The idea came from Susan Briscoe.  "Why don't you have a stand selling unfinished items from well-known people in the quilting world?" she said. That is how the "Unfini-SHEDS" was born.  We hope to make shed-loads of money for The Quilters’ Guild through this initiative!

The unfinished work will be shown at Festival of  Quilts 2014  All we are asking is £25 (plus p+p if you can’t collect in person)  for each of these works of art.  When you get your piece home after Festival of Quilts in August, you can finish it as you wish.  It's a small price to pay for a masterpiece and the money raised will help The Quilters' Guild enormously in its quest for promotion and conservation of and education in our craft.

Don’t delay – you can reserve your very own Unfini-SHED now by visiting the web site:-

Use the online payment system, PayPal,  or  send a cheque to “QGBI Region 2”, The Lilacs, Dittons Road, Polegate, East Sussex. BN26 6JQ.  with a note to say who you are and which of the treasures you would like to have.  Contact Jan Allston, Region 2 Coordinator for more information.  email:

New items are arriving all the time, so keep looking at the web site – there might be something there that will be just the ticket for you!  The Unfini-SHEDS will all be on display at the NEC in August too and any unsold items may be purchased there.

Photos: Top - Alicia Merrett, Bottom - Pauline Burbidge