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 American Museum in Britain, Bath

March 22nd - November 2nd 2014

KAFFE 2014 - The Colourful World of Kaffe Fassett

World-renowned knitwear and textile designer Kaffe Fassett returns to the American Museum in Britain in 2014 to celebrate his fifty years working as an artist and colourist.

For more information contact:

The American Museum in Britain
Claverton Manor
Bath
BA2 7BD
01225 460503
americanmuseum.org/about-the-museum/current-exhibitions/kaffe-2014-the-colourful-world-of-kaffe-fassett/ This link opens in a new window
info@americanmuseum.org

Aberdeen Art Gallery, Scotland

July - September 2014

Kaffe Fassett - 50 Years in Colour

Exhibition showcasing works from Kaffe's long career in colour. Pieces from his archives include needlepoint, knitwear, quilts and painting.

See the Aberdeen Art Gallery website:

www.aagm.co.uk/Venues/AberdeenArtGallery/aag-overview.aspx This link opens in a new window

Aberdeen Art Gallery, Scotland

Thursday 28th August 2014

An Evening with Kaffe Fassett: Inspirational Lecture and Book Signing

Friday 29th August 2014

Overlapping Squares patchwork workshop

Kaffe Fassett and Brandon Mably will take you through the same process used for designing at the Kaffe Fassett studio, arranging fabrics on a design wall, ready for you to take home and sew. Taking you through the same process used for designing their own quilts, helping you to develop your own personal colour palette and create an 'overlapping squares' patchwork design. No sewing takes place during the class.

Saturday 30th August 2014, 11am

Kaffe Fassett Book signing

Kaffe will be singing books in the Gallery Shop

Sunday 31st August 2014

Snowball patchwork workshop

Kaffe Fassett and Brandon Mably will take you through the same process used for designing at the Kaffe Fassett studio, arranging fabrics on a design wall, ready for you to take home and sew. Taking you through the same process used for designing their own quilts, helping you to develop your own personal colour palette and create an 'overlapping squares' patchwork design. No sewing takes place during the class.

See the Aberdeen Art Gallery website:

Call 01224 523677
http://www.aagm.co.uk/Venues/AberdeenArtGallery/aag-overview.aspx This link opens in a new window

Festival of Quilts, Birmingham, UK

Thursday 7th & Friday 8th August 2014

Book Signing

Kaffe and Brandon will be signing copies of the new book 'Kaffe Fassett Quilts in Morocco' on Thursday and Friday at the Festival of Quilts.

For more information please see:

www.thefestivalofquilts.co.uk This link opens in a new window

St James' Church, Aslackby

Saturday 9th & Sunday 10th August 2014, 11am - 5pm

Kaffe Fassett's Glorious Quilts

An exhibition of Kaffe's quilts is shown against the mellow stonework of the Grade I listed church which was the prize winner in Country Life's national competition for 'A Village church for Village Life'. Kaffe will be signing his books at selected times at the bookstall.

For more information contact:

Brian Barfoot
St James' Church
Aslackby
Lincolnshire
NG34 0HG
bbarfoot@alanbaxter.co.uk
Download the brochure here This link opens in a new window

Windem am See, Austria

Thursday August 14th 2014

Life in Colour: An Evening with Kaffe Fassett Lecture and Book Signing

This lecture promises to inspire and motivate with highlights from Kaffe's latest projects, including patchwork, fabric, needlepoint, mosaic, painting and knitting designs. A tremendous amount of Kaffe's inspiration comes from his continual travels; this talk is designed to empower the audience to create and develop their 'mind's eye'. You will leave invigorated by Kaffe's sense and use of colour! There will be a book signing after the Lecture.

Friday August 15th 2014

Overlapping Squares Patchwork Workshop

Kaffe Fassett and Brandon Mably will take you through the same process used for designing at the Kaffe Fassett studio, arranging fabrics on a design wall, ready for you to take home and sew. Taking you through the same process used for designing their own quilts, helping you to develop your own personal colour palette and create an 'overlapping squares' patchwork design. No sewing takes place during the class.

Saturday August 16th 2014

Magic Ball colour knitting workshop

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

For more information please contact:

DasHandarbeitsgeschaeft
Zeilerblick 4-6
A-7092 Winden am See
Phone: +4369981761664
www.dashandarbeitsgeschaeft.at This link opens in a new window

Kirstie Allsopp presents The Handmade Fair

Saturday 20th September 2014

Kaffe will be appearing as one of Kirstie's experts

More details to come.

For more information and tickets see:

www.thehandmadefair.com This link opens in a new window

USA/Canada Tour 2014

23rd September - 26th October 2014

Intown Quilters, Decatur, GA

Tuesday 23rd September

Kaffe Fassett Concentrate on Color lecture

Wednesday 24th September

Mediterrean Quilt Workshop with Kaffe Fassett and Brandon Mably

Thursday 25th September

Overlapping Tiles Quilt Workshop with Kaffe Fassett and Brandon Mably

For more information please contact:

Intown Quilters
1058 Mistletoe Road Decatur
Georgia
404-634-6924
www.intownquilters.com This link opens in a new window

Tennesse quilters, Jonesborough, TN

Saturday 27th September

Quilt Workshop

Sunday 28th September

Kaffe Lecture

Monday 29th September

Quilt Workshop

For more information please contact:

114 Boone St
Jonesborough
Tennessee 37659
423-753-6644 or Toll Free 877-385-0934
www.tennesseequilts.com This link opens in a new window

Stitchcraft, Boca Raton, FL

Thursday 2nd October

Kaffe Lecture

Friday 3rd October

Quilt Workshop

For more information please contact:

399 South Federal Highway
Boca Raton
FL 33432
(561) 447-4147
www.stitchcraftboca.com/home.aspx This link opens in a new window
info@stitchcraftboca.com

Olde City Quilts, Burlington, NJ

Sunday 5th October

Brandon Knit workshop
Kaffe Lecture

Monday 6th October

Quilt Workshop

Tuesday 9th October

Quilt Workshop

For more information please contact:

Olde City Quilts
339 High St Burlington
NJ 08016
609 747 0075
www.oldecityquilts.com This link opens in a new window

Hyggeligt, London, ON

Thursday 9th October

Quilt Workshop

Friday 10th October

Quilt Workshop

For more information please contact:

www.hyggeligt.ca This link opens in a new window

Island Quilter, Vashon Island, WA

Monday 13th October

Quilt Workshop

Tuesday 14th October

Quilt workshop

For more information please contact:

17639 Vashon Hwy SW
Vashon,
WA 98070
(206) 713-6000
www.islandquilter.com This link opens in a new window
islandquilter@msn.com

Roxanne's a Wish and a Dream, Carpinteria, CA

Thursday 16th October

Kaffe Lecture

Thursday 16th October

Brandon Mably Knit workshop

Friday 17th October

Quilt Workshop

Saturday 18th October

Quilt Workshop

For more information please contact:

Roxanne's A Wish and A Dream
919 Maple St.
Carpinteria CA 93013
805.566.1250
www.roxannequilts.com This link opens in a new window

Monterey Quilt Guild, Pacific Grove, CA

Monday 20th October

Kaffe Lecture

For more information please contact:

813-655-9656
www.mpqg.org This link opens in a new window
magill1242@gmail.com

Uncommon Threads, Los Altos, CA

Tuesday 21st October

Brandon Mably Knit workshop
Kaffe evening lecture

For more information please contact:

Uncommon Threads
293 State Street Los Altos,
CA. 94022
650-941-1815
www.uncommonthreadsyarn.com/events This link opens in a new window
info@uncommonthreadsyarn.com

Houston Quilt Market

Friday 24th - Sunday 26th October

For more information see:

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

Quilt Week Yokohama, Japan 2014

6th - 8th November 2014

Please check back soon for confirmed details of Kaffe and Brandon's workshop and lecture schedule during Quilt Week Yokohama.

Lady Sew and Sew, Henley-On-Thames

Tuesday 24th March 2015, 10am-4pm

Pot Pourri Patchwork Workshop

A rare opportunity to spend the day with world famous textile and colour guru's Kaffe Fassett and Brandon Mably. Kaffe will be taking you through the same process he uses for designing his own quilts, choosing colours that work together and getting you to move out of your colour comfort zone. You will be arranging your fabric pieces on a design flannel that you'll just fold up at the end of each workshop, ready to take home and sew. You may keep your projects wall-sized or expand them to full size later. You will not be doing any sewing during the class. This is a class learning about colour.

Tuesday 24th March 2015, 7.30pm

Kaffe Fassett Glorious Colour Lecture

An evening slideshow and lecture with Kaffe Fassett followed by a Q & A Session and Book Signing. A rare opportunity to spend the evening with world famous textile and colour guru's Kaffe Fassett and Brandon Mably. The Kaffe Fassett lecture is designed to inspire and motivate. The presentation highlights works from his latest projects, these include his patchwork quilts, fabrics, needlepoints, mosaic, painting and knitting designs.

For more information contact:

Lady Sew and Sew
Farm Road
Henley on Thames
Oxfordshire
RG9 1EJ
UK
01491 572 528
www.ladysewandsew.co.uk/24-Mar-2015-Tues-Colour-Workshop-Kaffe-Fassett This link opens in a new window

The Quilt Museum and Gallery, York

16th May - 31st August 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

 

 


The Kaffe Fassett Studio Newsletter

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From time to time Kaffe Fassett Studio produces a short newsletter detailing what's new at Studio - such as new books, new patterns and designs, updated workshop schedules and upcoming shows.

Read the latest newsletter on this page.

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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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