Exhibitions at Cowslip
“Christopher Wilson-Tate” the long time passionate collector and dealer of antique quilts since he was 16 years old, in his native Northumberland, now 4 decades later, is excited to announce a Summer Exhibition of some of his Antique Quilts at Cowslip Workshops from 13th July to 28th July 2019, £2 entry fee.
He has sold over 15,000 antique quilts in that time and has a private collection of over 900 antique quilts dating from the 1740’s to the 1970’s, it is going to be a great summer exhibition at Cowslip to enjoy and look forward to.
There will be supper served from 5pm on the evening of the 13th July, when Christopher will be in the barn chatting about his quilts until 8pm.
Cafe bookings advisable tel: 01566 772839.
Thank you to those who have already donated 12.5" blocks and quilt tops in preparation for our quiltathon, please keep them coming, all quilts will be donated to St Petrocs Charity for the Homeless in Cornwall. The quiltathon will run from Monday 15th - Thursday 18th July. All volunteers are welcome to come and sew the blocks together, have a laugh and a chocolate or 2!!!!
There will be lot's happening, including the wonderful Christopher Wilson Tate exhibition of amazing antique quilts on at the same time plus demonstrations and pop up stalls in the barn and workshop... so plenty to keep you occupied.
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