Some of my classes/workshops that are coming in the near future:-

August- Baltimore Garden, if you love applique & 3D flowers then this is for you.

Contact Sonia or Debbie at The Sewing Bee Cafe for details.


Baltimore Garden BOM


August- Winter Blooms also with applique & 3D flowers. A two day

class at Lily Lane. Contact Jennifer for more details.


Winter Blooms Sept2015aa


September- Steel Dahlia, mostly machine piecing with some applique.

Contact Maureen at Palm Beach Quilting for more details.




Would love to see you at any of the above classes/workshops.

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Showcase Winnings!

Today I collected  ‘Steel Dahlia’ after being in

Melbourne’s Quilt Showcase Exhibition.

To my complete surprise was a number of goodies

awaiting with my quilt.


Judges Award a

 Certificate, prizes awarded & a quilt evaluation.


Millrose prize a

 A bundle of beautiful French General fabrics from

Millrose Quilting & Gallery.


Millrose prize b


Millrose prize c

 Along with some gorgeous Cosmos Threads.


Nu-Wool wadding a

 Jumbuk Nu-Wool wadding, big enough for next years entry.


Nu-Wool wadding b


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Quilt Showcase!

Last weekend was Melbourne’s annual

Quilt & Craft Fair and as always the Quilt Showcase Exhibition.

I was honoured to be invited by the

Applique Guild of Australia,

(one of the Member Groups being profiled)

to display my

‘Roses to Di for’ quilt.


01 Roses-To-Di-For (BOM)


I also entered my ‘Steel Dahlia’ quilt into Showcase.

And to my absolute surprise and delight I received a

‘Judges Commendation Award’.


Steel Dahlia-Judges Commendation Award


Steel Dahlia


Patterns, kits & B.O.M.s for both quilts are still available at

Palm Beach Quilting.

Quilt Showcase winners and their respective awards can be seen here & here.


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A.Q.C. opened today and Palm Beach Quilting is there for the first time.

Lots of new items including my new Block of the Month

Steel Dahlia.


AQC 2015a


Steel Dahlia a



Much time has been spent over the last few weeks

in preparation for the show, cutting kits and BOM packs.


Steel Dahlia BOM


I am also tutoring a Make & Take class,

3D flowers on a very handy bag.


Make & Take


Hope to see you at the show. Open till Sunday.


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