Wednesday, 12 May 2010

show time..........

our local show has come to an end.....part of why I have been busy lately...........I helped steward the sewing section this year...........I really enjoyed it........hopefully we can get a few more entries in more sections next year..........
.....I got the binding finished on this quilt in time to prizes but I will try and take some pics over the next few days to show you it better......
remember this one I did last year............. 2nd in the flannel quilt section.............
and I am very excited as I managed to win the Champion in the "local" photography section.........a few other first and seconds...........lots of had some entires and a few wins in different sections...........
Luckily the weather has been wonderful for the show this year...............last year was a terrible wash out and the usual saying in town in bring on the show as it is bound to was so nice to wander around with lovely weather............and I also brought some chooks while at the show.............(like you do)............can't wait to pick them up and will show you some photos..........they are beautiful...........
Catch you later..............
PS winter is definitely here today..........the fire is lit and keeping us warm............


  1. Sounds like a wonderful time...congrats on winning the photography section...think you did a great job of your quilts & can't wait to see the chooks.

  2. Lovely quilts Chooky.
    And Congrats on the photography win... although i'm not surprised as you always have beautiful photos!

  3. Congrats on your wins Chooky!
    x Sarah
    PS: Love your mushroom pics :+)

  4. So nice that you won, especially since so many people reading your blogs around the world enjoy them.

  5. Congrats on your wins! Both quilts are gourgeous!
    You must show us the winning photo!

  6. Congrats on your win Chooky, love your quilt though, thatis stunning.
    Pleased it was a great time for you all. Can't wait to the the new members of the family when you pick them up.
    hugs Deb

  7. Your quilts look great...congrats on the awards...not a surprise but very well deserved!

  8. Glad you enjoyed the show, they are so much fun, so much to see and so many people to chat to.
    Congratulations on Champion for your photography! and for second for your flannel quilt! The LeJardin (??) quilt looks lovely.
    What sort of chooks did you buy???
    Yes, cold here too and NO fire yet....need to crack a whip over that husband of mine to get us some wood....

  9. Congratulations on the wins! You deserve it!
    Glad the weather was nice for the show - nothing like a good country show!

  10. Congratulations on having all those entries and all your prizes! COngratulations to Fairy Girl and Book Worm too! Well done!

    Sounds like the day was perfect!

  11. Congrats on your wins Chooky!
    The chooks will be going to a great home..
    Getting cooler here too, but still not much rain.
    Julia ♥

  12. Wonderful news - I have just been looking at your barbed wire!
    Hugs - Lurline♥

  13. That quilt should have got a 1st it looks great, how I miss the country show, looked forward each year to ours when I was a kid, hate the Easter show, way too expensive.
    Looking forward to seeing those lovely chook pics

  14. well done Donna, very well deserved indeed!!
    lovely lovely quilts.
    ...'n' winter well on it's way here as well, mountains are starting to look a bit snow covered, and certainly we are waking up to some very chilly frosty mornings! YIKES!!

  15. Congrats on your Win at the Show..Your Quilts look Lovely Especially Love the Flannel one...

  16. congrats on the win, I do love the quilt from last year

  17. congratulations
    and love the flannel quilt yes winter is her
    going to Esk today and it will be cool out there

  18. Congrats on your winnings:)

  19. Well done on the wins. Show comps are fun to enter. And you're right about getting more people to enter. I used to enter the boiled fruit cake section in our show. There was one lady who was fabulous. Won lots. I was ever so glad when they made her a judge! It gave the rest of us a chance.

  20. Congrats on your wins! toni xxx

  21. Sounds like a great time at the show! Congrats on the wins!

  22. Congrats on your prizes. The quilts look great. love the photos.

  23. Congratulations on your wins! It's always such a great feeling! Cheers!

  24. Congratulations on your wins. Love your secret photography of your ribbon. xx

  25. Congratulations on your wins. Love your secret photography of your ribbon. xx


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