts on display, and the new venue had better lighting and more space in which to view them to their full potential.  There were a few trends I noted and I’m going to talk about one of …read more….

Tips for attending a large Quilt Show

Carol from Carols Quilts in New Zealand recently attended the October Brisbane Quilt and Craft Fair. She offered some wonderful advice for New Zealanders visiting an Australian Quilt Show. I am sure they also might be useful for Australians visiting New Zealand too 😉 And in fact anyone attending a large Quilt show. What is your …read more….