Aggies in the rain… how beautiful.

Challenge block No 1.

No Podcast tonight… It's a grey day today… A friend of ours lost her fight for life after a long struggle and I just don't feel like talking much at the moment….. so I'm going in to watch TV and get lost in a movie. I completed the illustration for my challenge during the day,…

Block No 1.

So the time is up… Block No 1. This time last week Carolyn and I were in the rain forest. It was a magical place. So I decided on the rain forest. I've only had a couple of hours to do the project today, and I can't quilt it because I lent my monofilament thread …

Walk on the Wild side in Sydney.

I got up early and walked around the Rocks area of Sydney yesterday. I stopped in a small cafe and had breakfast. They were just setting up the weekly market and it was fun just watching the passers by. It was hot and I relished the sun on my back. I walked and engages in…

Is this the block I will use?

This is the little drawing I did yesterday when I walked around the Rocks and Circular Key in Sydney. Will I use this for my challenge…  The Design is in the detail.

Nice to be home in the shed, but there has been a lot of damage to the garden in the storms.

Textures and colors

A Christmas tree made of disposable pop bottles. Pavement of wood   The sandstone in the rocks.   Reflections of sun on windows on the building opposite Curves stripes Even bare bodies People in windows and vacant chairs   Columns Colours

Things to see in Sydney.

I can't believe that I've spent an entire day without my camera at my side. I visited friends today and I knew the photo opportunities would be limited so I left it at the hotel because I had to carry quilts on the train. I leave Sydney for home tomorrow and the weekend is pretty…

The Gallery

  The Gallery…. I visit galleries all over the world, so if decide to create this as a small quilt I'll need to add something particular to the Art Gallery of NSW. Maybe an image on fabric of the ticket I purchased, it could be part of the backing of the quilt. Thought process. Raw…

New Ideas

I think I slept for 10 hours last night. I woke up and thought "I should be working in the shed", then turned over and went back to sleep.!!!! what a luxury. I did a few hours filming this morning, then changed into the shorts and t's and walked up to the Art gallery of…