This event takes place on 8th May 2021 from 10:00am to 12:30pm and will take place at Virtual event via Zoom, live on your sofa. It is a Guild event being organised by Quilters Guild Region 4, Paula Skillin .Region 4 will be hosting a Trunk Show by John Cole-Morgan of the Beginner’s Quilt Emporium on the 8 May 2021. This is a virtual event via Zoom, live on your sofa.The Trunk Show will include his first quilt and around twenty to thirty quilt tops that he has made. There will be a sneak peek of what he is working on at the moment.John will then demonstrate how to load a quilt on to the quilting frame and how to set out the quilt on the frame, choosing the threads, backing thread and the actual process of starting a quilt as well as the stitching out of a quilt on a long arm quilting machine. Afterwards John will answer any questions about his quilting journey.John Cole-Morgan is a quilter based in Tring, Hertfordshire. He is the founder and owner of The Beginner’s Quilt Emporium, established in 2018. The Beginner’s Quilt Emporium has been nominated for several awards, including Best Independent Haberdashery (South East England) in 2019 and won Best Independent Haberdashery (East of England) and Top 5 Sewing Workshop Provider (UK) in 2020. John has showcased his expertise in sewing and quilting on Kirsty’s Handmade Christmas (2018, Channel 4), The Wonderful World of Crafting (2019, Channel 5) and on Sewing Street (2020).
The event will open at 10am with the talk scheduled to start at 10.30 am. This is a virtual event. Please book using this form, which should be emailed or sent to the Treasurer, Paula Skillin. A link and instructions will be sent closer to the date. Guild Members £6 and Non-members £9.