World Textile Day – Minerva, Wales 15th March

One for your spring diaries perhaps? The Quilt Association is in a very beautiful part of Wales.  The drive to it is through Snowdonia National Park – very special. It’s not too far from Portmeirion either.

World Textile Day 2014

15 March 2014

The Spirit of the Cloth.

Exhibition of stitched, printed, embroidered and woven textiles, costumes and artefacts from around the world. Six specialist world textile traders.

11am lecture – John Gillow: Textiles of the Islamic World.

2pm lecture – Martin Conlan: Sacred and Spiritual Textiles of South West China.

Free admission. £2 per lecture, tickets at the door.