Entries by Mary

Wendy Williams

I was so very lucky to be able to have Wendy Williams come from Sydney and teach in my shop. A long time fan of Wendy’s methods and of course her super fantastic quilts and cushions. We were lucky also to be able to view a suitcase full of her works…. the detail in Over […]

Stitched up in Gisborne

Coming to Gisborne and hosted by Irene Blanck of Focus on Quilts and Patch n Quilt….. a 2 day event….. Come for one day or both days. 5 guest speakers …….our trunkers….. A quilt display by a local prolific quilter Karen Berger. Food . Goodies Bag. Pop up shop. Amazing value … bring your hand […]

Wendy Williams Sunday class

Class 2 : Sunday 14 July.  10-3pm  $150 includes a light lunch. The pattern and materials for class will need to be purchased. Bookings can be made direct to the shop  03 54207333 or email : info@patchnquilt.com.au   Boro’d Cushion….. A very simple and achievable project …..

Wendy Williams classes

The wonderful Wendy Williams is coming to Patch n Quilt for 2 classes. Wendy’s designs are quite unique and combine different mediums ,including wool felt, felted wool and textured fabrics. She embellishes with threads using simple embroidery stitches. Class 1. Wildflower Bag   Saturday 13 July 10-4 pm $150. The cost for this day includes […]

Stitched up in Gisborne

  Stitched up in Gisborne is a new event on the calendar for stitchers/patchworkers etc. Hosted by Irene Blanck and myself , the plan is to showcase different designers that are not so well known ,along with featuring a quilt display from an unknown prolific quilter. This event will be held on Saturday 17 August […]

Workshops with Shelley Husband

lm very lucky to have Shelley Husband of Spincushions and author of Granny Square Flair coming to the shop for two workshops. Monday 15 April  ….working on squares from her book, intermediate level. Tuesday 16 April …the Mangan blanket Cost for each day is $90.00 10-3 pm Its an occasion not to miss, an Aussie […]

Fabric club ….A Pocketful of Posies

Welcome to the fabric club for A Pocketful of Posies a new BOM by Irene Blanck. Its simple….purchase your patterns direct from Irene www.focusonquilts.com.au Join the fabric club with me …. a monthly mail out of fabric so that you can work on Irene’s new BOM. The fabric is what l have used ….. l […]

It’s March

Hopefully the hot humid weather is now past and the cooler more pleasant weather will continue….. Thankyou to my customers as the shop has been very busy , heaps of new stock has been opened and l have managed with the aid of a shoehorn  to get it all on the floor. .Hopefully after today […]

It’s been awhile….

So along comes 2019 … my 14th year of trading …… I’ve decide to try and get my blog happening again…it gets hard with Insti to always put everything that’s happening onto it…. my issue… I’m not a massive fan of Facebook but l have a very tiny presence. So what do l do to […]