Author: Jane

The great reveal

Almost half the year gone already…and winter is upon us! For some,  this means donning an extra layer or three of woolly warmers, but for others just a light cardi to complement our normal uniform of shorts and slops (No,

#5 is here!

The best laid plans of mice and men…. Sometimes life gets in the way, unplanned and unexpected circumstances cause us to stop our busy-ness, reassess our focus and decide what is actually important, urgent, or absolutely necessary! So my apologies.

Nearly half way!

…..and Autumn is upon us!  Here on the farm, the evenings are getting crisper, and each morning the mist lies upon the field and shrouds each hilltop with its own pale scarf. It seems fitting then, as we stand on

Mystery Quilt Challenge #3

“Rest is not idleness, and to lie sometimes on the grass under trees on a summer’s day, listening to the murmur of the water, or watching the clouds float across the sky, is by no means a waste of time.” 

The mystery continues……….

A single rose can be my garden… a single friend, my world.   Leo Buscaglia   The mystery continues…. Hopefully by now, you’ve all completed your applique blocks and are ready for the next set of instructions. This month’s technique is

Mystery Sampler Quilt

Life’s little mysteries…. Daily life is constantly full of mysteries, such as where you left your car keys, or why the fridge is empty when you did shopping yesterday or how to dispose of all those fabric scraps in the

Quilt to exhibit, it’s worthwhile!

Whether you quilt for business or pleasure it is always worthwhile entering in quilt exhibitions, shows or contests. Not only are there prizes to be won from exhibiting your quilts, but it also generates awareness of this addictive hobby, displaying