My heart is bursting!!!
Session 3 of Makers Escape Montville is underway! We have 31 fabulous ladies who have been sewing, painting, wood block printing, embroidering, making lampshades, pouring resin, weaving macrame cord and coiling baskets.
Such a beautiful warm friendly […]
Luscious linen lampshade!
Here is a custom shade that I am making… isn’t she a beauty! Can’t believe I am on Day 99! I’ve been quiet for the last few days… still making, but all my creativity is going into […]
It’s a sign!!
Thanks @thelasermill__ for the laser cut ply letters that we’ll use to make a new sign. The background ply is going to be stained, then we’ll attach the letters using aquadhere before sealing it all with a […]
Well, the studio looks like a bit of the proverbial “Chinese laundry”! We have been screen printing pieces of leftover denim to make pockets for the aprons for our helpers for Makers Escape. The pockets are now drying […]
Private lesson with Rhonda!
What a fabulous way to spend a day… teaching Rhonda from @theurallaprintgallery how to make an ottoman and a lampshade. Rhonda travelled from Uralla on the New England Tableland in NSW to pick up some new […]
This quilt is all but finished… just the binding and a few washes to go and then it is ready to be delivered to a domestic violence shelter. We have had a wonderful afternoon stitching rag quilts using […]
Stitching cheerfulness for those in need.
This morning I have been prepping for our community quilt sewing afternoon tomorrow. We have a team of wonderful volunteers coming along to stitch and snip our rag quilts into shape. These quilts, made […]
I posted about curtains a week or so ago… these are more curtains for the same friend. Lots of measuring and pinning for these hems which I will stitch on the machine using an invisible hemming stitch. These […]
Ready to screen print!!
I am ready to start screen printing merchandise for Makers Escape Montville! Silk screen, squeegee and print paste are at the ready. I’d love to show you what I’ll be printing, but that would spoil the […]
Nature inspired mobile!
We are away for the long week-end, camping down near Girraween National Park. This morning Lauren collected twigs and sticks, seed pods and beautiful autumn leaves and then, with Aubrey’s help, made a mobile. It is a […]