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Splendid Sampler Block 5
By Irene on July 12, 2018
Follow me This week’s block was done by Susan Ache called “Point Taken”. She says “who says a star has to have points? With this fun star you don’t have to worry about chopping off the points”. Get..
Splendid Sampler 2 Block 4
By Irene on July 8, 2018
Follow me Here is my Block 4 for Splendid Sampler 2. It was designed by Wenche Wolff Hatling called Balance. Download this block here. You can also pre-order the Splendid Sampler II book here. Join me in the sewalong. I am..
Splendid Sampler Block 3
By Irene on June 29, 2018
Follow me Here’s my block 3. Thanks Helen Stubbings – I LOVE clamshells so really enjoyed sewing them but not so sure about embroidery – so i did it a tad different…....
By Irene on June 24, 2018
Follow me Here’s my new quilt SPRING FEVER. There are some beautiful grey fabrics coming into our quilt shops. I wanted to make a bright colourful quilt and I felt that using the dark grey background would make..
Splendid Sampler 2 – block 2
By Irene on June 22, 2018
Follow me Here is my block 2. This was designed by Rebecca Bryan and she called it “Milk and Cookies”. I love using stripey fabric and LOTS of colour – so here’s my version: Get all the details and download..
Splendid Sampler 2 starts today!!
By Irene on June 15, 2018
Follow me The Splendid Sampler 2 starts today!!! I’m so thrilled to be invited by Pat Sloan and Jane Davidson to be part of the 80 block designers from around the world. Get all the details and download the..
By Irene on May 28, 2018
Follow me I’ve always been “envious” of some of the lovely fabrics that I see quilters bringing to my workshops. Of course, don’t we all have “fabric envy”? Someone else’s fabric stash is always so much better than ours. I..
Precious Time Fabric & Quilts – Toowoomba
By Irene on September 5, 2017
Follow me Teaching at Precious Time Fabric & Quilts over the weekend was an extremely fun and exciting time for me. Patrina picked me up from Wellkamp Airport – how good is it to fly directly from Melbourne to Toowoomba?..
My European/US teaching trip
By Irene on June 6, 2017
Follow me Whew!!! Just returned from a five and a half week teaching tour around Europe and the US. As this is going to be a long post with photos I think I’ll do it in two installments – can’t..