maandag, september 29, 2008
I finished the mandala it was a great pleasure to work on it .
little pieces of Crazy Quilt and in the middle the embroiderd mandala .
There are more mandala,s on the blog of the Dutch bag ladies .
next monday we have a meeting and we show all of the mandala,s
zondag, september 28, 2008
woensdag, september 24, 2008
dinsdag, september 23, 2008
vrijdag, september 19, 2008
wel we went to France and there was so much to see
we hade a very lovely time there.
we stayed in a beautiful little town whit beautiful houses.
we hade to drive a bit to go to the exhibition but is was a wonderful serounding al mountens and grapes so beautiful .
you can see Sandra and Willy waiting for a byt to eat .
and 2 quilt made by Sandra ,
and one I liked so much .
I dont know the name of the woman how made this but again I love this quilt
we hade a great time , there were some freinds from the net and it is always so very nice to meet them again
we met sandy, Dijanne ,Annette ,Laura ,Ina
I read Sandy her blog for a long time and it was very lovely to meet her
see you again Sandy .
we hade a cup of tea and a lovely time with Ina and there were so many things to see we only hade one day it was to short to see every thing but we hade a great time
and it is always so good to come home
see you next time
maandag, september 15, 2008
A lot of stitches and so many more to come
there are 3 projects I am working on and they all have lots and lots of embroidery
The first picture is a detail of a page from the book for the exhibition Cyber Fyber
The second picture is my dream a quilt I am working on
When I started my blog 3 years ago, I came accros an artist, Martha Green she makes wonderful Crazy quilts and she has her own way of making these quilts.
I wanted to make a quilt like that,
as you know I did start and it is going very well .
Maybe you can find some work of Martha Green
here are 2 links
she does not have a blog .
I wil be of line for a couple of days we ,,, Sandra ,Willy and I are going to France
there is an exhibition
I let you see pictures when I am back
Have a nice day
maandag, september 08, 2008
A present from glennis go and see here blog www.shiborigirl.worldpress.com she makes beautiful scarfs
Thank you Glennis for the lovely scraps .
And working on the Crazy Quilt for the CQR group on flickr
There are more projects a am working on, the dream quilt is going very good let you see some pictures later
and 2 challenges I am still thinking about them.
Wel I have to work now so see you all later
have a nice day
zaterdag, september 06, 2008
Jude started a new flickr group about What if,,, cray quilting revisited,,,
and I was thinking what if I used some embroidry i made a long time ago ,it is in a draw and I dont know what to do with it and I dont like it but the work the time and the materials i put into it
so I cut it up and put it together again
crazy quilting revisited dont you think ??????
vrijdag, september 05, 2008
Wel here is my quilt hanging at the exhibition .
The opening was very nice but it took a long time so there was not much time to see the exhibition .
We also hade time to shop before the opening, Arnhem is a very nice city to shop ,maybe I wil go back there ,, just for the shopping ,,
woensdag, september 03, 2008
I just can,t stop working on this quilt it is like a virus it takes me every time I see it
I have lot of handdyed fabrics I want to use for this quilt
and I have lots and lots of little dreams to use for this quilt
But tomorow we are going to Arnhem to the exhibition
Willy and Sandra and I there are quilt from us in the exhibition
I wil make pictures and let you see
Now I wil go and get some sleep