America artist Kaffe Fassett is heading West with a yarn or two about his acclaimed work in decorative arts.
Fassett will introducing his autobiographical Dreaming in Colour at the West Country Quilt Show.
A selection of his quilts, which feature in the book, will also be on show at event at the Bath and West Showground near Shepton Mallet from November 29 to December 1.
Workshops for the novice looking to learn a new hobby or for the expert looking to hone their skills will be on offer at the three-day event.
Organiser Nigel Stevens said: "Quilting, sewing and embroidery is becoming increasingly popular on a national level, the West Country very much deserves its own showcase event. Visitors will be amazed at the vast array of stunning quilt displays exhibited at the show."
For more information and tickets go to www.westcountryquiltshow.co.uk