Category Archives: Craft weekend

Quilting Weekend at The Old Rectory Bed and Breakfast

Quilting Weekend I love quilting and the opportunity to see what others are doing, the patterns and colours that people choose and ultimately the effect colour choice makes to the pattern and how it stands out.  Last weekend a group of lovely women came to stay at The Old Rectory Bed and Breakfast Leitrim for the […]

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Quilting Weekend

Quilting Weekends My newest creation, bought the material for this quilt at Birmingham International Quilt Festival about 5 years ago.  It is Kafka material and I love the big flower print, no surprise there as I am an avid gardener.  Probably one of the fastest quilts I have made as I was making a visit to […]

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Quilting in Leitrim

Very excited to have our quilting weekends featured in an article in the Irish Country Living section of The Farmers Journal this week. As with all our weekend offers here at The Old Rectory fun is the number one ingredient for the guests and as a result for us. We are blessed to live here […]

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Christmas Quilting Weekend

Christmas Quilting Weekend 7th to the 9th of November 2014 The Old Rectory Leitrim has put together another quilting weekend and this one will be with a Christmas theme.  As with our previous quilting weekends no experience is required, the only essential item is a sewing machine and a willingness to take part in a […]

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Quilting Weekend

  The second of our quilting weekends was another resounding success.  This group named themselves the Virgin Quilters, and as the name suggests they were all new to quilting.  What an enthusiast group, they embraced the project for the weekend with determination.  It all began at 7pm on Friday evening and we had to shoo […]

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