12″ x 12″ quilt

  I’ve been printing a collection of fabrics based on circle designs with a view to make a large wall piece. I used some of them to make this 12″ x 12″ quilt for the SAQA auction. You’ll be able to see all of the quilts & take part in the auction on the SAQA […]

It’s Pink for November!

It’s time for Roy G Biv (colours of the rainbow) again. We done all the rainbow colours so now we’re extending a little to finish off the year & this month it’s pink. For links to more pink posts go to Julie B Booth’s blog  or Jennifer Coyne Qudeen’s blog here. I do often use […]

The Roy G Biv colour for October is grey

Taking part in the challenge again this month, although I seem to get later each time! I don’t use a lot of grey in my work but found quite a few photos featuring grey – hope you enjoy them. For links to other participants go to Julie’s blog here & Jennifer’s blog here. Procion dyed […]

September’s colour is Gold

I’m doing the Roy G Biv challenge again & this month’s colour is metallic gold. Check Jennifer Coyne Qudeen’s blog for links to other challenge participants. The 1st pic is a page from a  book making workshop I recently did with Ro Bruhn. It includes some stitching with gold thread in the bobbin – top […]

Armadale Hills Open Studio Arts Trail

I’m very excited to be taking part in the first Armadale Open Studios Art Trail: Thursday to Sunday 17 -20 & 24 – 27 September, when my studio and many others will be opening to visitors. There will be several events happening as part of the Spring festival in the Armadale Hills area including art […]

August’s colour is brown

 Leaf & bark litter We’ve now gone through the colours of the rainbow but the challenge continues. Here is my collection of brown images for this month’s Roy G Biv. To see more & links to other blogs taking part, go to Julie B Booth’s blog here & Jennifer Coyne Qudeen’s blog here.

Roy G Biv: July’s colour is Violet

I’m a little late again this month for Roy G Biv, a challenge that each month, focuses on a colour of the rainbow – July is Violet. After trawling through my photos, I chose these. To find links to more Roy G Biv blog posts with violet, visit Julie’s blog here & Jennifer’s blog here. 

Roy G Biv: June’s colour is Indigo

    I’m playing along with The Roy G Biv challenge again this month with 2 indigo dyed pieces – a bit late but better late than never! The first is on cotton and is a section of a work in progress. The 2nd pic is on silk taffeta which was pole wrapped & dyed. […]

Roy G Biv: The Blues

  This month’s colour for Roy G Biv (colours of the rainbow) is Blue. For links to more blue posts see Julie B Booth’s blog here & Jennifers’ blog here. My 1st 2 photos are hand printed fabrics, left: block printed with thickened Procion dye on a dye scraped background, right: Thermofax print on hand dyed cotton. Sky […]