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SEMINAR PROGRAMME, FARNBOROUGH 2019.


There are still places available for the Seminar on the Saturday and Sunday Sessions.

                                              Booking Form here

                            Please see below for the detailed programme.


                               Farnborough 25 – 27 OCTOBER 2019

                                         SEMINAR PROGRAMME


FRIDAY 25 OCTOBER 

Study Sessions Crafts Study Centre, Farnham


Farnborough Holiday Inn

15:30 – 18:00 BQSG Committee Meeting

19:30  Evening meal


SATURDAY 26 OCTOBER

Farnborough Holiday Inn

10:00  Welcome

Introduction: Bridget Long, Chair BQSG Research Panel

10:15   Rustic Renaissance: The Haslemere Peasants Art Movement

            Catherine Eyre

11:15  Tea/Coffee

11:30  Paupers, Penitents and Potentates: An Investigation of the Symbolism and Meaning in Some Patchwork Garments

           Paper presenter: Celia Eddy

12:30  Lunch

13:45  Diana Harrison, University of the Creative Arts Farnham

14:45  The Bosley Coverlet and other British Signature Quilts and Coverlets

           Paper presenter: Anne Jeater

15:30  Tea/Coffee

16.00  Show and Tell

19:30  Evening Meal 


SUNDAY 27th OCTOBER

Holiday Inn

09:30  Introduction: Bridget Long, Chair BQSG Research Panel

09:45  Domestic Needlework and the Sacred Liturgy: The Wardour Patchwork Chasuble and Maniple

           Paper presenter: Bridget Long

10:30  Tea/Coffee

11:00  Spennymoor Research Group

  Research in progress

12.00  Show and Tell of Rural Industries Bureau Quilts and Templates

12:50  Closing Remarks:

13:00  Lunch

Delegates depart after lunch

(Programme subject to unavoidable late changes only)