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Infinity and Beyond

Imagination makes us aware of limitless possibilities. How many of us haven’t pondered the concept of infinity or imagined the possibility of time travel? In one of her poems, Emily Bronte likens imagination to a constant companion, but I prefer to think of it as a built-in entertainment system. 171 more words


This is some quilt!

This my friends is one helluva quilt!  I had the pleasure of seeing it recently at the Australasian Quilt Convention in Melbourne.  The quilt is a depiction of a salt-water crocodile whose nickname is… 175 more words


One thing led to another

I don’t know about you but I sometimes find that I set out on a creative endeavour with one intent and end up heading in quite a different direction.  585 more words



A view of the whole quilt

A view from the bottom right corner

This silhouette of the stealth bomber was from one of my favorite t-shirts. 77 more words


Quilty fun in Melbourne

I’m down in Melbourne for the Australasian Quilt Convention for the first time. I’m doing a 2 day workshop with Jenny Bowker on the week-end and spent today visiting fabric shops and stalls at the show. 152 more words


Let's Begin at the Very Beginning

It doesn’t get more basic than this. A ruler, a rotary cutter, and plain white fabric…

I know last week I said I wouldn’t be sewing for a while- and it turns out I lied. 328 more words


A Visit from BatiksnBeads

This month at Glamorgan Quilters we were pleased to welcome Maryke Phillips from BatiksnBeads. And, as well as bringing a colourful display of batik fabrics and beads she entertained us with a lively talk about her quilting life. 144 more words