JUDY FAIRLESS

www.judyfairless.co.uk

EXHIBITIONS

2016

Connection at Quilts UK (Malvern) and Quiltfest, Llangollen

Breakaway at Nantwich Museum

2015

Iceni in CQ Elements challenge at Festival of Quilts

Connection at Rhyl Library and Pierhead Gallery, Cardiff

2014

Connection at Minerva Summer Exhibition, Llanidloes

Connection at the Needle Museum, Redditch (guest artist for Cwilt Cymru)

Prague patchwork meeting and various other venues

2013

Horizons CQ challenge at Festival of Quilts

‘Pilgrimage’ challenge for Region 13 at Bangor Cathedral

2012

CQ@10 Festival of Quilts and various other venues into 2013

Journal Quilts, Sewing for Pleasure NEC and other venues

2011

Poetry In Stitches, National Needlework Archive. ICHF exhibitions. First prize in professional section

2010

Celtic Connections, Quiltfest, Llangollen

Journal Quilts,Sewing for Pleasure, NEC

2009

Journal Quilts inspired by their exhibition of Islamic Ceramics. Hanley. First prize at the Potteries Museum;

Thin Blue Line at Loch Lomond Quilt Show and Minerva Summer Exhibition

2008

Thin Blue Line , Dudley Museum and Art Gallery

CQ Journal Quilt Project at Sewing for Pleasure, NEC and National Quilt Championships, Sandown

2007

A Stitch in Time (QGBI) Staircase House, Stockport and ICHF shows

2006

Fissures, Contemporary Quilt, Festival of Quilts, NEC, Birmingham

Nature in Art, Glos.

2005

Contemporary Quilts – Heritage Inspiration, Festival of Quilts, NEC, Birmingham

2002

Transforming Tradition, QGBI 8th National Exhibition, Crossley Gallery, Dean Clough, England

2000

Sydney Quilt Festival, Australia; 6th European patchwork meeting, Val D’Argent, France

1999

Under The Covers, Festival of Quilts, Lords, London

1992

Quilts UK, Malvern. 3rd in themed category

1991

Hertfordshire Wildlife Trust, Letchworth. 1st prize
PUBLICATIONS

Article in Sewing World magazine June 2013

Article in Stitch magazine June/July 2013

Article in Modern Quilting magazine November 2012

Articles published online for Quiltwow, a web-based workshop 2009

A chapter in The Quilters’ Guild Collection: Contemporary Quilts, Heritage Inspiration, David and Charles 2005

A chapter on Seminole Quilts in The Quilters Handbook, New Holland 1999

Various articles in The Quilter

Articles in Popular Patchwork 2008/9

MEMBER OF

Quilters’ Guild of the British Isles

Contemporary Quilt

Embroiderers’ Guild

Breakaway

Cwilt Cymru

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