ATCs & swaps

I made 12 ATCs for swapping at the March Designing Women meeting on Saturday and below my Christmas decoration for another swap РI was a little late with that one! 

Swaps received

6 ATCs received today from a no theme swap run by the Aus/NZ Art Quilters Yahoo Group. The makers are: Sylvia Orlando, Sue Thomas, Sharon Andrews, Karen Dean, L Clarke & Dorothy Faithful.The ATC far right (which came yesterday) is from Ruby from the UK who is 8 years old.Thanks everyone, they’re all lovely! This […]

Blog Prizes

Thanks for all your comments and welcome to those who’ve signed up as followers. Hope you’ll keep visiting and commenting. The 100th follower is Ju-North (prize below made from a project in QA magazine) I got my husband to do the draw for the commenters and the winner is: Judy. Her prize is the little […]

New ATCs and Tree

Slowly getting back to work – The cold I caught while in Japan is nearly gone but still feeling tired and not 100% yet. Today we had to get our big Marri tree cut down because it was dying. I’m very sad as it’s always overlooked our back garden with lovely shade and shelter for […]

ATC Swap & Holey Moley

Received these lovely ATCs in the mail today from Lorna in the UK. She couldn’t decide which one to send so sent both. I’m very lucky, thanks Lorna! I’ve sadly neglected my Holey Moley course but was inspired to do a little yesterday. These are for this months topic: Textures. Above left: texture using the […]

Back to work

Daughter Renee returned to Japan last week. We will miss her but hope she can visit again in May. So now there’s no excuse – back to work for me. I’m entering a scarf competition where you receive a white paj silk scarf and embellish it how ever you like. Below: an experimental one I […]

ATCs & Blog Holiday

3 recent ATCs I’ve made. The middle one was sent to Judy in exchange for naming my A4 quilt. The others will be for a swap Designing Women are having soon.I’ve decided to have a break from blogging until the end of July although I may still do an occasional post. My arms & neck […]