Anne Marie Horan, President of the Western Branch, Irish Patchwork Society is a great tutor and friend from the mainland. She taught us the 'twisted 9-patch' block.
Mairead is fairly new to patchwork, but an expert it all things textile! She knits, felts, spins, sews, weaves...making one of a kind pieces for sale in her shop on Inis Oírr. You can find out more about her at www.maireadsharry.blogspot.ie