Monday, 21 October 2019

Donations Oct 17 2019

Following are some of the wonderful donations we have received from so many thoughtful and generous quilters, to help replace the quilts that were stolen recently. These donations have come from local and far reaching individual quilters, quilting groups and patchwork shops and have been very gratefully received by our members.

Quilt top 1

Quilt top 2

Quilt top 3

Quilt top 4

Quilt top 5

Finished quilt 1

Finished quilt 2

Finished quilt 3
Fabric and templates

More beautiful fabrics

Fabrics and threads

Sew and tell Oct 17 2019

A crib quilt from Robyn ready to go to Bourke Hospital

Another crib quilt from Robyn

A crib quilt from Rhonda

Number 2 crib quilt from Rhonda

Marlene crocheted this doll's blanket and 
pillow for her 3 year old grand-daughter

Friday, 11 October 2019

Sew and tell Oct 10 2019

This quilt was donated to our group as a
 replacement for the stolen ones. It is to go to
 Palliative Care at the Wauchope Hospital

Another quilt donated for Palliative Care

A table runner for Maureen's Canadian 
daughter-in-law. Maureen embellished 
the leaves at a recent in-house Painting 
with Thread workshop run by Elly.

Carolyn finished another one of her UFOs. 
This one was a pattern from Spotlight many 
years ago. She is donating it to Palliative Care.

Two crib quilts from Robin, ready to  go to 
Burke Hospital

Sew and tell Oct 8 2019

A crib quilt made and donated by Erica, 
ready to go to Burke Hospital in a couple of weeks

Another crib quilt from Erica

This quilt began at a workshop with Rachael Dougherty 
at Dorigo in 2018. Rhonda finished it just in time for 
show and tell at Dorigo this year

Love Birds by Kathy Doherty was also started at Dorigo. 
Rhonda said that the finished top will probably join 
her other UFOs for a while 

Sew and tell Oct 3 2019

Bev made this interesting bag using an 
unusual smocking technique
Detail of Bev's bag

Saturday, 28 September 2019

Sew and tell Sep 24 2019

Raffle quilt for Girl's Night In 2019. 
The blocks were made and put together 
by club members. It was professionally
 quilted by Narelle Nutley

Sew and tell Sep 26 2019

Jenny made "x-ray" bags for her 
and her husband to store their 
medical imaging films.

A shopping bag made by Jenny upcycling
 a denim skirt from the op-shop

A placemat for Jenny's nephew Cameron

A quilt top donated from former member
 Jan's estate. Loraine has put it together,
 quilted and bound it ready to go to a children's 
home in Bali, sponsored by the local Rotary club

Leslie - mentored by Elly - stepped out
 of her comfort zone to make these unusual
 table runners

Sunday, 22 September 2019

Sew and tell Sep 19 2019

Karen made this quilt for her daughter 
who loves 1950's frocks and shoes 
and drinking cocktails while she is wearing them

Sew and tell sep 17 2019

Pam made this colourful cot quilt for her
 niece's new baby

Another charity quilt generously made 
and donated by Janelle

Thursday, 12 September 2019

Sew and tell Sep 12 2019

Jenny has made two more folded shopping bags

Virginia finished her Origami bag

Virginia made a tote bag, with lots of
 pockets,for her husband using a jacket
 from the LifeLine op-shop