A number of virtual/online courses – with the Quarantine Quilt Project’s lead artists – are available FREE for people with lived experience of mental health problems, their loved ones, and the professionals who look after them. To access, individuals must register with Devon Recovery Learning Community, part of the Devon NHS Partnership Trust. ANYONE in the UK can register for these courses, but capacity is limited.Generally they will feature ZOOM time together, video tutorials, some handouts, craft packs in the post, and lots of mutual inspiration. The courses are now live and booking with DRLC (Titles in blue are links). Check them out!
- Textile Art from the Environment: Tuesday Afternoons 2-3pm; 7, 14, 21, 28 July, 4 and 11 August
- Techniques Taster for the Quarantine Quilt: Thursday mornings 10 – 11am; 9, 16, 23, 30 July & 6 August
- Patchwork: Monday mornings 10 -11:30 am; 13, 20, 27 July and 3, 1 0, 17 August
- Slow Stitch for the Quarantine Quilt project: Friday mornings 10 – 11am; 17, 24, 31 July & 7 and 14 August