OPEN STUDIO was printed to celebrate 21 years of our annual event. Catch a glimpse of our journey in developing the studios and garden at Allanbank Mill Steading.
The book can be purchased for £15 plus £2.50 for UK post and packing.
Please contact: Pauline Burbidge to order a copy

Pauline Burbidge – Works between 1975 & 2012
'Pauline Burbidge – Works between 1975 & 2012', a Twisted Thread Publication. This book was designed to accompany my recent Retrospective Exhibition, it charts stages of my artistic development over my 36 year career. Main essay written by Dr Sue marks and the prologue by Dr Jennifer Harris (UK) and Robert Shaw (USA). It is beautifully designed and lavishly illustrated throughout.

For UK sales please contact me direct:
Pauline Burbidge, Allanbank Mill Steading, Allanton, Duns Berwickshire, TD11 3JX or at
Selling price is £10 (plus postage), please send me a cheque and include your name and full postal address. Total cost for the book and postage below:
£12 for UK
£14 for EU
£15 to other parts of the world
For the USA, please contact Bob Shaw at


2015 ‘Pauline Burbidge Quiltscapes and Quiltline’ Ruthin Craft Centre and The Bowes Museum
ISBN 978-1-905865-76-5
2014 OPEN STUDIO by Pauline Burbidge and Charlie Poulsen. Contact Pauline Burbidge at
2012 Pauline Burbidge – Works between 1975 and 2012. Contact Pauline Burbidge at
2009 'Quiltline + STUDIO QUILTS' PB Book 1 – by Pauline Burbidge – Blurb
2004 'Portfolio Collection Pauline Burbidge' Telos Art Publishing, UK.
ISBN 1 902015 71 1
2000 'QUILT STUDIO', by Pauline Burbidge - The Quilt Digest Press (now McGraw-Hill),
ISBN 0 8442 2082 5
1981 'Making Patchwork for Pleasure & Profit', by Pauline Burbidge, John Gifford Ltd, UK.
ISBN 0 7071 0633 8
Video / DVD:
2022 Pauline Burbidge by Dominic Clemence. A short 5-minute film - visit to see film.
2012 ‘Making’ A film showing Pauline Burbidge at work, available from
2005 'MAKER PROFILE PAULINE BURBIDGE' - by Graham Eccles and Val Burnett.
1986 'INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION', by Madeline Holmes and Chris Ledger, AVA, Nottingham
Crafts Council:
2015 ‘The First Decade’ project with The Crafts Council Audio interview and collected photographs
Sound Archives – At the British Library:
2010 An 11 hour interview was recorded by National Life Stories. Web –
(Scroll down to 'Crafts Lives (C960) then search 'Pauline Burbidge Textiles')
Other Selected Compilation Books Including My Work:
2022 An Evolving Vision: The James Collection, 1997 – 2022. Pub: International Quilt Museum, USA. 2022.
2018 ‘Art Quilts Unfolding’, S.A.Q.A. Edited by Sandra Sider, Published by Schiffer, USA
2017 ‘Walks of Life’, The Quilters Guild Collection, UK
2010 'Quilts 1700-2010', edited by Sue Prichard, V&A Publishing.
Victoria and Albert Museum.
Paperback ISBN 9781 85177 6085, Hardback ISBN 9781 85177 5958
2008 'Masters: Art Quilts' by Martha Sielman, Lark Books. USA.
ISBN 10:1-60059-107-8
2008 'Contemporary Quilt Art' by Kate Lenkowsky, Indiana University Press, USA.
ISBN 978-0-253-35124-1
2006 Art Textiles of the World – GREAT BRITAIN vol 3 – Telos Art Publishing, UK.
ISBN 1 902015 16 9
2005 'INSPIRED TO STITCH' by Diana Springall, A & C Black, London
ISBN 0-7136-6986-1
1998 'TAKE 4 - New Perspectives on the British Art Quilt' by Jennifer Harris.
The Whitworth Art Gallery & Telos Art Publishing, UK.
ISBN 0 903261 42 1
1997 'THE ART QUILT' by Robert Shaw, Hugh Lauter Levin Associates Inc. USA.
ISBN 0 88363 007 9
1986 'THE ART QUILT' by Penny McMorris & Michael Kile, The Quilt Digest Press, USA.
ISBN 0 913327 08 5
1990 'THE PASSIONATE QUILTER' by Michele Walker, Ebury Press, UK
ISBN 0 09 177018 1

Journals and Websites
2016 Textile Artist –
2014 Autumn Art Quarterly – published by the ART FUND UK
(In review section page 93)
2013 The Making –
Maker of the Month by Diana Woolf
2012 ongoing - The Art of the Quilt –
Bob Shaw's site to promote contemporary quilts