Friday, March 30, 2012

quilt show…

 we spent the morning at a little quilt show
the old council chambers is the art gallery…
lunch on the veranda which was very nice…
and the sun is shinning….

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                also on display was a knitted garden
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and tea cosies!
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Wednesday, March 21, 2012

always raining…

…what to do when it is raining!
And feeling uninspired…
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..make a mosaic!

Friday, March 9, 2012

red and white quilt…

I managed to make a couple of blocks for the red and white quilt today…

 

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..maybe not perfect!

Tuesday, March 6, 2012

quilting finished…

 

..the quilting is finished!

 

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I finished the machine quilting, today…now to do the binding!

I still need a lot of practice at machine quilting…but it looks

OK from a distance…

This quilt has been planned from the start for the lounge room…

so it will get plenty of use during winter!

 

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…over the weekend I have been playing with clamshells!

 

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…I went to Rainbow Patchwork and bought Sue Daleys, clamshell template and papers!

This row is my second attempt…wasn’t happy with the first try!

I am not sure what I am going to make with them…maybe a whole quilt

or use them in a border…but they are fun to play with!

 

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Thursday, March 1, 2012

Autumn…is here!!!

 

The first day of Autumn…the sun is shinning!!

 

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…love my Lang calendar!

When I open a new month

and it’s cheery words!!

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I added linky followers to my blog…as I keep reading that friends connect

will stop working for non blogger users from 1/3…

I don’t want to loose my followers…and love reading the blogs I follow!!

 

…I hope this helps keep in touch!