Class show and tell


Carole had another of her “Carousel” blocks almost finished and completed it in class.

02-dscn5734Beth has been busy with her blocks too03-dscn5735Sue W had put on a few more rounds04-dscn5736and did more in class and cut for the next few rounds too15-dscn5751and Sue W has finished this top05-dscn5738Sue E has completed all her Dresden Plate blocks and is now hunting for a sashing06-dscn5740so she started cutting for “Carousel” too11-dscn5747Marilyn has a “Carousel” block finished07-dscn5741Leanne too has blocks finished and we found fabrics for backgrounds and border 09-dscn5744and Denise is cutting too12-dscn5748Jo and I spent some time sorting these pieces into star groups10-dscn5746and she had one finished by class end (think there was a bit of chatter happening at that end of the table!)16-dscn5752Carylin has finished her centre broderie perse08-dscn5742and was working on hexagons for the same quilt (one of Di Ford’s patterns, sorry can’t remember which one)13-dscn5749


Lyn stayed all day and worked diligently on blanket stitching her blocks on the machine – heaps more to go!23-dscn5759Fernanda sewed some more big hexie blocks during the week and brought them to show us17-dscn5753and towards the end of class we laid them all out to see how they were looking19-dscn5755Tineke has appliqued lots of her stars26-dscn5764Theresa wanted to learn to hand piece, so I gave her a lesson in using templates and hand piecing as she embarks on “Farmer’s Wife” using French General fabrics24-dscn5760Sue B joined us and she spent the time cutting out background pieces for a Double Wedding Ring quilt…….lots of cutting!21-dscn5757Linda has started placing and appliquéing her clam shells25-dscn5762and Linda gave me this delightful Liberty basket18-dscn5754which I think needs some really pretty threads put into it.  Aren’t I a lucky teacher!

Meredithe x

This class takes place at Sewn and Quilted






















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7 Responses to Class show and tell

  1. I certainly think as a teacher you work hard at inspiring your students as there is always such a lovely show and tell.

  2. What a wonderful set of rainbows of colour!

  3. Karen Goad says:

    where did you get the little wedge ruler for the circle’s that you are making for your scrappy circles. what a great way to use up more scraps – are the wedge rulers available on line?

  4. Kaja says:

    What a great selection of work.

  5. frayedattheedge says:

    Each time I scrolled down, I thought, I must comment on that one, I must comment on that one …….. my comments would have ended up being longer than your post!! I will just say that all the work is fabulous!

  6. Kyle says:

    The diversity just within this small group reminds us what diversity there is quilt making.

  7. Michelle says:

    That Broderie Perse blog is amazing. Impressive!!!

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