Sunday, October 21, 2012

weekend…

Hope everyone has had a great weekend…it’s been so hot here all weekend…
summer is on it’s way!
The quilt group was at my place today…
always a fun day!
One friend bought these pretty roses from her garden…the perfume is beautiful!
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…Thursday we went to Brisbane to Stitches and Craft show!
caught the train at Varsity Lakes…which made the trip very relaxing!!
below are some of the many quilts that were in the quilt show…
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…also there was a display of red and white quilts!
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…now I’m inspired to stitch!

Sunday, October 7, 2012

back..

sorry…I didn’t intend being absent from blogging for more than a month!

It just turned out that way…

by the end of the day I have been ready for bed…

and had not put together something to blog about…

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…and below is a link to a great online shop for art and craft supplies

they will give a 10% discount until Oct 31st 2012

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…I have gained a new interest…

I have been wanting to try art journaling for some time…

and at the moment I am trying to learn to draw a face…

so there has been lots of you tube watching..

which then led me to needing some art supplies…

and most of all I’m having fun with it!!!

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…this is what I found today at the market!

It’s a sewing chest

DSCN0277the top lifts up and inside is this tray which lifts out!

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…will I paint it?

white or grey…

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 IMG_0152Yesterday the quilt group had a sewing day to make this quilt for a friend

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…we were pleased with how it is turning out!