Learn online with Deborah Louie

Last year decorative quilt artist and tutor Deborah Louie contacted me about setting up a website. She had a vision to diversify her teaching practice to include online classes. She also had plans to design some new quilting projects and to produce books and templates for those projects. Fast forward and today is launch day… Read More →

Karen Kay Buckley Australia Website

Here is the new website for Karen Kay Buckley Australia, distributor of Karen Kay Buckley products in Australia and New Zealand. Wendy was looking for a new portal for her wholesale customers and a fresh new design showcasing the range of Karen Kay Buckley products including Perfect Scissors, Perfect Circles and Perfect Adjustable Rulers. To… Read More →

Cathy Jack Coupland Website

I have long admired the vibrant artwork of thread painter extraordinaire Cathy Jack Coupland and have enjoyed working with her to set up her new website www.cathyjackcoupland.com and Facebook page www.facebook.com/cathyjackcouplandartist Check out her colourful portfolio and see her work up close and personal at the Bernina Australia stand at the Craft & Quilt Fair… Read More →

Sue de Vanny Artist Website

Sue de Vanny is an Australian mixed media artist based in Melbourne, Victoria. It’s been great fun to work with Sue to set up a website to showcase her paintings and textile art and to highlight her upcoming workshops.  Check it out and say hello on her newspage too! The artwork featured below won viewers’… Read More →

Is Your Website Mobile Friendly?

Do you have a tablet, smartphone or other mobile device with internet access?  A lot of people do.  Global web traffic from mobile devices is on the rise and, in the United States, the majority of digital media consumption now takes place in mobile apps (see Comscore report). Google highlighted how Mobile-friendly sites turn visitors… Read More →

Introducing Lois Parish-Evans

Lois Parish-Evans is a textile artist based in Newcastle, Australia. Central to her image-making is the sewing machine and her ability to ‘draw’ or ‘paint’ using thread and fabric.   Hence her byline “stitch by stitch – taking the line for a walk on the sewing machine”.  It has been my pleasure to work with Lois… Read More →

The Quilting Room Website

My latest web design assignment was for Helen Campbell of  The Quilting Room in South Australia.  Helen is an award winning long arm quilter.  The Quilting Room also provides fully-catered quilting retreats at Victor Harbor, South Australia and has an exciting line up of workshops in 2014 with Katrina Hadjimichael, Lisa Walton, Deborah Louie and… Read More →

Monica Johnstone Website

It’s nearly seven years since I was making a farewell quilt for  my friend Monica she returned to the United States to take up her dream job.  In the intervening years, we have kept in regular contact via e-mail, blogging and Facebook.  Then, back in April 2013, she joined me for a workshop in Paducah… Read More →

New Beth Miller Website

A month or two ago, Beth Miller contacted me with a story that will be familiar to many textile artists. She had a website but it was out of date and a bit tired in places. It had been set up by a family member who is now busy with other things. Beth wanted to… Read More →

Launch of Rasa Mauragis Website

It’s more than 10 years since my brother helped me set up my first website so that I could share my latest quilting creations. These days it is easier than ever to establish an online presence with blogging and social media tools. It gives me great pleasure to assist others in this endeavour. My latest… Read More →