Welcome to Quilting Tales brought to you by Bernina UK! An ongoing series of video interviews with incredible quilters who would like to share their story and their passions!
The first video in this series explores the inspiration behind Sheena Norquay’s quilt, “Stitching through the Decades”. Highly experienced and successful quilter Sheena talks us through each section of her beautiful quilt that represents every decade of sewing in her life to date, from the 1960’s to 2010’s! Discover the techniques she has used along the way and enjoy this insight into a quilters history.
The second video explores the inspiration behind Richard Kenyon’s quilt, “First Night”. Richard explains the inspiration behind his impressive first ever quilt, how he dyed the fabrics himself and tells us his own interesting journey into quilting as a stress buster!
The third amazing installment explores the inspiration behind Melanie Missin-Keating’s wonderful quilt, “Through the Sands of Time”. Melanie highlights quilting techniques such as faux trapunto, tells us about her own personal quilting journey and just how inspiring the community is.
Linda Seward’s incredible quilt, “Jack of all Seasons” is showcased in the fourth video interview. Linda discusses techniques such as thread painting, why the global quilting community is so important and tells us about her own personal quilting journey.
Mary Mayne’s award winning quilt is featured in the fifth video (and also here at SWN), “Give me the Time” (Winner of The Quilter’s Guild Challenge 2018, presented at The Festival of Quilts). Mary discusses the techniques used and tells us about her own personal quilting journey.
This video series was filmed by Bernina UK at The Festival of Quilts 2018.