Please note that my email address has change to
I am available as a speaker, at the moment giving talks via Zoom. Please see an example of my Zoom talks at
https://youtu.be/EkeWdYX2DT4 I give a variety of talks, not just on patchwork and quilting. My most popular talk by far is Knickers! The History of Underwear. This takes people back along memory lane. Any donations I receive are then Gift Aided to the local Air Ambulance.
If you know anyone who is thinking about taking up patchwork, quilting or appliqué, but not sure whether it is for them, do please suggest they take a look at
where you will find access to two helpful booklets.
9 Steps to Begin Beautiful Patchwork and Quilting is a 40-page booklet containing clear, easily understood wording and numerous full colour photos. If you know someone who is thinking of venturing into the world of patchwork and quilting, here they will find all they need to make the right decisions on how they can move forward and quickly create their own beautiful pieces of textile art
Discover the Amazing World of Appliqué is a 68-page book showing how appliqué is a great way to experiment, creating something truly original, and that is easily accessible to both beginners and experienced sewers alike.
For either of these booklets, just go to: