Amy Emms Bursary

Amy Emms 1993 See www.quiltmuseum.org.uk/collections for more information

Amy Emms was a North Country quilter and eminent teacher who was influential in passing on design and hand quilting skills. She was awarded the MBE for her work and died in 1998, aged 94. The Amy Emms Bursary of up to £300 is available to a Guild member who would like to further their knowledge of, or skills in, the traditional art of quilting.  The Bursary is awarded at the Conference and AGM every two years in even-numbered years.  The deadline is 28 February.  Download the Amy Emms Bursary Guidelines or contact The Guild for more information.