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Sunday, October 21, 2012


Edit : Far Out!!! Don't you hate that? I've been up in Hervey Bay visiting the Oldies and tried to post from there however Hervey Bay's wireless Internet is c#*p and didn't load the photos properly.
Hope this is better. Thanks for persevering.

Every year the Queensland Quilters present a challenge to their members and the resulting entries are exhibited at the Quilt Show.
I'm always amazed at the variety of ways that these talented ladies approach the challenge and the fabulous quilts that are the result.

Here is this year's challenge:

(You can make it bigger by clicking on it if you have trouble reading it).

and this is the fabric that was chosen for them to use this year.

Now, just look at all the different ways the material has been used in these quilts.

Soooo clever !!

A change from the dominant blue.

Aren't they amazing?

And to think they all came from the same piece of material!!



  1. What's happened? I can't see the photos! Is it me or is there really a problem?

  2. I cant see any photos either, hope you can fix the prob

  3. I think you might have to resize them Helsie, I'm getting the "still trying to load" icon.
    I'll be back, I really want to see these quilts :-)

  4. I cant see them either.Hope you can get the problem sorted . Im itching to see more lovelies!

  5. Sorry folks . Hope this is better !!!

  6. Oh my, I have never, I mean NEVER seen such beautiful pieces of fabric art. They are way too creative to be called quilts. Fabric Art, yes!!!

  7. Now the photos are visible and well worth the wait! Lovely interpretations. Hope to see some good quilts in France later this week too.

  8. fabulous! the post is much better with the pbotos!

  9. Wow. I love that people have come up with their own unique (and gorgeous) answer. I'm sure there's a metaphor for life there.