Sunday, August 17, 2014

Saturday workshop with Barb Smith

We were picked up by the wonderful Tracee - she is amazing - she drives us all over the place - so nice to sit back and relax!! So off we went to pick up Tania and headed off to Ringwood, very, very photo heavy post 'cos I wanted to share nearly every photo !!! Oh dear!!
We have arrived!!!

Tania's goodie bag.....

Barb beginning her talk....

..double labelled Shez!!...Tee hee!!...

Tania has been shopping already!!

Barb demonstrating what to do with the luggage tags we have in out goodie bags....

..picture frames....

I have painted and stamped....very much enjoyed this!!..

The Lovely Melody and Shez...enjoying life!!!

Next demo from Barb, painting and stamping the back of the canvas frame to make use of the window in the back...

I have jumped a bit here - this is painting on the linen....Mel and Tania concentrating in the back ground!!

Some of Barb's beautiful work...love this heart...

and fabric book....

picture frames...

painted fabric with buttons...so pretty...love the rabbits...

Shez busy at the stamping table....

Tracee busy working....

Mel having a wonderful time.....she has such an infectious smile....

my finished canvas frame....happy with this one....
Barb demonstrating stencilling onto fabric..


here goes Shez....

stencil comes off.....

beautiful Shez....

Melody doing her stencilling....

Maria showing us her stencilling...


here goes Tania....

beautiful!!

Tania busy at work again....

the lovely Shez and Maria the pocket rocket!!

and guess who photo bombed!! Ha ha!!

I was very lucky to be given a beautiful hand towel with an added piece of fabric - purple is such a fav colour with me!! And some lovely soap and hand cream,  many thanks Shez you have spoilt me!!

These are my treasures from Theadora Cleave - love these buttons!!!

My painted and stamped linen....this might become a journal cover...still thinking on that one... had the best day out so much fun and laughter thanks to Shez, Tania, Tracee, Melody and Maria and of course the lovely Barb Smith and Karen from Mrs Martins Quilt Shop.
Have a great day!

10 comments:

Leeanne said...

Oh I would love to go to one of Barbs workshops..............looks like you all had a fabulous time. Love the cute aprons you were wearing.

Chookyblue...... said...

looks like a great work shop................

shez said...

It was such an awesome time Sue,i had a ball with my friends and i found Barb's class very interesting and lots of fun and of course Karen is so awesome at organising these fun events,see you saturday my friend.xx

marina said...

looks like it was a wonderful workshop, lots of loveliness made and super company to boot!

Michelle Ridgway said...

Oh it looked like a fabulous day. Loved all the photos and seeing lots of blogging friends x

Elyte said...

What a great workshop. Something a little bit different and some new skills learnt. Look forward to hearing more next week.

Fiona said...

what a fun and different workshop... lots of new things learnt..... and great to be with such fun company too..
Hugz

Farm Gate Creations said...

Thanks for a great day...looking forward to our next adventure.

Lyn said...

What a whole lot of fun you look like you were having..especially good company i imagine!

Christine M said...

Looks like you had a fabulous time.