AGM & more

Our AGM was well attended on 16 July 2018. Daiva gave a President’s Report followed by reports from other members of the committee and the voting in of a new committee. Daiva will be President for one more year and is supported by some returning and some new committee members.

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Sue Findlay showing us her needle felted up-cycled jumper

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Sue Findlay’s bowl after Carol Ogden’s workshop

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Sue Findlay’s mat after Carol Ogden’s workshop

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Michelle Fokes’s bowl after Carol Ogden’s workshop

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Sandy Guaci’s Yellow Heart Quilt top – another UFO off the pile

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Sandy Guaci’s embroidered quilt – another UFO off the pile

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Helen Hennessy with her “It’s all about the spots” framed fassets quilt

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Elin Baker’s Birds and Butterflys

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Elin Baker’s Birds and Butterflys (reverse side)

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Elin Baker’s Navy and White

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Elin Baker’s Tessellated Windmills

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Elin Baker’s Tessellated Windmills (reverse side)

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Kerren Ogg’s charity quilt

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Kerren Ogg’s charity quilt (reverse side)

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Kerren Ogg’s folded origami quilt

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Kerren Ogg’s folded origami quilt (detail)

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Gillian modelling the Bog Coat that we will be making in October with Lyn Hewitt

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July 2018 Show & Tell

Please remember to come to the AGM on 16 July 2018 
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Sandra Doyle’s Cows Diamond Dots
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Sandra Doyle’s Peacock Diamond Dots

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Ann Oirbans Rose Quilt (it is lovely cosy flannel)

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Jenny Walker’s Pastel Squares

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Tracey Coomer’s Sheep

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Lyle Mead’s Rocking Horse quilt

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Lyle Mead’s Dinosaurs quilt now complete

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Daiva Ceicys’s BOM Quilt

 

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Daiva Ceicys’s Summer Rain quilt

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Daiva Ceicys showing the back of her quilt

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Daiva Ceicys Hugs & Kisses top, showing the appliqued border

And we have the results from Carol Ogden’s workshop in June, which was a lot of fun :
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Narelle Davis’s Blue Bowl; Karen Foster’s Floor Mat; Lyn Edward’s Red Bowl.
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Lyn Edward’s Pastel & brown bowls and black & white mat. Irene Berry’s Blue bowl. Karen Foster’s Bone bowl (with dog toys) Daiva Ceicys’s Floor Mats.

June 2018 Show & Tell

Yes it is June already!

We had a good turn-out at this months meeting where we were reminded that our AGM is on July 16th – same time, same place. If you would like to nominate for a position on the committee please fill in a Nomination form (just change where it says 2015 to 2018 and initial it) and either email it to the secretary or take it to the next meeting.

These first few quilts are from the week before the meeting.

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Ann Durnan created another confetti quilt picture – this is Mill Bay Boardwalk

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Ann Durnan’s Owl handstitched over discharged drawing. Discharge is removing colour from dyed fabric in this case with bleach.

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Joan Flynn’s hand quilted Snake quilt

 

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Helen Heritage – Charity quilt

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Narelle Davis Mother Duck and her four ducklings

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Kathy Rose – ‘Plates’ All beautifully embroidered

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Charity quilts

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One of the quilts donated by Ann as a charity quilt. Sandy also provided 2 backgrounds for the Butterfly quilts.

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Below are some of the items you can make at Carol’s Rope Mats workshop on 18 June

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May 2018 Show & Tell

My apologies for the poor quality photos (still getting used to my new phone)

 

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Dinosaur Quilt by Lyle Mead
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Baby Quilt by Lois Morante

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Dress by Carol Ogden

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2 bags by Linda White from Carol’s workshop (apologies for the photo quality)

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Charity quilt

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Joan Flynn’s completed confetti picture and the photo on which it was based

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Margaret Downie’s completed confetti picture and the photo on which it was based

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Ann Durnan’s completed confetti picture

Confetti Quilts with Lynn Hewitt

Now it is our turn…

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Robyn’s interpretation of our coastline

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Robyn’s bay scene almost there -mind the pins!

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Irene’s interpretation of a canal in Falkirk, Scotland

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Irene placing the reeds in the forground

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Irene’s Falkirk canal scene almost finished

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Joan’s trees at sunset taking shape

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Ann’s interpretation of a desert scene with boab tree

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Ann’s boab tree looking good!

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Michelle’s hut in the bush – moving on to the next step

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Michelle’s hut in the forest scene almost finished

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Martha’s forest scene is taking shape

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Martha’s rain forest scene almost finished

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Marg’s scene is coming together

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Marg’s one tree hill scene almost finished

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Sandra’s interpretation of a beautiful sunset

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All nearly finished!

And we had a break to try on the bog jacket that Lynn may teach in October…

April Show & Tell

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Hexagon quilt by Kath Roberts

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Fabric Manipulation by Sheila Kelly

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Jenny Walker’s Nursery Animals/Monsters

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and the back of Jenny’s quilt

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Le Jardin by Bronwyn Sams

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and the back of Bronwyn’s quilt

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Cats by Carol and will be finished by Sandra

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from Quips from a Country Quilter by Mary O Roberts