If you've got time on your hands this Christmas, why not visit Justhands-on.TV? This internet TV Channel, hosted by Valerie Nesbitt and Jennie Rayment is perfect for anyone with an interest in patchwork, quilting and textile art.


There are workshops, demonstrations, tips, tutorials and interesting visits to museums, exhibitions, unique centres of stitching excellence - which you can watch at any time you like, in the convenience of your own home - so no need to dress up even!

As a Basic Member (which is free) you can wander round the site and enjoy the shopping, some videos, such as Interviews and tips and you will get tasters of the rest.

In order to enjoy 8 new videos a month - updated every  Friday, you do need to join Justhands-on.tv as a subscribed member: its now just £6 per month; (or US$ 10). In addition to hours of fantastic viewing, receive a free pattern download 'Tarantella' by Jennie Rayment.

Subscribing to Justhands-on.tv entitles you to:

  • Wander round shows with the Justhands-on.tv team
  • Access workshops and demonstrations
  • View extra tips and tutorials
  • Enjoy tutorials from leading world acclaimed quilters/teachers and tips on how to use the latest gadgets which you can repeat as often as you like
  • Be entered into prizewinning draws for fabrics and other goodies
  • Download FREE patterns that are exclusive to the subscribed members.
  • Request that archive videos of workshops and/or visits be reloaded.

Current subscriber content includes Mini Mosaics with Paula Doyle, a Yo-Yo Santa, recycling cat food pouches to make sparkly lights with Carolyn Sinclair, meeting Marilyn Lovett and the Quilters Guild, a Yo-Yo Caterpiller, See Stars with Sylvia Critcher, news about a Quilting Retreat getaway and meeting up with Steve Weekes who recycles/upcycles clothing.

The Justhands-on.tv new Block of the Month 'Rosebud Fayre' is perfect for beginners as well as accomplished sewers: the requirements list and taster film is up on the new page within the Video Clips section; this programme is free to subscribed members.