Category Archives: Blog

Road trip – 27th September to 14 October

Road trip to Cape Town and back! Hanlie Burger from Amafu, and myself will be on the road on Thursday 27th September for 17 days! We will be setting up pop-up shops and teaching in Bloemfontein, Kimberley, Beaufort West, Stellenbosch, Cape Town, Hermanus, Mossel Bay, Jeffrey’s Bay, Grahamstown, and finally in Aliwal North before returning […]

Ready for a new challenge?

Mystery Quilt-as-you-Go Challenge: Follow-up Eighteen of the Mystery Quilt-as-you-Go Challenge quilts were displayed at the annual Pietermaritzburg Garden show at the beginning of  September this year! It was a fantastic array of gorgeous and innovative quilts. We involved the public in the challenge by having them choose a quilt they liked best. By popular vote, […]

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, Clementine, NOT everyone can say “Life’s a beach”!). Bearing in mind that the Pietermaritzburg Garden Show […]

#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. I am late with this email and set of instructions – hopefully it won’t happen […]