Author Archives: Irene

Splendid Sampler Block 6

Follow me This week’s block has been designed by Lori Kennedy called “Rose and Dot”.  She says “The Rose and Dot block is named after the two lovely ladies who inspired me to sew, my grandmother Rose and my mother Dorothy”. Get all the details and download the free instructions for Block 6 on the […]

Splendid Sampler 2 – block 2

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 the free instructions for Block 2 on the Splendid Sampler blog now.  Every Thursday for […]

Class Action

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 was teaching at Precious Time in Toowoomba and was swooning over the gorgeous fabrics that […]

Precious Time Fabric & Quilts – Toowoomba

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? And get fed a complete meal and drinks on the way?  Really great service by […]

My European/US teaching trip

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 have you getting bored now can i? Before Europe I did a 10 day cruise […]