I joined a new branch of the CWA late last year and have been getting to know a number of ladies during this year.  Well as with the preschool that Matthew attends I have donated some time and made a quilt for our branch to raffle at the Spence Community Fair this coming weekend.  If […]

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Welcome back, I have finally transferred a whole heap of photos from the camera to the computer so I  can show you some things I have been working on.  The transfer seems to be the delay point for me despite now knowing where the Card reader is. While I’ve been absent from the blog I […]

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Jonathan won!!!!.  I am a very proud Mum, Jonathan’s quilt Aussie Animals won first prize in the Junior Section of the Glenrose Airing of the Quilts.  We were not aware there were prizes, just aiming to increase the junior section and it was a project for Jonathan and I to spend time together.  Jonathan’s prize […]

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As well as getting the raffle quilt on the machine I also had a few other deadlines, one of which was getting my Canberra Quilters Challenge quilt finished and ready to submit for the Canberra Quilter’s Exhibition being held concurrently with the Craft Show at EPIC.  For those outside the ACT, EPIC stands for Exhibition […]

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Well I did locate the card reader and then needed to fend off my older children for a decent chance at the computer, school holidays during this time did not aid the situation. However I have uploaded all my new photos and have some interesting things to show. As my children are currently out of […]

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Remember that pile of black and yellow fabric?  The bargain ones I bought earlier this year. Here are a pile of blocks… I must remember that it is not the sewing that always takes a long time, the cutting of pieces can be the longest.  This quilt went together quite quickly really, and it was […]

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Well a busy week it has been in this house.  I have sent 4 parcels to my Mum for the Airing of the quilts, and then another one just last Friday with her hexagon quilt in it. I’ve included a photo of the border quilting design, I hope you like it, it was fun to […]

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I was shopping for a few items in Aldi this week and I found this bath or shower safety handle. Having seen these in catalogues I thought I would try it on my quilting ruler and it appears to work quite well.  Have a look in your local store.  Have Fun Raylee

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It was a busy night for me quilting as I decided to use thread colours to match the plain fabric for each diamond so numerous thread changes were necessary. The quilting is a fairly simple design but I don’t think it needs any more. Here is Mum’s hexagon quilt with all the diamonds quilted.

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