Straight after lunch yesterday I went up to Katikati ( 20 minutes drive away ) to the Quilt Garden Party at Katipatch. It was a scorching hot day but there was shade . ( oh so lucky with the weather! )
There were 2 indentical ones side by side - that happens when you make themin a ckass. I loved them, the colours really went well together.
Quilting is a wonderful hobby for me. I love the beautiful fabric and colours - my artistic side comes alive.
I have lived in Te Puna near Tauranga
since 1978. Recently retired after 40 years working on our own small orchard where we grew Kiwifruit and Avocados for export. We have a large garden and grow many fruit, nuts, vegetables and flowers.Our new property runs down to an estuary.. When I was young I was a teacher and particularly liked teaching art. I have also worked in the Kiwifruit Industry in Quality Control and Auditing. I love to create and am currently passionate about patchwork and quilting. I sew by hand and using my Bernina Aurora 440 machine.
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