Tag Archives: Sashiko

Squealers

The Squealers too have met in the last few weeks to share news, sewing and afternoon tea Maree has finished her adaptation of the “French Market Medallion” quiltand is starting to hand quilt itMiss F is hand quilting her “Sweet … Continue reading

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A class at Millrose 

Last week I had the pleasure of taking a class at Millrose with the always innovative, internationally renowned quilter and textile artist Jan Preston, making “Liberty Charms”.  (Photo with permission of Jan Preston) I travelled over from Ma Kettle’s enjoying … Continue reading

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Saturday sewing AND a very special birthday

Our Miss Lynnie is having a very special “0” birthday and, of course, there needed to be celebrations of some kind. And what better than a get together of friends, food, presents and an afternoon of sewing/knitting. We started with … Continue reading

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Japanese exhibition

Do you ever feel life is slightly out of control? On a roller coaster that keeps running endlessly on its rails? Life’s been a bit like that this week but I’m taking this spare hour to try to start catching … Continue reading

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QITB – Brenda’s second workshop

Brenda’s second workshop was an appliqué class entitled “Gracie’s Garden”, and over the two days these students learned some new appliqué skills, lots of tips and techniques, and at the end of the second day, some Sashiko skills too! There … Continue reading

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Class Show and Tell

Lorraine has put together two of her Sashiko blocks into a wall hanging for her sister (interesting exercise in quilt-as-you-go!!) and finished two more Farmer’s Wife blocks Peggy has made quite a few of her Log Cabin blocks, so we … Continue reading

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Class Show and Tell

Lorraine has her Sashiko table runner finished… …just in time for her sister’s birthday Lorraine is now hand quilting her appliqué wall hanging… Peggy is binding her next quilt… Josephine was playing with triangles and diamonds for her double diamond … Continue reading

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