Retreat 2013 Workshop Gill Turley

Gill Turley: Patchworker, Quilter, Teacher and Writer.

Gill lives in the UK and shares her time between her home in Surrey and in the Charente-Maritime, France. Gill has exhibited both nationally and internationally and is best known for her country quilts. She has a great passion for simple quilts from the past.

Friday 11.00 am to 5.00pm
Take Ten Shirts

At this class students will be shown how to work with shirting/dress materials, plains, stripes and checks. You may like to work on just one project or you can try a variety of techniques to see what can be created from these everyday fabrics.

Saturday 10.00am to 4.00pm 

A Thousand Pyramids Design using equilateral triangles

Working with these triangles can sometimes be difficult. At this workshop you will be shown some quick and easy ways to cut and piece the triangles resulting in a streamlined look with perfectly matched points.

You will make a wall-hanging or small quilt measuring 94cm x 96cm (36.5″x 37.5″)