Creative Craft Retreat 2013

crochet owl softie

Last weekend I spent the weekend crafting with a wonderful group of women. Some of them were friends already and others were new friends. It was the annual Creative Craft Retreat at Lake Perseverance and as always it was fabulous. The last couple of years I have taught patchwork quilting classes at this event but […]

Creative Craft Retreat 2013

patchwork class

Each year I help to organise the Creative Craft Retreat. This is a crafty weekend for women held at the beautiful Lake Perseverance outside Crow’s Nest, about an hours drive from Toowoomba in South East Queensland. The weekend is a chance to learn a new craft skill or work on a project from your stash […]

Textured Artwork

texture art 1

Each year at Creative Craft Retreat there is a class that gets lots of people “watching it” – you know, wandering past regularly to see what they are doing, or stopping for a chat at that table, or admiring from a distance as they head for lunch. Sometimes it is because the craft the class […]

Quilting at Craft Retreat 2012

half square triangle quilt

Last weekend I had a fabulous time teaching a patchwork and quilting class out at Creative Craft Retreat. I’ve been talking about this retreat off and on now all year as I planned my class quilt and then when I finished my Christmas Triangles Quilt. My class basically created a half square triangle quilt out […]

More from Craft Retreat

tag along teddies bear

While I was teaching my quilting class at Craft Retreat, there were two other classes running. One was making bears with the lovely Kris. Kris has her patterns available at Tag Along Teddies. This year the class were working on Olive and Finnegan. The bears were beautiful! She also writes a blog at Tag Along […]

Quilting at Craft Retreat

charm square sashing quilt

What a fabulous weekend I’ve had! I dropped the kids at Mum’s on Friday and spent the weekend at the Creative Craft Retreat at Lake Perseverance. It wasn’t the first time I had attended but it was the first time I was teaching a class – beginner quilting. I had three lovely students and they […]

Nearly ready for Craft Retreat

quilt class baby easy

Creative Craft Retreat 2011 is this weekend. I can’t wait! Sample quilts for the class I’m teaching Items for the craft stall from my shop Yoyo Christmas tree packs for those who finish early First Aid kit and cutting mats – hopefully unrelated items! Flannel baby wraps for the craft stall All these shots were […]