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Catching up on the Culture Space podcast
06
Oct

Culture space

I love a great podcast, and last week I jumped at the chance to be part of Culture Space, a local community radio program which covers…

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Sandi Hawa Hazlewood
14
Aug

Sandi Sawa Hazlewood

This month we are talking to Sandi Sawa Hazlewood from Crafty Planner. I first came across Sandi while listening to her amazing quilt (and craft/art) podcast - definitely…

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Slide4
07
Aug

Social media and the quilting community

  Last month, my Project 48 partner Linden and I were part of the symposium that was run at the Making the Australian Quilt exhibit showing at the National Gallery of Victoria.…

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Vanessa Vargas Wilson
03
Jul

Vanessa Vargas Wilson

This month we are talking to Vanessa Vargas Wilson from Crafty Gemini. Not strictly a modern quilter, Vanessa is much more! She is a seriously amazing…

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Mary Jane Hannaford - Wedding quilt 1922
26
Jun

Making the Australian Quilt NGV exhibit

I am so excited to officially announce that my Project 48 partner Linden and I have been invited to participate in the upcoming Making the Australian Quilt: 1800–1950 exhibit…

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Three indigo squares hanging on the line
19
Jun

Indigo dyeing workshop fun

Have you ever dyed fabric with indigo dye? Yesterday I got to try my hand at indigo dying and I really, really loved it. I've got…

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Log Cabin05
12
Jun

But I’m not creative!

I can't tell you how many times I have the same conversation with 'non-makers'. Right after I tell them about my love for sewing and quilting…

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Keeping the kids busy when you are busy sewing
29
May

How to sew with small children around

You know what it's like, the minute you sit down and do something for yourself, the kids are all of a sudden interested in whatever you are doing.…

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Zak Foster
15
May

Zak Foster

I am so pleased to introduce  Zak Foster this month in the 'we are modern quilters' series. Based in Brooklyn, Zak is an incredibly talented modern…

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EPP04
08
May

How to English paper piece

Hand piecing is definitely a commitment, but a perfect portable and/or couch project. I love to sew when I am catching up on my stories on…

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