12th June – 7th July 2019, solo exhibition at Timeless Textiles, Newcastle, Australia.

10th Oct – 4th Nov 2018 – Crossing Borders with Jette Clover, a group exhibition at Timeless Textiles.  The exhibition is the result of an 8 month online Master Class with Jette Clover from Germany, am really excited to be a participant in this Master Class.

10th Feb – 15th April 2018 – Art Quilt Australia 2017 exhibition is being exhibited at the Yarra Ranges Regional Museum.  So my two art quilts ‘Dancing Kangaroo Paws’ and ‘Layers, Labels and Paper Dolls No 2’ are heading back over the Tasman for another exhibition.

13-19th July 2018 – looking forward to facilitating a 3 day Thread Painting workshop – Linear Landscapes- at the ANZEG’s Embroidery Conference in Nelson – check out brochure and class information on

21/22 October 2017 – looking forward to facilitating “Adding Another Layer” workshop, Tauranga Patchwork and Quilting Guild.

9th Sept – 22nd Oct 2017 – Art Quilt Australia 2017, two of my art quilts are in the juried exhibition at the Queen Victoria ArtGallery, Launceston, Australia

13 Sept – 8 Oct 2017 – “Natures Exuberance”, a solo exhibition at Timeless Textiles, Newcastle.

7 -9th September 2017  – also at the Craft & Quilt Fair, Hamilton is the “Outrageous Orange” ANZEG Postbag Colour Challenge. My free machine embroidered piece, “Tulip Burst” is included in this exhibition.

7-9th September 2017 – my art quilt “Ode to Oz Flora”  will be exhibited with the travelling exhibition Made In Australia Flora and Fauna at the Craft and Quilt Fair, Claudelands Events Centre, Hamilton.


Just received the news that two of my art quilts have been accepted into the exhibition Art Quilt Australia 2017, being held at the Queen Victoria Art Gallery, Launceston, from 9th Sept – 22nd Oct 2017.

23rd June – 6 August 2017, Stitched Up, an invitational group exhibition at Timeless Textiles, Newcastle, Australia.

13th & 27th May 2017, looking forward to facilitating the “Finding the Extraordinary in the Ordinary” – an Art Quilt workshop for Bernina Sewing Centre, Tauranga.

20/21st May 2017 , looking forward to facilitating the “Finding the Extraordinary in the Ordinary” – a Thread Painting workshop, for the Taupo Quilt Makers.

28th March 2017, received news that my Art Quilt “Ode to Oz Flora” has been selected as a finalist in the Australasian Quilting Conventions 2017 Made In Australia Flora and Fauna challenge! It is also a travelling exhibition and my quilt will be on the road till the beginning of 2018 and may include an international trip to Mexico….

21st March 2017, looking forward to facilitating an Art Quilt workshop at Gordon Base Studios, Te Aroha.

Art Quilt Journey – a presentation of my journey with Tauranga Patchwork and Quilting Guild, 21st and 24th Feb.

My art quilt, Dancing Kangaroo Paws, has returned safely from its touring with World Quilt Competition XX to various venues in the USA.

My quilt “Peace by Piece” has been shipped and is on its way to the Blessington Academy exhibition in Brisbane, Australia on the 11,12th Feb 2017.

I’ve just received in the post the Australian Patchwork and Quilting Vol 26 No 3 magazine, which features my art quilt “‘Leafy’ Sea Dragon”.  I think it came out in July/August but my copy didn’t find me across the Tasman and they kindly sent me another.  Check it out on my blog.

Current NZ Quilter magazine has a write up on the NZ quilts that are being exhibited in the 2016 World Quilt Competition XX, and I’m delighted to see “Dancing Kangaroo Paws” has a viewing in the article.

22nd September 2016  Received news that one of my ‘Floral’ challenge quilts – ‘Peace Lily’ received a Merit Award. Its always nice to get acknowledgment and a prize!

15 & 17 October 2016. I am facilitating “Finding the Extra-ordinary in the Ordinary” thread painting workshop with NCEATA, Newcastle, Australia.  Looking forward to sharing those two days with participants and exploring thread painting techniques.

22-25th September 2016   Come and see the 12 x 12″ ‘Yellow’ and ‘Floral’ quilt challenge entries being exhibited at the Auckland Flower and Orchid Show. All for sale.

29th July 2016 – Received news that “Dancing Kangaroo Paws” has safely arrived in the USA.

3 June 2016 – My Art Quilt “Dancing Kangaroo Paws” has been accepted into the 2016 World Quilt Competition XX, New Hampshire, USA.  It will depart shortly and travel through at least four different venues before coming home again in January 2017.