De-cluttered…. the shed has had a re-vamp…. 14 red leather boxes hold all my supplies from pens to office supplies, even rulers and cutters. This is where I do all the hard work…. cutting, sewing, designing…. I decided to get everything into boxes…. and working with this system over the past week, it has been…

In the ‘shed’

It’s a cool Sunday Morning here in Aldgate. It’s 5.30, dawn is breaking and the birds are in fine chorus.   I have bird feeders just feet from the window and there is a meeting of the birds all through the day, finches, maggies, rosellas, galahs Part of the ‘shed’ had a fresh coat of paint…

It’s been one of those days.

Maybe the mailbox quilt could look like this….!!! 15 boxes are enough, 40 would be a little too much!!!!! I love the fabric   –   and see, you can design a quilt using any subject. It’s been one of those days. I was up early out here in the ‘shed’ and working, however, I don’t seem…

Post boxes.

Tomorrow morning (Central Australia time) and Thursday evening USA time…. I will have the opportunity to meet some of you online in the chat room for the Quilt Show. Whilst in La Veta filming the show  I took a little time off to visit the area and I came across these post boxes….. all lined…

Christmas House

Just finishing off a small quilting sample…. as you can see I have beads pinned to the top and they need to go in the windows as candles and then it’s pretty well finished. I actually designed this house to go into a larger quilt which was sold as BOM and I decided to take…

The Quilts Show

Woow, just watched myself on Ricky and Alex….. OK, thank goodness, the weight has dropped and the hair has grown since then !!!! The Quilt Show "The worlds first interactive and Video Magazine for Quilters" Ricky and Alex have provided a wonderful forum for us online, $24.99 and you can watch any show for a…

The Quilt Show.

On the 26th in the USA and 27th her in OZ, the show I filmed with Alex and Ricky will go to air. I will chat online after the program…. I’ve done that a few times and it’s interesting.I’ll give you the URL tomorrow….. I’m off out to dinner !!!!!!

Chooks…..

This class has been on my list for many years now. It’s drapplique chickens with an attitude…. and their movement is quilted into the quilt !!!! I’ve been working on info to send to San Jose today….. you can see more on the web page…. just look under San Jose. There are actually two paterns…

100 yards of fabric.

100 yards of fabric will make up the back and binding of my project and I’m attempting to use the the reproduction fabrics in my stash. It is pieced and I plan to achieve a certain amount each day. How do you work in your studio. I’m a bit strange, it has to be devoid…

Bayeux Cathedral.

The Cathedral Notre-Dame de Bayeux, built in the latter part of the 11th century on the site of previous roman sanctuaries, is one of the most beautiful in France. It was here that William the Conqueror compelled Harold to swear an oath of allegiance to him over some sacred relics. Oath which led to the…