The Aurifil stand had some good price deals for the show. As I always use it for piecing, I treated myself to a cone and a couple of pretty 40w threads for quilting.
|'Birchfield' by Elaine Doyle|
|'Bay of Joy'|
|'Bay of Joy' close up|
I was delighted to see that an Irish girl had made this amazing winning quilt.
|'Dear Jane, It's the 21st Century'|
Valarie Mullally, Ireland
Winner Contemporary Quilts
2nd Prize Amateur Quilt of the Year
My friend Margaret Ashford from Derry made this amazing miniature four-poster bed with the little married couple reading the papers. One is our local paper The Derry Journal and the other is Irish Quilt and Craft Magazine from The Fennel Shed.
'Blue like a Wedgewood'
See you soon.