26 October, 2009

Shibori Workshop

A great weekend at Boonah with quilting friends and while there Allyson and I did a Shibori Dying Workshop with Ankie King. A great day with lots of new fabrics to play with.
Greenbank Quilters News

Lucy's winning Quilt
Our friend Lucy made this quilt and won a prize in the Mt Gravatt show.
Congratulation Lucy.
Big O birthdays are important in our group and we make the special person a quilt. This month was Ann's special birthday with an O in it and this is the quilt we made her. She's looking like she likes it.

Ochre Pits

Wouldn't I have loved to take some Ochre home with me to play on Fabric. The $5,000 fine made me think about it for a short time only. Historically an amazing place to visit, out along the West Macdonnell ranges where Aboriginals have been getting and trading Ochre for many many years. I love standing in places thinking about the people who have been there for hundreds of years before me.

Holiday Snaps

I've had way to long a break from Blogging, now I have to do some catching up. Enjoy!

After a great holiday drive up the Oodnadatta track we arrived at Oodnadatta where I took this picture of a fantastic old door. Which was found on this building -