Annette shares her yummy slice recipe
30 Jatz biscuits
1 cup caster sugar
1 pkt pecan nuts (1 cup approx)
3 egg whites
Beat egg whites and gradually add sugar until stiff peaks are formed.
Crush jats biscuits and nuts
Fold in biscuits and nuts into the egg whites.
Place into a greased slice tray
Bake for 20 mins in a moderate oven.
Top with whipped cream and a crumbled flake chocolate
22nd July 2012 – Coat hangers with Chris
19th August 2012 - Pin Cushion Day - Jenny
We ask you all to bring your pincushion collection. I am sure you all have more than one, if not bring your one and only or your favourite or your most unusual or all of them………
You will get to make 2 pin cushions
1. Heart from a fat quarter and a metre of cord
2. English paper piecing pyramid pin cushion from 2 contrasting fat eighths , button, tassel or trinket is optional for decoration
Bring the requirements for each pin cushion your basic sewing supplies and some toy filler for 2 pin cushions. You may complete these quite quickly so you may want to bring some UFO’s
23nd September 2012 - Iron bag Gail C
21st October 2012 - Fat quarter quilt - Karen Dunmill and Gail Clarke
4 fat quarters and 4 contrasting fabrics - recycled object due
Recycled Project Due
25th November 2012 - Open Day 9.00am to 1.00pm - ALL
The idea is to show off and promote McIntyre Quilters. We will hang some quilts , and some of us will be sewing as a demonstration.
Please bring a plate of something that can be put with a cuppa.
We will have a raffle at the door. So could you all please make a small hand made item to place in the raffle basket.
There will be no entry fee.
A cuppa will be available for a gold coin.
This is to be followed by our Christmas Party from 1.00 – 4.00 approx - no presents please. Please bring a plate of food to share for lunch..
The small hand made object for the raffle is in place of a gift.
Mystery Embroidery Challenge is Due
|4 fat quarters quilt- Karen Dunmill|
|Gail C's teddy quilt|
|Close up of Teddy quilt by Gail C|
|Jo W's Heart Pin cushion for August|
|Top marks to Chris for the neatest sewing kit .....wow....|
|Jo B is working on a secret challenge .....|
|Newest member Vee tries out her new machine ....|
|Jo W was working on a Bronwyn Squires wall hanging.|
|Mix it up with Gail C's flower appliqué|
|I just had to be in it as well ...|