The drive there was beautiful. So much scenery to take in but nowhere to stop and take photos. I took this through the windscreen hoping to show how steep the area is.
Eventually we found the showground pavilion and the quilts were well worth the drive. Apart from the difficulties taking photos (the aisles were so close together), there was lots to photograph. Several collages to follow.
|so much stitching in the bird on this pic....and there were about 12 different varieties of bird on the quilt|
|the baskets above were paper pieced and each one was differently pieced. some were the tiniest little squares....and so neat.|
|I loved the cat quilt in this selection but gave my viewers choice to the William Morris Design. The applique was exquisite and I also loved the colours.|
|The Lynette Anderson "home sweet home" quilt above was very sweet and I think I might source the pattern and do it myself|
|I really loved the stripped quilt above. It was so eye catching with the bright spring fabrics and I thought the addition of the ruffles was very clever and different.|
|The optical illusion quilt set in caleidoscopes was amazing and I awarded this my 2nd viewers choice award (which really belonged to Hubby). It was so well done that I struggled to see how the blocks were pieced together.|
Yes, I really had a good time at this show. Hubby and I had a toasted sandwich and coffee in town and I took some photos of this gorgeous little cottage garden outside the shops.
|Extinct volcanic plugs making up the Glasshouse Mountains|
|my "ticket" to the quilt show|