Resources & Find a Teacher

Below is a resource list of MQI members that teach patchwork & quilting, have shops, take custom orders or just share their craft online through blog posts.  The intention is not to make our blog a commercial space but to support each other and point people interested in lessons or purchasing quilts to the right person.   If you would like to be added to this page please contact mqireland@gmail.com.
Find a Teacher Custom Quilts
Belfast Judith, of Just Jude, teaches at 2 local fabric shops (Belfast & Newtownards) as well as private classes. To see examples of the work produced in her classes, hop over to her photo gallery.  To learn more about the classes on offer, you can view the tabs on the top of her blog Members who accept commissions for custom quilts.  If you are looking for a handmade quilt, or know someone who is, please point them to this page and our members below:
Giddygoats Crafts
El Petit Taller
Quilterbell
Sewn by Rose with Love
Slaney Handcraft
Carlow Tomomi of Slaney HandCraft opened a patchwork quilt studio in Co. Carlow in 2014. She has been a quilt maker since she came to Ireland and teaching for over four years to local groups. Since establishing her studio, Tomomi has been teaching a weekly drop-in class on Wednesday mornings, six week courses and occasional workshops. It's a little quilt shop in country side. Call in when you are passing by! Members blogs, facebook pages and websites online :
Charly & Ben’s Crafty Corner
El Petit Taller
Fluffy Sheep Quilting
Giddygoat crafts
Just Jude
Naptime Stitching
Quilterbell
Sewn by Rose
Slaney Handcraft 
Clare Giddycoat Crafts have ongoing quilting & patchwork classes as well as full day and half day workshops suitable for beginners and advanced sewers.  In addition children and teenagers classes as well as sewing camps are offered. Shopping!
Fluffy Sheep Quilting
Giddycoat Crafts
Just Jude Designs
Quilterbell
The Quilt Shop Tuam
Sewn by Rose
Slaney Handcraft
Galway The Quilt Shop Tuam run 7 Quilting classes a week and 1 knitting/crochet class.  Contact through their facebook page.



Limerick  Rebecca has been quilting for over 30 years and teaching classes for the past 5.  She teaches at Caherconlish Millennium Centre, Co Limerick and in her shop for both adults and children.  You can find more information on specialist project classes on her Facebook page.
Inis Oirr  We recommend any quilter to visit the island of Inis Oirr and and drop by Alissa’s cafe, where you will see beautiful works by Alissa, her mum Mary and the  island's quilting group.

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