CRAFTING, CREATIVITY, CULTURE

Popping up at #CNL14!

I am delighted to announce that this year The Patchwork Quill will be participating in Culture Night Lisburn! Culture Night is now only one week away, and on the night the PQ is hosting a pop-up, celebrating culture, crafting and creativity, in the R-Space Gallery between 6.30 and 8.30pm. Culture My other half and super-talented… Continue reading Popping up at #CNL14!

CREATIVITY

Shortlisted!

I'm delighted to announce that, having been nominated for Best Arts and Culture Blog and Best Craft Blog in the 2014 Blog Awards Ireland, The Patchwork Quill has made it through to the shortlist in both of these categories! I'm absolutely thrilled. The Quill has been nominated in each of the previous two years of the awards, and reached… Continue reading Shortlisted!

CREATIVITY

Shortlisted!

I'm delighted to announce that, having been nominated for Best Arts and Culture Blog and Best Craft Blog in the 2014 Blog Awards Ireland, The Patchwork Quill has made it through to the shortlist in both of these categories!
 

CREATIVITY

The real live lounge: Lisburn Live Sessions

Every Tuesday you can now experience a local live music night with a difference. The Lisburn Sessions is a weekly free online broadcast of live, original music performed by some of Northern Ireland's best up-and-coming bands and artists. Here's a quick snippet of the session, featuring Ian Baxter on guitar and vocals, with Oliver Lindsey Crangle… Continue reading The real live lounge: Lisburn Live Sessions

CRAFTING, CREATIVITY, CULTURE

Nominated – thank you!

I'm delighted to announce that The Patchwork Quill has been nominated in two categories of this year's Blog Awards Ireland. This is the third year of the awards and the PQ has been lucky to be nominated in both previous years, reaching the shortlist in 2012. This year we're on the longlist for the Best… Continue reading Nominated – thank you!

CREATIVITY

Nominated – thank you!

I'm delighted to announce that The Patchwork Quill has been nominated in two categories of this year's Blog Awards Ireland. This is the third year of the awards and the PQ has been lucky to be nominated in both previous years, reaching the shortlist in 2012.
 

CRAFTING, Read of The Month

Read of the Month: The Great British Sewing Bee – Sew Your Own Wardrobe

Welcome to Magazine of the Month in its new, improved incarnation! A monthly magazine review proved to be an over-ambitious feature idea (even for this mag addict), plus there are so many other types of inspiring reading material out there for those with arty interests and crafting curiosity. So books, blogs, newsletters, websites, e-zines, magazines, pamphlets, papers and… Continue reading Read of the Month: The Great British Sewing Bee – Sew Your Own Wardrobe

CRAFTING, Read of The Month

Read of the Month: The Great British Sewing Bee – Sew Your Own Wardrobe

Welcome to Magazine of the Month in its new, improved incarnation! A monthly magazine review proved to be an over-ambitious feature idea (even for this mag addict), plus there are so many other types of inspiring reading material out there for those with arty interests and crafting curiosity. So books, blogs, newsletters, websites, e-zines, magazines, pamphlets, papers and papyrus... each month I'll be recommending a read.
 

CREATIVITY

Blog Awards Ireland

It's that time of year again already - the Blog Awards Ireland nominations have opened! This is the third outing for the awards that champion blogging creativity across the island of Ireland, and The Patchwork Quill has been lucky enough to be shortlisted in both previous years. If you would like to nominate any of Ireland's… Continue reading Blog Awards Ireland

CREATIVITY

Blog Awards Ireland

It's that time of year again already - the Blog Awards Ireland nominations have opened!

This is the third outing for the awards that champion blogging creativity across the island of Ireland, and The Patchwork Quill has been lucky enough to be shortlisted in both previous years.