New Zealand 2017 - part the second . . The Journey into Printing Blocks. Cutting Edge Textiles - Ngaruawahia.
Cutting Edge Textiles A very hard working and exciting group based in Ngaruawahia. I had been looking forward to seeing Margherita Alan again. We first met when she attended one of my classes at the excellent Quilt Symposium in Palmerston North in 2015. Since then we have be organising this workshop and the one following. Finally we are here - and it has happened - what a fabulous 2 days we had. The workshop was The Journey into Printing Blocks. Just look at the size of the room we had to work in - and all the materials and tools were so organised, just brilliant. Margherita is on the far left of this photo - she could hardly contain her excitement over the 2 days - she was a joy to watch. The group getting stuck into The Journey. Starting to build up the lines and marks. Admiring the finished Journeys all lined up together. The Journeys. The Journey is my own design exercise that I developed teaching Experimental Textiles. I