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Monday, April 16, 2018

Good morning folks. I wasn't sure which blog to post this on as it's relevant to art and stitching. On Friday I did my roster at the Logan Art Gallery for the Queensland Wildlife Artist's Society Exhibition. I did a bit of demonstrating.
And whilst there had some lovely visitors.
You may know this lady...
Chooky from CHOOKYBLUE popped in to see me and the exhibition......so very nice to spend some time having a good old natter. Also extremely lovely of Chooky to come out of her way to come visit on her Commonwealth games journey.
My Grandies came also to check out what I was doing.....it must have been riveting going by the concentration on their faces lol! Thanks family xx

Chooky recently organised and hosted with a friend a retreat at Barrandine in NSW. The lovely SUSAN from Susan's Sewing Space arranged for the retreaters and a couple of extras to make a block each from this pattern.
As a surprise for Chooky....she told me she was thrilled to bits with all the blocks and gave me permission to share them and my block. So here we are....some of you will have already seen them.
All the blocks gathered....
And my little block who I think was called Helga....
Very cute chooks! And perfect for a lady who loved this pattern and loves chooks!
I have finished 2 more Angel Story blocks.
TILLIE The Tealady.
And CHARLOTTE The Shopper.
Sarah the Quilter is ready for stitchery and the last block is all cut out....nearly there!
I received some lovely mail too.....I had ordered a new book and it had sold out....so I was waiting.....patiently....no not really....for it to come back into stock.....yay!
Well that's what I have been up to.
Enjoy your day.
Namaste and Blessings Michelle xxx

16 comments:

  1. Good morning my lovely friendwhat a lovely post ,so glad chooky got to visit you,think i heard the laughing all the way down here,lol. Gee you are whipping through your angel story blocks,well done my friend and glad you had a lovely time at the Gallery,hope you are feeling better now,Namaste my friend xx

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  2. Michelle I love you're Angel blocks. I saw two of these quilts completed at Chooky's retreat - they were gorgeous. The soft pretty fabrics look fantastic. How nice to catch up with Chooky...she really gets around!!!! xx

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  3. Busy lady. Love your Angel blocks & the chook block. Hugs, xx

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  4. A good mix of stitching and drawing. Lovely to see you in your element with drawing and delightful to see all the chooks, too.

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  5. Hi Michelle. I love Helga!!!!!!!!!! Great block, my friend. Enjoy. Kisses.

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    1. Thank you Mia....they are very cute chookies xx

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  6. I was so annoyed that I had to be in Sydney whilst Chooky was here....but I'm sure you had a great visit.

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  7. Love all your blocks and glad you had some wonderful visitors to the exhibition.

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  8. Your blocks look wonderful Michelle. Great that you had some friends & family pop into the exhibition. That book looks most interesting too!

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  9. How lovely of you doing a demo. I don't know if I'd be able to do anything with people watching me lol. Your book looks interesting. I msy have to google it to see what it is about. Love your angels. I dressed a couple last night. Looove your chook!

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  10. What an interesting day, Michelle! Love those chookies.....lots of fun.

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  11. Great to have some art time and be visited by friends and family.... angel story is coming along so nicely too...
    Hugz

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  12. Oh, it is all go here :-) I like your chicken, and angel blocks. How many left to do?
    xx

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  13. What a fun chicken quilt! Love your block.

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  14. Was wonderful to be able to see the exhibition and esp your art hanging........
    The Chook block is so special......so pleased you could be part of it......its such a treasure......

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  15. What a lovely surprise to have a visitor. I think we all had fun making our chook blocks. Your angels are progressing nicely.

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