Calendar of Events

Check here regularly for the latest events in Kaffe and Brandon's busy schedule. Don't forget to visit our Newsletters page for the latest newsletter from the studio. And finally check the Latest News section of the Home page for information on items that have cropped up in between our newsletters. See immediately below for events coming up very soon.

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The Quilt Museum and Gallery, York

15th May - 5th September 2015

Ancestral Gifts Exhibition

Kaffe Fassett will be guest curating an exhibition at the Quilt Museum and Gallery in 2015. The exhibition will showcase some of Kaffe's favourite Quilts in The Quilters' Guild Collection and quilts made by him in response.

For more information please contact:

York Quilt Museum and Gallery
St Anthony's Hall,
Peasholme Green,
York, YO1 7PW
01904 613242
www.quiltmuseum.org.uk This link opens in a new window
admin@quiltersguild.org.uk

Topping & Company Booksellers of Bath

16th September 2015, 7.30 for 8pm start

Kaffe Fassett Lecture - Heritage Quilts and Brilliant Little Patchwork

Venue: The Museum of Bath at Work, Camden Works, Julian Road, Bath, BA1 2RH

Tickets: £7 - Available to purchase online here here This link opens in a new window

For more info contact:

Kathleen
The Paragon, Bath, Somerset BA1 5LS
01225 428111
www.toppingbooks.co.uk This link opens in a new window
bath@toppingbooks.co.uk

Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival, Budleigh Salterton, East Devon

17th - 20th September 2015

18th September 2015, Midday

Kaffe Fassett: "Dreaming in Colour"

Budleigh Salterton Public Hall, Station Rd. EX9 6RJ

Tickets: £9 (Obtainable via Budleigh Salterton Tourist Information Centre website, via telephone 01395 445275, post, or in person). Full details on www.budlitfest.org.uk.

For more info contact:

www.budlitfest.org.uk This link opens in a new window

USA Fall Tour 2015

11th October to 21st November 2015

Ann Arbor Sewing Center, Detroit

Sunday 11 October 2015, First Session: 9am - 1pm, Second Session: 2pm- 6pm

Kaffe Fassett Glorious Colour Lecture

Venue: Kensington Court, 610 Hilton Blvd, Ann Arbor MI 48108

Monday 12 October 2015, 9.30 am - 4.30pm

Mediterranean Hexagons Quilting Workshop with Kaffe Fassett and Brandon Mably

Venue: Kensington Court, 610 Hilton Blvd, Ann Arbor MI 48108

For tickets and more information, please contact:

Ann Arbor Sewing Center, 5235 Jackson Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48103
Tel: 734-761-3094
www.annarborsewing.com/page11/page10/index.html This link opens in a new window

Thimbles & Threads/Elaine's Quilt Block, Salt Lake City

Tuesday 13 October 2015

Kaffe Fassett Glorious Colour Lecture

Venue and time to be confirmed

Wednesday 14 October 2015

Quilting Workshop

Thursday 15 October 2015

Quilting Workshop

For tickets and more information, please contact:

Thimbles and Threads, 12215 South 900 East, Draper, UT 84020
Tel: 801-576-0390
www.thimblesandthreads.com This link opens in a new window

Elaine's Quilt Block, Salt Lake City

Friday 16 October 2015

Quilting Workshop

Saturday 17 October 2015

Quilting Workshop

For tickets and more information, please contact:

Elaine's Quilt Block, 6970 S. 3000 East, Cottong Heights, UT84121
Tel: 801-947-9100
www.elainesquiltblock.com This link opens in a new window

Quiltique, Las Vegas

Sunday 18 October 2015

Kaffe Fassett Lecture

Monday 19 October 2015

Quilting Workshop

Tuesday 20 October 2015

Quilting Workshop

For tickets and more information, please contact:

Quiltique
213 N. Stephanie Street
Henderson
NV89074
Tel: 702-563-8600
www.quiltique.com This link opens in a new window

International Quilt Festival, Houston 2015

29 October - 1 November 2015

George R. Brown Convention Center, Houston, Texas

Kaffe Fassett will be participating in various lectures and workshops during the event.

For more information, see link:

www.quilts.com/home/shows/viewer.php?page=FallFestival This link opens in a new window

A Loom with a View, Newburyport, Massachusetts

Wednesday 28 October 2015

Brandon Mably Knit Workshop

For tickets and more information, please contact:

A Loom with a View
17 Green Street
Newburyport
MA 01950
Tel: 978-463-9276
www.aloomwithaview.com This link opens in a new window

Grace Robinson, Freeport, Maine

Friday 30 October 2015

Brandon Mably Color Workshop

Venue: Harraseeket Inn in Freeport

For tickets and more information, please contact:

Grace Robinson
208 US Route One
Suite One
Freeport
Maine 04032
Tel: 207-865-6110
www.yarnandneedlepoint.com This link opens in a new window

Golden Quilt Company, Denver, Colorado

Sunday 1 November 2015, 2pm

Kaffe Fassett Lecture

Venue: The Golden Hotel, 800 11th Street, Golden Colorado

Monday 2 November 2015, 10am - 5pm

Kaffe Fassett 'Bright Squares' Workshop

Venue: The Golden Hotel, 800 11th Street, Golden Colorado

For tickets and more information, please contact:

Golden Quilt Co.
1108 Washington Ave
Golden
CO 80401
Tel: 303-277-0717
goldenquiltcompany.com/classes_new.html This link opens in a new window

Missouri Star Quilting Company, Missouri

Wednesday 4 November 2015

Quilting Workshop

Thursday 5 November

Kaffe Fassett Lecture

Friday 6 November 2015

Quilting Workshop

For tickets and more information, please contact:

Missouri Star Quilting
114 N Davis Street
Hamilton
Missouri
Tel: 507-351-5439
www.missouriquiltco.com This link opens in a new window

All in Stitches, Minneapolis

Sunday 8 November 2015, 3pm - 5pm

Kaffe Fassett Glorious Color Lecture

Monday 9 November 2015

Quilting Workshop

For tickets and more information, please contact:

All in Stitches
308 South Main St
Zumbrota
MN 55992
Tel: 507-732-4101
www.allinstitchesmn.com/shop/category/classes/ This link opens in a new window

Michener Art Museum, Doylestown, Pennsylvania, USA

14th November 2015 - 21st February 2016

Blanket Statements Exhibition: New Quilts by Kaffe Fassett and Historical Quilts from the Collection of the Quilt Museum and Gallery, York, UK

The Michener Museum is proud to be one of only two museums in the U.S. to host this stellar textile exhibition of 35 historical and contemporary quilts with trans-atlantic ties (shown in England as Ancestral Gifts).Ê The exhibition features fifteen new quilts, designed by the American-born, internationally-known textile artist Kaffe Fassett, that were created in response to fifteen historical quilts, dating from 1780 to 1949, that he selected from the collection of the !Quilt Museum and Gallery, York, UK.

For more information, see link:

www.michenermuseum.org/exhibition/blanket-statements-new-quilts-by-kaffe-fassett-and-historical-quilts-from-the-collection-of-the-quilt-museum-and-gallery-york-uk?PHPSESSID=7ooagj6iq4ik87ehpkbid1lln1 This link opens in a new window

Michener Museum, Doylestown, Pennsylvania

Sunday 15 November 2015, 10 - 5pm

Bright Squares' Patchwork Workshop with Kaffe Fassett and Liza Lucy

Venue: Edgar N. Putnam Event Pavilion

Kaffe Fassett and Liza Lucy take students through the process they use for designing their own quilts, choosing colors that work together and getting students to move out of their color comfort zone. Students cut fabric patches and arrange those pieces on a design flannel. At the end of the workshop, that they fold it Ð ready to take home and sew. This is a class for learning about color. No sewing takes place during the class. Each student will develop her/his own version of Bright Squares, one of the quilts in the exhibition. This type of quilt is easy enough for advanced beginners to make. ÊFabric will be available in class for purchase.

For tickets and more information, see link:

www.michenermuseum.org/events/?id=427 This link opens in a new window

Michener Museum, Doylestown, Pennsylvania

Sunday 15 November 2015, 10 - 5pm

'Persian Poppy' Creative Knitting Workshop with Brandon Mably

Venue: Penn Color Room

This workshop is for all levels of knitters using stocking stitch who are interested in developing their ability to use color and design. It inspires knitters to sharpen their observation of color by working from source material and a wide range of yarns. Participants should end the day with the confidence to use their own personal color scheme in any design they fancy.

For tickets and more information, see link:

www.michenermuseum.org/events/?id=428 This link opens in a new window

Michener Museum, Doylestown, Pennsylvania

Wednesday 18 November 2015, 5 - 6pm

Artist gallery talk, book signing and reception by Kaffe Fassett and Kirsten Jensen, Ph.D., Gerry & Marguerite Lenfest Chief Curator, Michener Art Museum

A private tour of the exhibition, Blanket Statements: New Quilts by Kaffe Fassett and Historical Quilts from the collection of the Quilt Museum and Gallery, York, UK led by Kaffe Fassett and Kirsten M. Jensen, Ph.D., followed by a book signing and reception.

For tickets and more information, see link:

www.michenermuseum.org/events/?id=430 This link opens in a new window

Michener Museum, Doylestown, Pennsylvania

Thursday 19 November 2015, 7 - 9pm

Color and Inspiration - Artist lecture and book signing by Kaffe Fassett

Venue: Edgar N. Putman Event Pavilion

Designed to inspire and motivate, this slide presentation highlights works from Fassett's latest projects, including his patchwork quilt, fabric, needlepoint, mosaic, painting and knitting designs. Much of Fassett's inspiration comes from his continual travels and his lecture is designed not so much to instruct but to empower and inspire the audience to create and develop the 'mind's eye'. Audiences leave invigorated - entranced by Fassett's sense and use of color; they are ready to try it themselves and are encouraged to do so. Book signing follows the lecture.

For tickets and more information, see link:

www.michenermuseum.org/events/?id=429 This link opens in a new window

Knit's Fabulous, New Jersey

Tuesday 17 November 2015

Brandon Mably Knit Workshop

For tickets and more information, please contact:

Knit's Fabulous
146 Route 34 South
Holmdel
NJ 07733
Tel: 732-677-2020
knitsfabulous.com This link opens in a new window

Trillium Yarns, New Jersey

Wednesday 18 November 2015

Brandon Mably - Knit Workshop

For tickets and more information, please contact:

Trillium Yarns
4 Cattano Avenue
Morristown
Morristown, NJ 08060
Tel: 973-425-0480
www.trilliumyarns.com This link opens in a new window

Woolbearers, New Jersey

Saturday 21 November 2015

Brandon Mably Knit Workshop

For tickets and more information, please contact:

Woolbearers
90 High Street
Mount Holly
NJ 08060
Tel: 609-914-0003
www.woolbearers.com This link opens in a new window

San Jose Museum of Quilts and Textiles, San Jose, California, US

Blanket Statements: New Quilts by Kaffe Fassett and Historical Quilts from the Collection of the Quilt Museum and Gallery, York, England

12 March - 28 June 2016

As one of only two U.S. museum venues, this exhibition includes fifteen historic quilts from The Quilters' Guild Collection, York, England and twenty quilts produced by Kaffe Fassett that were inspired by the designs of the historic quilts.

For more information, see link:

www.sjquiltmuseum.org This link opens in a new window

 

Singapore/Jakarta Tour 2016

10 January to 20th January 2016

Schedule to be confirmed

For more info contact:

Quilts 'N Calicoes
25, Bukit Batok Cresent. The Elitist, #10-09
Singapore 658066
+65 - 62501774
www.quiltsncalicoes.com This link opens in a new window
info@quiltsncalicoes.com

 

New Zealand Tour 2016

22nd January to 4th February 2016

22nd and 23rd January 2016

All Things Patchwork, Auckland

For more info contact:

094117618

26th January 2016

Pins to Patches, Whakatane

For more info contact:

073089900

28th and 29th January 2016

Knitting Workshop and Lecture

For more info contact:

Thimbles and Threads
Wellington
045266513

30th January 2016

Busy Bee, Wellington

For more info contact:

043877115

For further details on the tour, please contact:

Fabco
+64 07 829 5205
www.fabco.co.nz This link opens in a new window
info@fabco.co.nz

 

East Coast and Southern Australia Tour 2016

February to March 2016

Material Obsession, Drummoyne, Sydney

Saturday, February 6 and Sunday, February 7, 2016

Workshop and Lecture

Contact:

Kathy Doughty
Material Obsession
Drummoyne, SYDNEY, NSW
02 9819 6455
materialobsession.com.au This link opens in a new window
info@materialobsession.com.au

Pot Pourri Cottage, Newcastle, New South Wales

Tuesday, February 9 and Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Workshop and Lecture

Contact:

Barbara Johns
Pot Pourri Cottage
The Junction, NEWCASTLE, NSW
02 4969 7020
potpourricottage.com.au This link opens in a new window
info@potpourricottage.com.au

The Quilters' Store, Salisbury, Brisbane

Friday, February 12 and Saturday, February 13, 2016

Workshop, BM Knitting Workshop; Lecture

Contact:

Karen Barrett
The Quilters' Store
Salisbury, BRISBANE, QLD
07 3875 1700
quiltersstore.com.au This link opens in a new window
sales@tqes.com.au

Fifi's Fabricology, Tallebudgera, Queensland

Tuesday, February 16 and Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Workshop and Lecture

Contact:

Fiona Wright
Fifi's Fabricology
Tallebudgera, GOLD COAST, QLD
07 5522 4007
fifisfabricology.com.au This link opens in a new window
info@fifisfabricology.com.au

Inspirations Magazine, Canberra

Friday, February 19, 2016

Lecture

Contact:

Fiona Fagan
Inspirations Magazine
CANBERRA, ACT
08 8293 8600
inspirationsmagazine.com.au This link opens in a new window
events@inspirationsmagazine.com.au

Addicted to Fabric, Phillip, Canberra

Saturday, February 20 and Sunday, February 21, 2016

Workshops

Contact:

Jenny Adams
Addicted to Fabric
Phillip, CANBERRA, ACT
02 6282 4494
a2f.com.au This link opens in a new window
jenny@a2f.com.au

GJ's Discount Fabrics, Brunswick East, Melbourne

Tuesday, February 23 and Wednesday, February 24. 2016

Workshop and Lecture

Contact:

Georgina Hambour
GJ's Discount Fabrics
Brunswick East, MELBOURNE, VIC
03 9380 2989
gjsdiscountfabrics.com.au This link opens in a new window
info@gjsdiscountfabrics.com.au

Mill Rose Cottage, Ballan, Victoria

Friday, February 26 and Saturday, February 27, 2016

Lectures

Contact:

Sue Bartleman
Mill Rose Cottage
BALLAN, VIC
03 5368 2995
millrosecottage.com.au This link opens in a new window
sales@millrosecottage.com.au

Frangipani Fabrics, Sandy Bay, Hobart, Tasmania

Monday, February 29 and Tuesday, March 1, 2016

Workshop, BM Knitting Workshop; Lecture

Contact:

Ann Alderslade
Frangipani Fabrics
Sandy Bay, HOBART, TAS
03 6224 0244
franfab.com.au This link opens in a new window
sales@franfab.com.au

Inspirations Magazine, Adelaide, South Australia

Thursday, March 3, 2016

Lecture

Contact:

Fiona Fagan
Inspirations Magazine
ADELAIDE, SA
08 8293 8600
inspirationsmagazine.com.au This link opens in a new window
events@inspirationsmagazine.com.au

Hettie's Patch, Adelaide, South Australia

Friday, March 4, 2016

Workshop

Contact:

Lorraine Lovell
Hettie's Patch
Hindmarsh, ADELAIDE, SA
08 8346 0548
hettiespatch.com This link opens in a new window
hetties@bigpond.net.au

San Jose Museum of Quilts and Textiles, San Jose, California, US

Blanket Statements: New Quilts by Kaffe Fassett and Historical Quilts from the Collection of the Quilt Museum and Gallery, York, England

12 March - 28 June 2016

As one of only two U.S. museum venues, this exhibition includes fifteen historic quilts from The Quilters' Guild Collection, York, England and twenty quilts produced by Kaffe Fassett that were inspired by the designs of the historic quilts.

For more information, see link:

www.sjquiltmuseum.org This link opens in a new window

 

 


The Kaffe Fassett Studio Newsletter

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Kaffe Fassett's Needlepoint

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I have taught many people to stitch on canvas in a matter of minutes. Some have even gone on to work on important commissions for me within an hour of learning. So, armed with this wonderful craft and astounding ranges of coloured wools, the world is your oyster!

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Stockist Information

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Many of you have asked the studio where to get Kaffe's latest fabrics and yarns. You know to check with your local supply shop, but if they don't have what you want you can try these links:

For fabrics, go to Westminster Fabrics This link opens in a new window or Glorious Color This link opens in a new window

For yarns, go to Westminster Fibers This link opens in a new window or
Rowan This link opens in a new window

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