Neptune’s Necklace #2


Tonight is the opening of Australia Wide Four, a juried exhibition of members’ work presented by Ozquilt Network Inc. I am delighted that my work Neptune’s Necklace #2 (40x40cm) was selected. The exhibition runs at Gallery M in Adelaide until 21 November 2014 and continues on tour until mid-2016. Alternatively, you can view the exhibition […]

Striped Serendipity


one fat quarter=just enough for a striped binding=serendipity

Technology and YOUR Creative Practice


I am finalising my presentation on Technology and Your Creative Practice for the Ozquilt Network Threads of Change Forum (Adelaide, 25 October) and the Quilt Study Group of NSW (Sydney, 8 November).  My goal is to share tools, skills and resources that I find useful in the creation of my artwork and the administration of […]

Invitation to Australia Wide Four Premiere

AUSTRALIA WIDE FOUR, a members’ exhibition presented by Ozquilt Network Inc, premieres at Gallery M in Adelaide from 5-8pm on 24 October 2014.  I will be there and you are invited too!

Invitation to Threads of Change: Ozquilt Network Forum 25 October


I am currently preparing my presentation Technology and your Creative Practice for the forthcoming forum THREADS OF CHANGE: ART QUILTS.  There are still spaces available at this  one-day forum on 25 October 2014, a professional development and networking event sponsored by Ozquilt Network Inc.  Other activities include a silent auction of art and textile treasures, […]

Return of Australia Quilts


After an unscheduled sojourn in a Sydney warehouse, while the shipping company sorted out their paperwork, the Australia Quilts exhibit finally returned to Copacabana early on Wednesday afternoon. Phew! The boxes are a little battered but the contents are safe and sound: And I have the all-important ATA carnet so that I can get the […]

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Brenda in Living Colour!


Hello, my name is Brenda and I will be your guide to Living Colour! at the Brisbane Craft and Quilt Fair. There is a curator floor talk at 1.30pm each day but I am happy to talk any time. Thank you to all my blog readers who have stopped by to say hello. You really […]

Sashiko Stitching


I am accompanying the Living Colour! exhibit on tour to the Brisbane Craft & Quilt Fair. I knew I wanted a stitching project to work on while I look after the exhibit but I did not have time to pull dome supplies together before I left home. Be Be Bold to the rescue and I […]

Join me for Living Colour! In Brisbane


Today, I was back in curator mode. I winged my way to Brisbane where I set up the Living Colour! at the Craft & Quilt Fair that opens tomorrow (Wednesday) and runs until Sunday. How satisfying to transform those blacks walls into colour. Can you see the rainbow?! I will be presenting a curator floor […]