My name is Charlotte, sometimes known as Ms Lottie, occasionally as The Slightly Mad Quilt Lady. This is my blog, where you'll find me writing a lot about my quilting and textile arts and a little about my family's life in a small seaside town in New Zealand. Haere mai!

Saturday, August 2, 2014

Off on a Quilt Retreat

This weekend I'm retreating.  I'm at a quilt retreat that has a two day class involved.  And it's right up my alley, with discharge using decolourant paste, using stencils and a bit of paint.  Our tutor is Jaqui Karl and she's doing a great job of encouraging us to try new things.


Above is my bits and pieces while I tried out different arrangements.  And below is quilting in progress. Apologies for hideous photos and a weird blog post but I'm using the Blogger ap.  have to make do when you're out and about.  


Now I'm off to have a glass of wine and some dinner.  Have a great weekend!



7 comments:

  1. Have a great weekend, lucky you!

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  2. Love what you have done with the discharging technique and hope you enjoyed your weekend and your glass of wine!

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  3. Great to catch up over the weekend. All the best with the big move :-)

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  4. Hope the rest of your weekend went well, Charlotte. Sure looks like you were having a great time playing.

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  5. These look great!, on their own and together.

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