Paula Rafferty showed how to make fabric pictures using the Laura Wasilowski technique.
|Some of the bright colours used by Paula in her demo.|
Grania Preston showed how to do paper lamination.
|Here's Grania soaking her paper laminated fabric in water|
Claire Lynch gave 2 demo's. One demo showed how to make paper beads and the other how to use glue as a resist when painting/dyeing fabrics.
We also had a lot of show and tell on the night.
|A small selection of the show and tell on the night|
|A baby quilt made by one of our younger members|
|Isabelle Maher showing her hand-made teddy|
One of our new members Ruth Bourke showed us this lovely Halloween quilt she recently finished. Ruth also showed us a cushion she made using the economy block which is a bit hit on quilting blogs at the moment.
|Halloween Quilt by Ruth Bourke|
Paula Rafferty showed some quilts that has recently finished off. This quilt was made from a Jelly Roll, using the quick strip-piecing technique mentioned to us by Edwina Mackinnon during her talk last year.
Paula also showed this lovely Christmas quilt.