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Barcellos Rooster… Just because…

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Originally posted on Addicted 2 Fabric:
What happens when you are in a textile art group (Reddy Arts) and someone goes on holiday and comes home smitten with her travels ?  in particular the Barcellos Cock, of which she gave us…

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Sinchies – a Unique Colour Challenge!

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Originally posted on Addicted 2 Fabric:
Coming up with unique challenge ideas for a group can be – well – challenging! Too big and it becomes a burden… too collaborative and people get worried and some deviate from the plan… so…

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Dying to Eco Dye !

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Originally posted on Addicted 2 Fabric:
Judy Kennedy is an extraordinary person to know.  I’ve had the pleasure of being a participant in 2 workshops run by her now and they are still the most informative, entertaining and productive workshops I…

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Loughman Longings – A Masterclass with Gloria Loughman

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Originally posted on Addicted 2 Fabric:
What an incredible week!   3 full days with the most wonderful, Internationally acclaimed Australian art quilter GLORIA LOUGHMAN! Gloria Loughman in front of her quilts Reddy Arts was able to secure a Regional Arts Development…

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From Sinchies to Finchies…

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Originally posted on Addicted 2 Fabric:
Reddy Arts – Sinchies – 2 colour challenge, shown with the accompanying book describing each work. A big Thank you happened at my Textile Groups meeting last month.  We had our wonderful exhibition where our…

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October Meeting News

We had a demo this month on Brenda’s paper cut mandela version of layering fabrics to use in a project. Sue and Di took our bellbirds quilts to the Brisbane show to hang ready for opening. Upon their return we … Continue reading

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Kay Haerland – April Meeting

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April was a great meeting !  We decided that instead of having one technique demoed, we would bring in bits and pieces and demo / show lots of items to bring the new members up to speed with the products … Continue reading

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3 Piece Suite – Sue Duffy’s work

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Sue’s Blog

Sue Duffy took on a topic that was near and dear to her heart!  The family bach (Kiwi holiday house!)  Sue’s grandfather built the house and over the years it grew and changed and morphed, with the family and extended family’s requirements and whimseys, like the exotic swirls that cover most of the buildings, painted by Sues sister.  It still stands today and is still in the family’s possession.  Sue’s pieces were a recreation of the bach in 1:12 scale, a version of the same bach, unfolded in a smaller scale and 4 wonderful wall hangings that encapsulated the beach view from the bach’s front.

She goes into more detail on her blog http://ratherbequilting.wordpress.com/ 

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