Knitting ‘n’ Stitching Show

One big textile event in Ireland is Knitting ‘n’ Stitching show. I had two quilts in Irish Patchwork Society‘s stand and One in Cork Textile Network‘s.

On the left is my Firefly which I made to entre European quilt championship but the show was cancelled. Anyway, she’s got some public appearance.


And my Ring at Contemporary/modern quilt section 🙂

modern IPS

Some of my favourites.

Olena’s beautiful quilt.

Olena aurora

And another.Olena 01

This is made by Sharon Hughes and it’s all painted.

Sharon Hughes

There are few of Mary Palmer‘s award winning quilts at the show and this is one of them.Mary Palmer wheel


And some from Cork Textile Network.

maura hennebry

Maura Hennebry

mary ffrench

Mary Ffrench

amanda hogan

Amanda Hogan

mary Palmer freedom

Mary Palmer and Carmel Creaner


And my favourites from Festival of Quilt 2017 winners.

FOQ winner 02

Winner Traditional Quilts – The Trouble with Magenta – Annelize Littlefair

It’s a silk whole cloth and beading was added at the inner piping.

FOQ winner 01

Minature Quilts – First Place – Measure for Measure – Philippa Nayler

This one is incredible. Applique, embroidery and quilting.

Mary Palmer Ann Kiely

Winner 2 person – Tidings – Mary Palmer and Anne Kiely

Yep I love Mary’s quilts and I can watch them all day long, no problem.