Colour and Comfort

This event runs from 10:00am on the 1st February 2019, to 5:00pm on the 8th May 2019 and will take place at The Dales Countryside Museum, Station Yard, Hawes, North Yorkshire DL8 3NTH. It is being organised by Dales Countryside Museum and The Guild, http://www.dalescountrysidemuseum.org.uk 01969 666210.

A collaborative exhibition with the Quilters Guild exploring rural quilts and quilting.

19th and 20th century rural quilts and quilted clothing from the Yorkshire Dales, including examples of frame, mosaic, applique, wholecloth, patchwork, recycled and repaired quilts. See those made for richer households alongside those created and used in traditional Dales cottages.