Monday, 21 October 2013

Wednesday, 3 July 2013

Wildlife Photography

This photo reminds me of our visit to Sydney Museum for the International Wildlife Photography exhibition last Thursday. Thanks Judie

Tuesday, 25 June 2013


Photo: Crocheted and knitted pieces plus pom poms made by everyone tonight during our craft party!...

Sew Make Create is a unique, contemporary, creative workshop in Sydney, Australia. Be inspired. Be creative.

Sew Make Create is a classroom space for small, intimate classes to teach new skills. It is also an open workshop space for Designers, Artists, and Creatives. A complementary retail shop brings you Australian handmade products, sewing and craft accessories. Sew Make Create aims to encourage learning and creativity through providing the right environment, assistance, and facilities.

Shop for beautiful, Australian made products...
Learn a new skill or find a new hobby by attending a class...
Create and design in our open workshop...
Sell your original pieces in our shop...

Today 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

Koala for Nathaniel

Saturday, 8 June 2013

Born to sew! New arrival! Malyah

Welcome to Malyah Sage Osborn - first great grand daughter for Kathleen McKenzie!
Born 9.30 am 7th June 2013. Said Mal-i-a. She is 8 pound 7 ounces and 52cm Born 7 June.

Born to sew!
Congratulations Greg and Vanessa

Saturday, 25 May 2013

To Mum

She might have been the one who taught you how to sew.
Or made the first quilt that was wrapped around you.
She might sew on your button, or fix your dropped hem...She is passing on what she knows to you, She is your mum.

Wednesday, 22 May 2013

Calligraphy and cards

These were the cards I made last Thursday for Ros and Helen. Helen had sent me the bought Calligraphy birthday card with her handwork inside.

Quilt Binding Tutorial

Sunday, 12 May 2013

Mesh Bags made by Susan

Top: Reminded me of Sri Lanka so this is Shyamali's Mesh Bag - Tigers and Elephants
Middle: Present for Eashani and baby Lannissa - 1930s Print
Bottom: sister-in-law Maureen's birthday present - Racy Red

Tuesday, 7 May 2013

With Normie Rowe 4 May

Enjoyed seeing, hearing and meeting Normie Rowe at Retirement & Lifestyle Expo, supporting U3A.

My teenage idol! Normie Rowe, Australia's pop music star 1965-67.

Wednesday, 1 May 2013

Melbourne 23 April

Enjoyed seeing penguins at Aquarium in Melbourne after delivering home-made Tote bags to Shyamali and Eashani