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Quilt Show

Queensland Quilt Show

Yesterday the Queensland Quilt show opened, and the quilts on display are spectacular!  If you live close enough, I thoroughly recommend a visit, a lovely day out.My quilt, Coreopsis, was...
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Exhibitions

Threads of Nature Exhibition Extended

The Threads of Nature exhibition currently on at the Aspire Gallery, Paddington, Brisbane, has been extended by an extra week.  So if you haven't had time to visit it, you...
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Exhibitions

Aspire Gallery Exhibition

The Textile Art Group exhibition at Aspire Gallery in Paddington, Brisbane, is underway and already pieces are selling!  The gallery looks fantastic and has some absolutely beautiful and fascinating works by the...
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Exhibitions

Threads of Nature Exhibition

It's not long now until my work will be in a group exhibition at the Aspire Gallery in Paddington, Brisbane.  My work will hang alongside seven other talented artists from...
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Fine Art Embroidery

Reworking a Piece

I decided to trial a new approach to a little landscape embroidery, starting with some coloured fabrics as a base.  Whilst I was happy with the new technique, I felt...
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Awards Quilt Show

RNA – Quilts Across Queensland

"Coreopsis" has won another award!  This time third place Art Quilt at the Ekka.Congratulations to all the other winners at Quilts Across Queensland, all well deserved.
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Fine Art Embroidery

Making Embroidered Landscapes

Here is a little landscape, "View through the Dunes".  This one was inspired by the view from Pt Cartwright looking towards Mt Coolum.  It will be hanging in an upcoming...
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Awards Quilt Show

Thank you Sponsors

My entry into the Sydney Quilt Show arrived home safely today, along with some lovely prizes and my beautiful ribbon.  I want to thank the sponsors, MiniJumbuk Nu-Wool Wadding, for...
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Fine Art Embroidery

Latest Embroideries

I have been enjoying doing some more landscape based designs, incorporating more depth and scenery.  These form part of a body of work that I have been making for an...
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Awards Quilt Show

Sydney Quilt Show

The Sydney Quilt Show is currently on, and I have two quilts on display.  One was lucky enough to be awarded 2nd place in the Pictorial Category (Cynthia's Geranium).  This...
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Workshop Dates

I have just updated the workshop page with dates for the coming few months.  Would love to have you join me for some creative fun.
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Teaching

Teaching The Lovely Leaves

I had the most enthusiastic group of ladies learning my new Lovely Leaves workshop at Patchwork Angel, and the ideas and creativity that flowed was amazing and inspiring.  It was...
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Quilt Show

Australian Quilt Convention Challenge

For a third year in a row, I have entered, and been a finalist in the Australin Quilt Convention Challenge.  This year's theme is "True Blue", which conjured up all...
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Floral Embroideries

Today I finished working on these three little pieces.  All they need now is some frames.  I enjoyed playing about with the different colour schemes, as well as using up...
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Publication

Published Article

I am thrilled that the The latest issue of Quilters Companion Magazine has published an article on how I made Coreopsis.Nice to see one's work in print, especially in such...
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Fine Art Embroidery

Vanilla Lilies 2

This is the second little embroidery I have done of these lovely little native flowers, the Vanilla Lily.  I have stitched onto a base of paper that was painted for...
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Art Quilt Patterns

New Bird Patterns now Available

Here are the three new bird wallangings all finished, theVariegated Wren, Scarlet Honeyeater and spotted pardolote.  Patterns are now available in time for christmas!  See the Patterns for sale tab...
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Art Quilt Patterns

New Birds

I am currently working on some new Aussie bird patterns, and have so far painted up a Variegated Wren, a Scarlet Honeyeater and a Spotted Pardolote. Two of them have been...
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Iris Study

Being spring, I decided it was time I visited the Maleny Botanic Gardens . It was well worth the visit, there were flowers everywhere.  I was particularly taken with the...
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Art Quilt Exhibitions

A Quilt in France

 I was honoured recently to be invited to participate in an exhibition showcasing Australian Quilts which is being held in France, at the Carrefour Europeen du Patchwork/European Patchwork Meeting which is...
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