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Patterns for Sale

I now have patterns available for the lovely little birds I showed you recently, along with some clever bags.  Check out the new page for all the details and where...
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More Little Birds

Well, folks.  I know I promised to show you the other Little Bird wall hangings I have been making, but yes, have been a bit slack on the blogging lately. ...
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New Workshop Schedule

Have I been busy girl lately!  I have a host of new workshops and accompanying patterns coming to you.  I will be teaching a great 2 day Applique by Machine...
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Publication

Magazine Coverage

Today I received a copy of Machine Quilting Unlimited in the mail, and it has a lovely spread on floral quilts, featuring my quilt "Coreopsis".  It is a lovely article. ...
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Dressmaking

Enjoying some Dressmaking

I have been busy with an interesting sewing challenge, a beautiful evening gown for my daughter.  We started by trialling several patterns, and picked the one that looked and felt...
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Coreopsis Wins Viewer’s Choice

I'm so happy and proud, that my Coreopsis quilt won Viewer's choice at the Australian Quilt Convention challenge.  Thank you to all that voted for it, you make all that...
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Australian Quilt Convention Challenge 2013

The Australian Quilt Convention Challenge 2013 has the theme "Free".  My interpretation was the lovely Coreopsis flowers that grow wild where they aren't supposed to.  They are my favourite flowers,...
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What I’m up to

I'm currently working on some little projects for workshops.  They are based on some of my bird quilts/textiles that I have done, and they are lots of fun.  Here's the...
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Sota13

Finally, after years of thinking about making a piece for Sota (State of the Art Quilt) exhibition, I have done a piece and entered it this year.  The juror saw...
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New Machine

I got my new sewing machine today, isn't she a beauty! Ohh, I'm so looking forward to making lots of quilts next year.  It took a day of cleaning, rearranging...
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Judges Commendation

How lovely, my entry into the NSW Quilters Guild Challenge , Pearl, has received a Judges Commendation! 
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Challenge Piece

The NSW Quilters Guild Challenge this year had the theme of "Pearl" for it's 30th anniversary.  What a great subject matter, and I couldn't resist painting this piece up to...
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Dragon Class

Yesterday we finished the Dragon Class, and WOW the results are Fantastic!!A georgeous copper Earth Dragon, all metallic, and the background colours set him off beautifully.What a great tone-on-tone Water...
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Trunk Show

Last week I did a Trunk Show at Sew This n That in their Fabulous new store.  The ladies who attended were treated to a suitcase full of my quilts...
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A Touch of Dutch

This quilt came about because of the lovely little Dutch Girls that my mother used to paint.  She was Dutch herself, and this is a Tribute to her.  She died...
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New Workshop

I have just finished this little piece, for a new workshop on learning how to make the little 3D Gum Blossoms.  I have used these blossoms on several pieces in...
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Teaching Dragons

Yesterday I had a lovely day at Patchwork Angel.  My students were busy making their backgrounds for their chinese dragons.  You can see them working busily away here.  It's fascinating...
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Teaching Colour Theory

Today I taught my Modern Colour Theory workshop with the Lovely Ladies from Mountain Quilters in Peachester.  We ran through lots of exercises, both with colour swatches and paints, and...
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Curved Piecing Workshop

In just over a week, I will be teaching the Curved Piecing Workshop.  I thought I would talk a little about what this is all about, as there is a...
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New Teaching Venue

I am very happy to let you all know that I will be commencing teaching at Sew This and That at Morayfield later this year!  I will be starting out...
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