Friday, November 26, 2010

Australian Quilt Market


I can't tell you how absolutely exhausted I was after two whole days at the Melbourne AQM!

last Friday afternoon there I was setting up my part of the Creative Abundance stand, I can't tell you what amazingly talented company I was in! truly inspirational

I was so happy to meet so many lovely people who love my designs, always a relief!
and a real treat to meet a few people who's work I have admired for many years.

I was even given a few treats to have a play with, Anni Downs from Hatched and Patched gave me three bundles of her gorgeous felted wool to try, I am in love with the colours and the wool is so soft. I can't wait to start sketching and playing with ideas.

It was also a pleasure to meet Pam from Cottage Garden Threads who gave me two gorgeous skeins of her variegated threads to try.


All together a great show, already starting to plan for next year!

I still have one more design to write up before the end of the year so better get back to it.

Until next time

Blessings

Simone

3 comments:

  1. Congratulations on a beautiful display at AQM. It was lovely to meet you and wonderful to see your designs "in the flesh". Your range of patterns are just gorgeous! Kind regards, Melissa.

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  2. Hi Melissa,
    It was an absolute pleasure to meet you, I have adored your button in the past and look forward to seeing your new creations. All the best with 'One Day In May'

    Simone

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  3. Hi Simone,

    I know how exhausting just attending a quilt festival is, let alone being a vendor.

    The wool is gorgeous. I bought a few pieces of hand dyed wool at a quilt show I attended a year ago and still have most of it. Like everybody else, I just have too many projects going on!

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