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Janette Fairer – (Patchwork)

  • Founder member of Furness Shoreline Quilters a quarter of a century ago
  • Very experienced teacher of patchwork
  • Enjoys the sharing of her craft with like-minded people

Janette runs regular courses for Patchwork Quilting (usually Oct, Mar and May) plus our Summer Quilter’s Retreat, now Jenny Almond has retired.

We have found that many of you like to simply come and work on your own projects – and that is fine as well. Janette is happy to advise on whatever you are working on. She picks a theme for courses to simply offer a context for those wishing to have a challenge, but you are equally welcome to work on your own things.

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“Fantastic weekend, learnt so much. Excellent teacher Janette, she worked at your pace and would go over things till you got it.”
“Excellent course. Thoroughly enjoyed the company and food. Always learn something new – very good tutor.”
“Food & Service wonderful. Tuition excellent. Even the weather was beautiful!”
“Food was extremely good and the staff helpful & friendly”
“Higham as usual lived up to all my expectations many thanks to every member of staff here”
“I have thoroughly enjoyed the few days. I wish it was longer. Thank you to all concerned to make the stay so enjoyable.”
“Tutor, as always, was excellent.”


June 2020


June 21st at 18:30 to June 28th at 09:00
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

18:30 Sun 21 Jun - 9:00 Sun 28 Jun 2020 A choice of two-colour quilts, small lap quilt, cross over bag and several purses. Choose one project or try several small ones. Relax and indulge yourself! Janette Fairer (S. Cumbria www.highamhall.com/janette-fairer) Supporting WOOLFEST. SPECIAL PRICE - Full week with (optional) day off for WOOLFEST: Residential: £569 Non-residential: £385

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