I know it has been a while since my last blog. I don’t know were the time goes. Always something to do. Here is an update on what has been happening at the shop.
The Lucy Boston group is growing and we are all enjoying seeing each others blocks. Second Friday of the [...]Continue Reading →
I know it has been a while since I wrote a blog, the days just seem to go so fast. Just finished quilting a large quilt and needed to sit and rest my feet, perfect opportunity.
This week will be The Quilters’ Patch first anniversary. It just seems like yesterday.
One of our [...]Continue Reading →
Well, finally I have some time to write a blog.
I have been stitching the new BOM called ‘Welcome to my Garden’ designed by Zoe Clifton, for our shop sample and it’s looking very nice. It will be our first BOM for 2013.
Recently I had a day at Squilters – Carrum Downs [...]Continue Reading →
Over the last couple of weeks I have had some busy ladies bring in their projects to show me, so I took some photos to share with you.
Astrid made this beautiful quilt for her Mum and Dad’s 60th wedding anniversary and included some of the Bali range. The photos that she place around the [...]Continue Reading →
We have been very busy creating quilts for the new window. The theme this time is panels and what you can create with them. In these panels we have used many techniques inspired by the panels. For example, with the Mother Goose Panel I have added flying geese to the sides before the borders. We have [...]Continue Reading →
New Fabric range available now
Malie for Mon Cherie has arrived at The Quilters Patch. These beautiful soft floral fabrics are made in Japan and feature pale pink, blue, taupe and cream.
Mel Hunt will be here soon!
Places are filling fast for our upcoming hand quilting class. Mel Hunt will be [...]Continue Reading →
On Sunday 22 July we will be hosting the first Christmas in July at The Quilters’ Patch. The project we will be working on is a miniature quilt with a Christmas theme.
Cost: $100 (including kit)
Time: 10am -3 pm
Morning, afternoon tea and lunch provided, with a twist on traditional Christmas fare.
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Last Saturday 23 June some of the museum medalion class returned to continue work on their quilts. I am so glad that they enjoyed the initial class so much that they came back for more. Stunning work!
On the last Friday of each month we host the (not [...]Continue Reading →
Once again Angie has created a beautiful shop window with some of our reproduction fabrics. Winter has arrived and these warm colours and designs remind me of the season.
As term two comes to a close, we are putting together the term three class list. The term three class list will soon be available on [...]Continue Reading →
I have finally finished the Cotton Club Block of the Month Quilt. It is now quilted and hanging in the shop. I am really happy with how this has turned out, and thought it looked pretty good before it was quilted, but the quilting shows off each patch really nicely. This block of the month is available [...]Continue Reading →
Bay Quilters invited me to take the shop to its April meeting. 107 people attended, which is a great turn out, and there were some beautiful quilts on display. It was nice to be a part of the day.
On the day I sold Ruth some Pink Sands Designs bag kits, and she kindly brought the finished product into the shop [...]Continue Reading →
I am thrilled to announce that Bonnie Blue Quilts Cotton Club Block of the Month is coming to The Quilters’ Patch.
This quilt is made using reproduction fabrics and is machine pieced. Here’s a sneak preview of a completed block…… I love the effect of the placement of the light and dark fabrics.
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