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Quilt Association

The Quilt Association promotes quilting and patchwork from its base at The Minerva Arts Centre in Llanidloes, Mid Wales.

We are a registered charity, run in the main, by volunteers, and we focus on the following activities:

Caring for our collection of antique quilts, many of which are from the local area.

Holding an annual summer exhibition, featuring antique and contemporary quilts.

Providing an education programme including a Level 2 Certificate in Patchwork and Appliqué as well as a full programme of textile workshops.

The Minerva Arts Centre, with its two large galleries and accessible facilities, is used for other exhibitions, textile, crafts and arts related throughout the remainder of the year. The galleries are available for hire, and they are popular with other organisations for workshops, lectures and courses.

Creative services

Patchwork, quiliting and other textile courses

A programme of six-week courses of introduction to patchwork, an annual intake for City and Guilds Patchwork and Quilting Level 2Certificate, and regular one day workshops in all aspects of textiles, from sewing machine use to dyeing and embellishment

Contact Details

The Minerva Arts Centre
Llanidloes
Powys
SY18 6BY

01686 413467