A Time for all Seasons
75" x 75" (191cm x 191cm)
Time marches on and the seasons change but sometimes we are too busy to notice how beautiful nature is.
Hand embroidered and hand appliqued crazy quilt using silk and cotton fabrics and threads.
Machine Quilted by me on a domestic sewing machine
1st Victorian Quilters Showcase 2016
Runner up to Best of Show Vic Quilters Showcase 2016
Excellence in Emboidery and Embellishment-Vic Quilters Showcase 2016
Finalist Houston (USA) Quilt Festival 2016
44" x 61" (113cm x 162cm)
Hand embroidered Crazy Quilt using silk fabric for the crazy quilting blocks and cotton fabric for the background.
Machine quilted by me on my domestic sewing machine.
1st Victorian Quilters Showcase 2013
Excellence in Embroidery and Embellishment- Vic Quilters 2013
Finalist in Houston Quilt Festival 2013
Finalist in AQS Paducah 2014
Honourable Mention Traditional- World Quilt Show 2014
Viewer's Choice- Waverley Patchworkers 2014
Crazy about Christmas detail
79.5" x 80.5" (202cm x 205cm)
A contemporary crazy quilt depicting elements of the Asian culture.
All embroidery and motifs were made using the free motion machine thread painting technique.
Commercial cotton and silk and hand dyed silk fabric.
Machine quilted with silk and metallic thread.
Best of Show Victorian Quilters Showcase 2010
Excellence in embroidery and embellishment. Victorian Quilters Showcase 2010
Honorable Mention in IQA Houston USA 2010
Best of Australia in World Quilt Show. USA 2012
Eastern Elements detail
79" x 79" (200cm x 200cm)
A contemporary crazy quilt made by machine depicting the signs of the zodiac.
All embroidery and motifs are free motion machine thread painted.
Cotton, rayon, poly and silk thread.
machine quilted with silk thread.
Best of Show Victorian Quilters Showcase 2009
Finalist IQA Houston 2011
Finalist AQS Paducah 2011
Star Crazy detail
Crazy about Gardens2007.
39" x 39" (100cmx 100cm)
Cotton, rayon and polyester threads.
Machine quilted with silk thread.
Chosen for the Down Under Quilts Magazine 2008 Calendar.
Crazy about gardens detail
Crazy About Spring.
64ins x 50ins (163cm x 127cm)
Crazy Quilt made by machine using free-motion embroidery for motifs and the seam stitching. Hand beaded and machine quilted.
Honorable Mention in IQA 'Celebrate Spring' Chicago 2008.
Crazy about Spring detail
Crazy about Ballet
73" x 73" ( 188cm x 188cm)
A hand embroidered Crazy quilt with each block depicting a different ballet.
Giselle, Swan lake, The Nutcracker, Romeo and Juliet, La Fille Mal Gardee, Don Quixote, La Sylphide, Cinderella and Sleeping Beauty.
Hand embroidered with cotton and silk thread.
Machine quilted with silk thread.
Viewer's Choice Award Waverley Patchworkers 2008.
1st Place Embellishment Category IQA Houston USA 2009.
Included in the 500 Traditional Quilts Book
Crazy about Ballet detail
Quilting All Over the World
87" x 87" (219cm x 219cm)
Hand Embroidered Crazy Quilt, Domestic Machine Quilted
Quilt featuring countries from around the world. Countries represented are Australia,
North America, South America, China, Japan, South Africa, Egypt, England and India
2nd Innovative (amateur) Victorian Quilters 2005
2nd Viewer's Choice Victorian Quilters 2005
1st Viewer's Choice Waverley Patchworkers 2006
1st Mixed Techniques IQA Houston USA 2007
Viewer's Choice Glen Waverley Rotary Show 2009
Quilting all over the World detail
Crazy about Australia
60" x 60" (153cm x 153cm)
Hand embroidered crazy quilt celebrating life in Australia
Machine quilted on a domestic machine
1st First Time Entrant - Victorian Quilters 2004
Viewer's Choice - Victorian Quilters 2004
Crazy about Australia detail