February meeting with Sue Watters

9 03 2016

We enjoyed an evening listening to Sue talk about Civil War Quilts and enjoyed seeing her quilts and block samples.  Sue is a real enthusiast for the history of these quilts and it was a fascinating insight into life in past times.

We also enjoyed show and tell witha Linus Quilt, book covers and 2 lovely quilts all made by our members.IMG_5599IMG_5597IMG_5612IMG_5613IMG_5608

 

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Angie Hughes Workshop – Inspired by Klimt

9 03 2016

Angie is a popular speaker with our group so there were many takers when she returned to do a second workshop ‘Inspired by Klimt’.  She showed us lots of ideas for using black velvet and foils with a range of glues and machine embroidery.  You can see some of the results below:IMG_5100IMG_5163IMG_5089IMG_5094IMG_5076IMG_5602IMG_5606IMG_5623