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Saturday, 23 May 2015


Sunrise this morning from my bedroom window
A dash for the camera and in the street in my jamas
It was a stunning sight - the sunrise not me!

Enjoy - think I will have to do a Textile piece with one of these.

Saturday, 9 May 2015

Travelling in OZ

These are some interesting texture photos that I took on our last trip on the way to Melbourne of a 1920's fountain. I loved it!

Tuesday, 5 May 2015

More dyeing from my students

Below are some more deying that the students have produced in class. I am very proud of my studetns as they have made a terrific effort for this unit.

Jacky and her jacket - detail below

Lara and her quilt cover

Detail above and below of  Lee's skirt

Saturday, 2 May 2015

Lest We Forget at AQC

This was a wonderful exhibition at Australian Quilt Convention in Melbourne. This exhibition will be touring at the Craft Events in each state so do not miss it. More details are available on their website: I submitted a piece for this exhibition - see below

People enjoying the exhibition

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Above - sorry for the poor photo but you can see the exhibition in your state when the exhibition tours in Craft Events
My piece submitted for the exhibition "Red Poppy"

Friday, 3 April 2015


Below are some more pictures of the girls and their dyeing

Candice and her pole wrapping dress

Two of my younger students getting stuck into the dyeing process

Beautiful hot pink dyed fabric

The beginning of a bag - Kerrie's

Loads of marbles tied into the fabric and dyed

The students have done such a great job of their dyeing!!

Tuesday, 31 March 2015


Some more pics of the students dyeing

Sue and her dyed shirt - detail below

Friday, 27 March 2015

Pole Wrapping (Not Dancing) Dyeing 

Below are photos of my students  - the dyeing unit in progress.

Candice,  Kerrie and Paige helping wrap a long dress around the pole

Candice painting the wrap

Wrapped and dyed

Pole wrapping drying in the sun

Wait for future blogs for the unwrapping
Wonder what they will look like?