Archive for April, 2013

This last week I’ve been working on quilting gum leaves in my sashings. I’ve almost completed them and have started working on a quilting motif for the blocks.



There’s still a fairly large area above the kangaroo without any quilting but I’m still tempted to run with it.


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Today I’ve been basting in preparation for quilting tomorrow. This will be a gift for friends overseas. It is a simple design meant to showcase the different Australian themed fabrics. I’ve only got a couple of months to quilt this and another larger quilt as well. I’m very, very busy, busy, busy!





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I’ve been working on my larger string blocks for the sashings of my Orca Bay.



They look really good but I need to make so many, many more.

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Well it’s April and therefore part 3 of the Sydney Southern Cross Quilters and the  Blue Gum Mystery Quilt Challenge. Yesterday I spent far too much time looking for and drawing up ideas for Step 3 Paper Pieced ideas in EQ7.

Here are some of the ideas I played around with but I don’t like any of them very much.

Ribbet collage1


Ribbet collage2


Ribbet collage3


Ribbet collage4

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