Local Groups in East Sussex - contact details
Key: A = Group Affiliated to the Quilters' Guild N = New members welcome S = Speakers are invited to the group W = Waiting list in operation
The above information is added (where known – but do phone to check)
1066 Quilters N S A
Meet : Battle, Nr Hastings, (Eve & PM)
1st Monday of each month, 6.30-9pm
3rd Monday of the month,, 1-4pm
Contact: Hilary Armfield 07784 893995 firstname.lastname@example.org
We enjoy all kinds of stitching with an emphasis on patchwork and quilting. We hold occasional workshops with speakers, often drawing on the extensive skills and experience of our members, and complete charity projects each year
Burwash Quilters 2012 N A S
Meet: every Monday 10am - 1pm (except August)
Contact: Jan Strong
We hold a couple of workshops with visiting tutors throughout the year for members, and hold a quilt show every 2 or 3 years.
Bexhill on Sea
Cabin Quilters N S
Meet: Every Wednesday in term time, 7-9 pm
Contact: Angela Lawrence 01424 731034
Group of 15, max
20. Sometimes outside speakers, demos
and lessons. Challenges twice a year.
Bexhill on Sea
Sanditon Quilters W A
Meet: Twice a month on Wednesdays,one afternoon, one all day 10- 4 p m
Contact: Christine Foord 01424 430085
Brighton - Peacehaven
Downland Quilters N S A
Meet: 1st Thursdayof each month except January, August and December. 7 for 7.30pm
Contact: Susan Clements
Mixture of speakers and in-house projects. We have friendly days and workshops on 4th Saturday of the month. Very mixed group with beginners and more advanced quilters.
Crowborough Fat Quarters N S A
Meet: Tuesday evenings, 7.15-9.15 p.m
Contact: Dorothy Thompson 01892 665598
We occasionally have a speaker and usually a project taught by someone in the group.
Sunflower Quilters N S A
Meet: 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of most months from 2 - 4.30pm.
Contact: Libby Tavener 01825 760027
Old Town Quilters N S A
Meet: 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month from 2 - 4.30pm at Community Wise, Ocklynge Road, Old Town, Eastbourne, BN21 1PY.
Contact: Sandy Medway 07710-309893 Chairman
Workshops (in-house or
well-known quilters). Speakers on a
variety of topics. Linus quilts.
Meet: Monday fortnightly
Contact: Sue Trangmar 01323 848894
Ouse Valley Quilters, W S
Meet: 2nd Tuesday of the month, 7.30pm (except August)
70+ members. 9 sub-groups meeting
in each others houses. Exhibition every
2nd year. 8 workshops a year of varying
levels. Website has proved very
successful in recruiting and keeping members informed.
Heffle Quilters N S A
Meet: Tuesdays, 11-3 pm
Contact: Sheila Rayner 01435 863136
Weekly meetings, at
least 2 challenges a year, speakers on Tuesay afternoons & several
workshops throughout the year. Ongoing projects throughout the year.
QGBI Yahoo Group, internet forum for QG members
Meet: Monday, fortnightly
Contact: Amanda Richardson 01323 843215