One of the highlights will be a 3-day workshop at the end of September taught Peggy Wilson of Ashton, Ontario. There are just a few more spaces available, so contact Michelle if you'd like to attend.
Some other events of interest:
Timeless Treasures Quilt Show, Langford, BC, April 17-18
Sewing & Stitchery Expo, Puyallup, WA, February 6-March 1
The Cloth-a-Dollics challenge this month was "Let's Dance" won by Cathy Kess with her fabulous flapper in a red dress, "Dance...like no-one is watching!"
Here are the pics:
|First Prize: "Dance...like no-one is watching" by Cathy Kess.|
Pattern by Sharon Mitchell.
|"The Dancing Queen" by Maida Neilson. |
Pattern by Karen Shifton.
|The Dance of Love "Miss Lila Love Berry" by Maria Roxborough.|
|"Angel Hair" by Barb Swain. |
Patterns by Julie McCullogh and Ute Vasina, (two views of the doll).
|Let's Dance by Jane Smith.|
|"Autumn Waltz" designed and made by Elaine Hennecker.|
|Unfinished dancing dolls by Maureen McIntosh.|
|By Gail Arsenault. |
Pattern by Gretchen Lima.
|"Bunny Sofia-Marie" by Maria Roxborough. |
Pattern from "The Hughston Collection".
Click to read more about this doll on Maria's blog.
|"Ballerina Pair" made by Sandy Taylor bought at Handmade House in Saskatoon. |
Proudly owned by Sharon Adam.
|Pattern by Ute Vasina.|
|"Peter the Pack Rat" by Gail Arsenault.|
Pattern by Ute Vasina.
|"Stanley" by Barb Swain. Pattern by Ute Vasina.|
|Our Christmas Gift Exchange dolls.|
|"Naoki's Angel" made for Naoki by Maida Neilson.|
|Felted dolls brought from Kurdistani Georgia by Maureen's daughter.|
|Doll brought from Riga, Lithuania, by Maureen's daughter.|
|Crocheted animal hat by Maria Roxborough.|