Thursday, April 9, 2015
New Venue and Shown n Tell from March 2015
Due to the Maunu School Hall under going major repair work, the Quilt Club will be meeting for the next few months at the Northland Vintage Car Club Rooms at Heritage Park (see map below)
Heritage Park is on SH 14 opposite Austin Rd, so just across the road from the school really, not too hard to find.
I’ve just realised that I forgot to post the Show n Tell from March so here it is, better late than never!
Diary Cover made by Terri Mills. Gelli plate print, hand and machine embroidered.
Hand painted paper on canvas, with beading and embroidery by Terri Mills.
‘Memories of Thailand’ by Jenny Gough, using menus, tickets, maps & pamphlet's collected on her trip.
Wall hanging by Patricia Smith, made in class with Rosalie Dace. (Inspired by a Canna Lily)
Sample work from class with Rosealie Dace made by Lynne O’Donnell. (based on Sand Dunes)
First wall hanging made by Kim Bodman. Kim thanks Sonya for teaching her and Jean for her assistance.
‘Suburbia’ by Robin Halverson original design inspired by real estate advert.
Made by Helen Barron. Helen says the purpose of this quilt was to keep her sane in January, and to use up more scraps!
Made by Helen Barron. Patterns for blocks from Victoria Finlay Wolfe’s blog, the setting is Helen’s design. close up of one block below.
Made by Jean Nutter for her grand daughter, using all of her girly fabrics. Close up below.
Made by Kay O’Hagan. Dresden Plate Quilt started in 2005, it was hand pieced while travelling around Europe. Put aside for a while but now completed. Close up of one of the Dresden’s below.
Okay That’s it for now, see you at the Meeting on Saturday, don’t forget the New Venue!