Textile artist, curator and mentor Brenda Gael Smith offers live virtual presentations via Zoom on a range of topics. Book a presentation for your Guild of group today!
Quilt Encounter is the Quilters’ Guild of South Australia’s annual retreat, offering a range of workshops for members and non-members. Held at Immanuel College, Novar Gardens, SA, Quilt Encounter is a live-in event and you are invited to attend for two, three or all six days. In 2020, I will be teaching three workshops: Improvisation […]
I am excited to let you know that I am teaching at the Australasian Quilt Convention 2020. Bookings open at 11am (AEDT) on Wednesday 23 October at www.aqc.com.au I would love for you to join me! My two day workshop Circular Explorations (16 and 17 April 2020) will focus on piecing dynamic designs with curvilinear […]
Auckland Quilt Symposium 2019 was the culmination of thousands of hours of volunteer work to present five days of workshops, exhibitions, shopping and sharing. I was part of the international tutor team and thrilled to be back in Auckland, the city where I attended university and close to my childhood home. My hotel room looked […]
Join me at The Quilt Shop in Eltham, Victoria for my new workshop Improvisation Plus! Discover the fun of improvisationally piecing geometric and linear units. Put them all together in a striking mega-9 patch with personality plus! Learn freeform cutting and how to join irregular blocks. Explore the design principles of repetition and variation. Suitable […]
Back in 2014, my Topsy Turvy design made the cover of Quilters Companion magazine and now it has been put forward as nominee in the “Quilters Companion Hall of Fame” in the Modern Quilts category. I am in good company. If you are so inclined, you can vote for your favourites and let the magazine […]