It has been quite a while since my last post. The garden has taken most of my time, between weeding and planting and of course the bees… It is a steep learning curve and fascinating. To my question will my bees swarm I had neither a yes or no and now I know why, basically… View more
In Switzerland they are so hot it’s not funny and here I am seriously thinking of knitting some jumpers for my chicken and scarves for the bees…. At least the sewing is going very well lots done, and lots more to do .. I am fencing my chicken in ( cannot let them run wild… View more
Time to go back to more serious quilting , so I did start two new projects plus the broderie Perse and of course the chooks. As the garden is still dormant I can spend more time sewing. And for those who know me I am doing hexagons ( yep, but I don’t think I’ll ever… View more
At the moment I am playing with fabrics and colours that I don’t use often, you can follow the progress on Facebook under Wattlebird Designs or on Instagram ( wattlebirdvero) , it is all free hand no pattern…. very liberating. This coming Saturday you can find me teaching at Sewn and Quilted, a choice of… View more
Tough decision but I had to close the online shop, you can still find my patterns at the listed retailers or send me an email. Autumn is here with its fallen leaves, wind and hopefully rain. My bees are staying more and more in the hive ( I am concern with keeping them warm, maybe… View more
Which one would be the best ? Lequel choisir ?
How time is flying when busy, my mum came and went ( nearly a month ago) and I have been on the run to finish my next quilt since. We did receive our bees between in December and it has been a tremendous experience to look after the hive. I wasn’t prepared for the heavenly perfume… View more
Here it is the little blue bird, free to any good home. I will let you work out the colours, it is a splendid blue wren, lots of blues and turquoise and of course black. Merry Christmas and a Happy and safe New Year 2017 Download the PDF file Et voici enfin le petit oiseau bleu,… View more